Cervical cancer news
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.