Cervical Cancer is one of the most common cancers found in women. This type of cancer often grows very slowly and it can be detected in precancerous stages. That is why it is important to go for regular PAP tests.
Symptoms of cervical cancer:
There are often no symptoms, however, there can be a few. These symptoms can be vaginal discharge or bleeding.
Steps to try prevent cervical cancer:
Get the HPV vaccine
Go for regular PAP Smear tests
Limit sexual partners
Use a condom when having sexual intercourse
If you start to notice any abnormality between your annual check-ups and tests with your doctor, make sure to book an appointment to check it out.
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