Cervical Cancer News

Could Making Cancer Screening Simpler Increase Women's Risk? - NPR



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Could Making Cancer Screening Simpler Increase Women's Risk? 
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Latina and black women already have the highest rates of cervical cancer in the U.S., and more than half of women with the disease were not screened in the five years before their diagnosis, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
USPSTF Proposes New Guidelines for Cervical Cancer Screening Cancer Network

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School vaccinations 'cut cervical cancer alerts by 41%' - BBC News



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School vaccinations 'cut cervical cancer alerts by 41%' 
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The number of young women in Scotland showing early signs of potential cervical cancer has dropped by 41% since a school vaccination programme was introduced, researchers have said. The University of Aberdeen study looked at women who had ...
Planned Parenthood to offer free cervical cancer tests in Jacksonville Florida Times-Union
Dr. Zamarin on the Role of Vaccines in Cervical Cancer OncLive
Vaccination produces huge drop in early cervical cancer signs Medical Xpress
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Co-Test for Cervical Cancer - U.S. News & World Report



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Co-Test for Cervical Cancer 
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Each year, more than 12,800 women are diagnosed with invasive cervical cancer because of the Pap test (also called Pap smear), or Pap test combined with the test for the human papillomavirus, or HPV. Current medical guidelines recommend that women ...
Lab Industry Reacts to USPSTF Recommendation Against Cervical Cancer Co-testing GenomeWeb

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One in nine American men has oral HPV, study finds - CNN - CNN



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One in nine American men has oral HPV, study finds - CNN 
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(CNN) About one in nine American men is infected with the oral form of human papillomavirus (HPV), according to a new study published in the journal Annals ...
Men's Risk for HPV-Related Oral Cancer Soars | Medpage Today MedPage Today
1 in 9 American men are infected with oral HPV - CBS News CBS News
7 Million American Men Carry Cancer-Causing HPV Virus New York Times
WHBL Sheboygan  -Inverse 
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Woman's Doctor: Cervical cancer symptoms - WBAL Baltimore



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Woman's Doctor: Cervical cancer symptoms 
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Mercy Medical Center Dr. Jennifer Ducie said time is of the essence because once symptoms begin, the cancer has likely progressed. Here are signs she said to watch for: "Any changes in vaginal bleeding, so if there's anything out of the ordinary ...

 


New cervical cancer screening recommendations put black women's lives at risk - The Hill



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New cervical cancer screening recommendations put black women's lives at risk 
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While we have made tremendous strides with the Affordable Care Act, black women in the United States are dying from cervical cancer, also known as ?the silent killer,? at more than two times the rate of white women. Moreover, black women are more ...
Uganda: Why HIV+ Women Get Late Cervical Cancer AllAfrica.com

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Combining External Radiation with High-dose Rate Brachytherapy Effective for Cervical Cancer, IAEA Study Confirms - International Atomic Energy Agency



International Atomic Energy Agency
 
Combining External Radiation with High-dose Rate Brachytherapy Effective for Cervical Cancer, IAEA Study Confirms 
International Atomic Energy Agency
?Our trial demonstrates that combining pelvic radiation therapy with four fractions of 7 Gray (Gy) High-Dose Radiation (HDR) Brachytherapy is effective and safe for locally advanced cervical cancer,? Abdel-Wahab said. The patients received doses of ...

 


I Had Cervical Cancer, Now I Think All Teenagers Should Have The Opportunity To Find Out How They Can Reduce ... - HuffPost UK



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I Had Cervical Cancer, Now I Think All Teenagers Should Have The Opportunity To Find Out How They Can Reduce ... 
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In the end, I was diagnosed with stage 1b cervical cancer and told I would have a radical hysterectomy and lymph node removal, it was an awful time and the worst part was being told I would not be able to have any more children as a result of my surgery.
Vaccine stops cancer from human papillomavirus Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Indiana doctors recommending HPV vaccine for teens WSBT-TV
4 Typical cancers and how to spot them South Coast Herald
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Woman's 'trapped wind' turned out to be cervical cancer - but she took on a challenge to help others - Mirror.co.uk



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Woman's 'trapped wind' turned out to be cervical cancer - but she took on a challenge to help others 
Mirror.co.uk
Her cancer was back ? this time in her lymph nodes, stomach, brain, cervix and spine. There was nothing the doctors could do. Maria had 18 months to live. Carla was devastated. A year and a half later, Maria passed away, leaving her friend reeling in ...

 


Trending News Today: Revised Screening Guidelines Could Miss Cases of Cervical Cancer - Specialty Pharmacy Times



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Trending News Today: Revised Screening Guidelines Could Miss Cases of Cervical Cancer 
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Researchers and patient advocates have voiced concerns that relaxing guidelines for cervical cancer screenings may not detect cases of the disease, especially among minority women, according to NPR. In September, the US Preventive Services Task Force ...
Dr. Nora MacZura: Gynecologic cancer awareness The State Journal-Register
Your guide to the latest in cancer screening tests: Which do you need, which can you skip? Los Angeles Times
Cervical cancer smear test could save your life Third Force News (blog)
UPI.com  -LANews By Abhishek Budholiya (press release) (blog)  -insideTORONTO.com 
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