Cervical Cancer


Nearly half of U.S. men actively infected with HPV, study finds HPV-linked cancers on the rise in men, but nearly 9 in 10 vaccine-eligible men are unvaccinated! (February 20, 2017)

By Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service The most common sexually transmitted infection in the U.S. has a bit of a twist. It’s what’s known as a “subclinical infection” — those infected suffer... Continue Reading

HPV Vaccine Prevents Lesions That Could Cause Cervical Cancer by 50 Percent (October 13, 2016)

A recent report published online Sept. 29 in the journal JAMA Oncology suggests that the vaccine against human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, which doctors believe causes most cases of cervical cancer,... Continue Reading

West Los Angeles Premier Cancer Prevention 5K Celebrates 15 Years (July 5, 2016)

The Kickin’ Cancer!® 5K Run / Walk / Stroll is the Lynne Cohen Foundation’s flagship event to end women’s cancers through prevention. As a West Los Angeles favorite since 2001, this event celebrates... Continue Reading

HPV Myths and Facts (March 1, 2016)

By Lois Ramondetta, MD Professor of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Human papilloma virus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted virus... Continue Reading

Voices Carry: Help Spread Awareness for Cervical Cancer (January 7, 2016)

As we begin a new year and the month of January, it’s time to increase public understanding of cervical cancer by addressing its prevalence, screening and prevention, treatment options, and resources... Continue Reading

National Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month on CancerConnect (September 9, 2014)

Sun Valley, ID & Fort Worth, TX– OMNI Health Media (OMNI) announces the launch of cervical, ovarian and uterine cancer educational programs for national gynecologic cancer awareness month.... Continue Reading

OMNI-Connect Gets National Recognition as Valuable Social Media Solution in Medicine (August 13, 2014)

Fort Worth TX/Sun Valley ID – OMNI Health Media announces national recognition of its online support communities, TheGIConnection,TheRAConnection, and Cancer Connect, as valuable resources for... Continue Reading

HPV Testing Found to Be More Effective Than Pap Smears in Evaluating Cervical Cancer Risk (July 23, 2014)

Researchers at the National Cancer Institute reported that testing for HPV (human papillomavirus) is the most effective way to determine whether a woman is at risk for developing cervical cancer in the... Continue Reading

Gardasil Provides Poor Protection in Women Over 18 (February 3, 2014)

A significant percentage of women vaccinated with Gardasil® (quadrivalent human papillomavirus recombinant vaccine) may not be protected against high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (HSIL) and... Continue Reading

Marriage May Have a Protective Effect for Cancer Patients (December 17, 2013)

Social support may have a significant impact on cancer detection, treatment, and survival, according to the results of a study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. The study showed that married... Continue Reading

Strategies to Improve Treatment (November 27, 2013)

The progress that has been made in the treatment of cervical cancer has resulted from improved development of treatments in patients with more advanced stages of cancer and participation in clinical trials.... Continue Reading

Strategies to Improve Treatment (November 27, 2013)

The progress that has been made in the treatment of cervical cancer has resulted from improved development of treatments in patients with more advanced stages of cancer and participation in clinical trials.... Continue Reading

Strategies to Improve Treatment (November 27, 2013)

The progress that has been made in the treatment of cervical cancer has resulted from improved development of treatments in patients with more advanced stages of cancer and participation in clinical trials.... Continue Reading

Strategies to Improve Treatment (November 27, 2013)

The progress that has been made in the treatment of cervical cancer has resulted from development of better treatments in patients with more advanced stages of cancer and participation in clinical trials.... Continue Reading

Strategies to Improve Treatment (November 27, 2013)

The progress that has been made in the treatment of cervical cancer has resulted from development of better treatments in patients with more advanced stages of cancer and participation in clinical trials.... Continue Reading

Strategies to Improve Treatment (November 26, 2013)

The progress that has been made in the treatment of cervical cancer has resulted from improved development of radiation treatments concurrent with chemotherapy and participation in clinical trials. Future... Continue Reading

What Every Woman Should Know about Gynecologic Cancer (November 19, 2013)

By Barbara A. Goff, MD, President, Society of Gynecologic Oncology and Foundation for Gynecologic Oncology; and David M. Gershenson, MD, Chair, Foundation for Women’s Cancer Each year approximately 90,000... Continue Reading

Summary News on Melanoma, Breast, Cervical, Ovarian, Prostate and Thyroid Cancer from Amer Soc Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting (October 1, 2013)

By Kari Bohlke, ScD Annual meeting brings together cancer experts from around the world. For thousands of oncology professionals and cancer researchers from around the world, the Annual Meeting of the... Continue Reading

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