Tag Archives: Cervical

Woman, 41, gives birth to ‘miracle twins’ after beating cervical cancer

Workaholic, 41, gives birth to ‘miracle twins’ – despite doctors warning she may NEVER have children following cervical cancer treatment Rebecca Allen was a ‘workaholic’ didn’t have a smear test for six years  When she was diagnosed in 2017, she had two surgeries to remove cervix tissue It left her at risk of miscarriage and worried… Read More »

Self-Testing for Cervical Cancer Increases Screening Rates

FRIDAY, Nov. 8, 2019 — Mailing self-sampling kits to test for the cervical cancer-causing virus HPV significantly increased screening rates for the cancer, according to a new study. The research included nearly 20,000 women in the Kaiser Permanente Washington (state) system who hadn’t been screened for cervical cancer in more than three years. About half… Read More »