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A senior official of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said that India should introduce the cervical cancer vaccine after the government decided to shelve it. Dr Soumya Swaminathan, Deputy Director General (programmes) of the World Health Organisation has said that India is a fit case for ...

Austin (KXAN) -- The American cancer Society says 12,000 new cases of invasive cervical cancer are diagnosed each year. Dr. Yvette Williams-Brown from Seton Medical Center joins KXAN to talk about how early detection can help women fight the disease. Dr. Williams-Brown says while 12,000 is a ...
The research, which was published in the January edition of The Lancet HIV, is titled "Association of antiretroviral therapy with high-risk human papillomavirus, cervical intraepithelial neoplasia, and invasive cervical cancer in women living with HIV: a systematic review and meta-analysis." The paper is open ...
Augusta, GA (WJBF)--cervical cancer claims the lives of hundreds of thousands of women each year. January is cervical cancer Awareness month. We talked to the Director of Gynecological Oncology at the Georgia cancer Center, Dr. Sharad Ghamande. He explains that cervical cancer is common.

cervical cancer is a malignant growth that starts in the cervix and is the 4th leading cause of cancer among women. The cervix is the opening of uterus by which a baby passes into the birth canal. In the United States almost 13,000 women are diagnosed and about 4,000 women will die of cervical cancer ...
"Today, we know most cases of cervical cancer can be prevented with proper screening to find precancers before they develop into invasive cancer," said Eugene M. Finan, M.D., Obstetrics/Gynecology with Tennova healthcare. "If a precancer is found, it can be treated, preventing cervical cancer before it ...
scientists are experimenting with "spermbots," which may soon be able to deliver higher targeted concentrations of anticancer drugs than can be introduced into the body conventionally. BSIP/UIG via Getty Images. A couple of years ago, we told you about how German researchers had devised an ...
Because January is cervical cancer Awareness Month, it's a prime opportunity to get the facts about early detection and schedule a women's health screening. It's also a great time to mention that a regular pap smear has helped drop the cervical cancer mortality rate by a whopping 50 percent over the last ...
Just one in five Indonesian women are aware of cervical cancer screening, according to a study presented at the ESMO Asia 2017 Congress.
Jos--THE Yakubu Gowon Foundation, YGF, has organised a cervical cancer sensitisation campaign in Jos East Local government Area of ...
In January of this year, the New York Times ran an article that generated a lot of buzz in the cervical cancer research community. The article ...
TUESDAY, Nov. 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- IUD contraceptive devices may reduce a woman's risk of cervical cancer by about a third, a new ...
(Reuters Health) - women who use intrauterine devices (IUDs) for contraception might have a lower risk of cervical cancer than their ...
A new analysis of intrauterine devices (IUDs) has found women using the contraceptive were significantly less likely to develop cervical cancer, ...
HANGZHOU, Nov. 6 (Xinhua) -- Chinese scientists have developed a new home test kit that enables women to collect their own samples ...

women around Phalombe district have been told the importance of going for screening for cervical cancer, which is one of the deadliest ...
women with HIV on ART had a lower prevalence of high-risk HPV infection, high-grade cervical lesions and invasive cervical cancer than ...
A MUM who was told she was going to die of cancer has been saved by her ex-husband's new wife. Nicola Hitchen was told four months ago ...
Can screening for cervical cancer -- usually a complex, costly ... A pap smear -- a gold standard test -- for cervical cancer screening may not ...
"We intend to develop a calorimetric-based kit for cervical cancer ... A pap smear -- a gold standard test -- for cervical cancer screening may ...
cervical cancer In phase Ib results from the KEYNOTE-028 trial, pembrolizumab (Keytruda) was active in cervical cancer while demonstrating ...
Worldwide, cervical cancer (CV) is the fourth most common cancer in women. Here, it's the second most common cancer. Black women are ...
Oct. 16 to 19 marks cervical cancer awareness week and in an effort to raise awareness about this fully-preventable cancer, free clinics or 'Pap ...
Researchers and patient advocates have voiced concerns that relaxing guidelines for cervical cancer screenings may not detect cases of the ...
cervical cancer is responsible for the deaths of more than 270,000 people annually, and is a leading cause of death in developing nations.
A proposal to simplify cervical cancer screening could end up missing some cancers, researchers and patient advocates say. And that could be ...
Screening for cervical cancer is one of health care's greatest success stories. Once one of the most common causes of cancer death for ...
The number of young women in Scotland showing early signs of potential cervical cancer has dropped by 41% since a school vaccination ...
Results from a systemic review and meta-analysis of data collected from nearly 45,000 women treated for cervical precancer found that ...
cervical cancer has been identified as a national priority in South Africa as well as other Sub-Saharan African nations. Earlier, cervical cancer ...
A new paper in the Journal of the National cancer Institute finds that testing for cervical cancer using HPV testing in addition to the Pap smear ...
A rigorous assessment of 12,000 women worldwide has, for the first time, concluded that IUDs lower the risk of cervical cancer by 30%.
While we have made tremendous strides with the Affordable Care Act, black women in the United States are dying from cervical cancer, also ...
Mercy Medical Center Dr. Jennifer Ducie said time is of the essence because once symptoms begin, the cancer has likely progressed. Here are ...
The bishops acknowledged that the vaccine prevents 70% of the HPV that can cause cervical cancer… but argued that that was a bad thing.
A Catholic Bishop believes a cervical cancer vaccine for schoolgirls encourages them to engage in risky sexual behaviour. Gardasil is offered ...
Denise Smith talks to two women who have survived cervical cancer - both of whom want their children to be protected from the virus by ...
Recently, there has been a lot of talk about woman empowerment, and the strength of a woman, but what more empowerment can we have ...
The controversial Gardasil vaccine against cervical cancer is "only 70 per cent safe", a Catholic bishop has suggested. Bishop Phonsie ...
PHOTO: suppliedAt the educational information session (from left) Thabsile Hlongwane (Enrolled nurse, medical ward), Sanele Mgubane ...
More than 88 health professionals from 45 institutions in the country have started training in cervical cancer prevention. Organised by King ...
Charity Jo's cervical cancer Trust reports that two thirds of women have experienced at least three potentially life-changing physical problems ...
A bottle of the human papillomavirus, or HPV, vaccine. An HPV test increases detection of high-grade precancerous cervical lesions among ...
cancer of the uterine cervix, also known as cervical cancer, is the ... using this strategy to develop the new weapon against cancer of the cervix.
New Delhi: cervical cancer is one of the most common cancers in women worldwide. It occurs in the cells of the cervix, the lower part of the ...
Getting checked for cervical cancer isn't one-size-fits-all: Millions of women may soon have to decide between a routine Pap or a newer test ...
women ages 30 to 65 may decide how often they want to get screened for cervical cancer depending on the test they choose, according new ...
cervical cancer is one of the most common cancers among women throughout the world. In the United States, it is estimated that approximately ...


 

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