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cervical cancer

Patient Story

One goal at a time

Battling advanced cervical cancer, a Canadian Lakes resident focuses on her bucket list—including a 5K walk to support her regional cancer center.

HPV vaccine approved for people through age 45

The updated vaccine is designed to prevent cancers and disease caused by nine HPV types.

Women: Ignore these 10 symptoms at your own risk

Who knew switching to stretchy pants or having a tight shoe could signal serious health problems? Don’t assume these issues will go away.

IUD may lower cervical cancer risk

Study: The presence of this birth control method in the uterus stimulates an immune response that kills off human papillomavirus.

Few like to talk (or think) about it

But recommendations for Pap smears have changed. Find out what you don't know that could save your life with this doctor Q&A.

Mom: HPV vaccination ‘a no-brainer’

Despite social stigma, the vaccine has proven effective in fighting the virus and cervical cancer.

Prevent human papilloma virus—get vaccinated

Parents need to know the vaccine is safe, effective and needed for today's youth.

HPV vaccine supporters get a boost

Say ahh: Protection may extend far beyond cervical infection.

Gynecologic oncologists wage war on cancer

Team works to save patients' hopes, dreams and ability to live life, completely.

Patient Story

A survivor and her doctor

What you know about cervical cancer may save your life.

Advisers endorse HPV test for cervical cancer checks

Two groups call it an effective alternative to the Pap test, but another group disagrees.

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