• Cervical Cancer Facts (1)

    Did You Know That…

     

    =CERVICAL CANCER is the second leading cause of female cancer deaths in Nigeria?

    =Globally, 1 Woman Dies Of Cervical Cancer Every 2 Minutes?

    =All women are at risk for cervical cancer?

    =The human papillomavirus (HPV) is the main cause of cervical cancer?

    =About 14 million people, including teens, become infected with HPV each year?

    =The peak time for acquiring infection for women is shortly after becoming sexually active?

    =Penetrative sex is not required for transmission. Skin-to-skin genital contact is a well-recognized mode of transmission?

    =Cervical cancer can be curable if diagnosed and treated at an early stage?

    =Early treatment prevents up to 80% of cervical cancers?

    =Cervical cancer can be prevented through vaccination against HPV?

    =Getting vaccinated on time protects preteens (9–13yrs) long before ever being exposed to the virus?

     

    What You Can Do: VISIT US THIS MONTH

    =Every Woman (30-65yrs) To Get Screened.

    =Every Pre teen Girl (9-13yrs) To Be Vaccinated To Protect Against Cervical Cancer

    =Every Girl (14-26yrs) Not Sexually Exposed To Be Vaccinated. 

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    Credit: CDC/WHO

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