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WANTED: Two Oscar Bags. Desperately!

Ann Marie Beddoe | Posted 03.09.2016 | Women
Ann Marie Beddoe

What could two Oscar bags do for us? We would love to auction off the contents of the bags and use whatever money we raise towards our efforts to eliminate breast and cervical cancer in Liberia and give hope, treatment and empowerment to Liberian women and health workers.

No, The HPV Shot Doesn't Encourage Women To Have Unsafe Sex

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 02.24.2015 | Women

For some opponents of the HPV vaccination, the line of thinking goes like this: Give young women a shot to protect them from certain strands of the m...

The Best Way To Screen For Cervical Cancer Is Not A Pap Smear

Reuters | Posted 03.11.2015 | Healthy Living

By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - Two medical organizations have recommended testing for the human papillomavirus (HPV) to scree...

FDA Approves DNA HPV Test As Primary Cervical Cancer Screening Tool

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 04.25.2014 | Healthy Living

The FDA approved today (April 24) the first HPV DNA test for cervical cancer screening, for use by women ages 25 and older. The test, called the c...

No More Pap Smears?

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

By Diana Zuckerman, PhD, president of the Cancer Prevention and Treatment Fund If you're a woman over 21, that headline probably got your attention....

FDA Panel Recommends Approval Of HPV Test To Screen For Cervical Cancer

Posted 03.13.2014 | Healthy Living

A new test for human papillomavirus (HPV) is effective as a primary screening tool for cervical cancer, an FDA panel recommended Thursday, March 13. ...

Home HPV Tests Could Help Detect Early Cervical Cancer

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

By: Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 11/13/2013 07:59 AM EST on LiveScience BOSTON -- Home tests for the human papillomavirus (HPV) may...

Catherine Pearson

Can This Test Beat The Pap For Detecting Cervical Cancer?

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 02.14.2012 | Healthy Living

LONDON (Reuters) - New DNA tests looking for the virus responsible for most cases of cervical cancer make sense for all women aged 30 or over, since t...