Frozen needles, a smokefree UK, microbubbles and how scientists in the US are trying to break cancer cells’ ‘legs’. Here’s our weekly news report.
More than a quarter (28 per cent) of women who are overdue for a smear test don’t know about the cervical screening programme.
For Cervical Screening Awareness Week we answer some commonly asked questions around who the procedure is for, and what it involves.
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A large analysis of cervical tumour samples has found distinct genetic ‘signatures’ that could better define the disease.
The Welsh government has announced “hugely positive” changes to its screening programmes for both cervical and bowel cancer.
Extending the gap between cervical screening tests from five to 10 years is safe for women who test negative for the human papillomavirus (HPV).
A new study has found that cervical screening prevents 70 per cent of cervical cancer deaths
The NHS cervical screening programme in England will switch to first testing women for signs of infection with the virus that causes cervical cancer.
The UK National Screening Committee has proposed changes to existing screening programmes for bowel and cervical cancer.