12326 - Screening for Cervical Cancer
Screening for Cervical Cancer urges women to take charge of their health and their bodies. Take the fear and confusion out of screening with this easy-to-read booklet. With an encouraging tone, it addresses common barriers such as embarrassment, fear, and lack of knowledge about risk factors. It describes the link between HPV infection and cervical cancer and reviews the importance of HPV vaccination to reduce risk. Women reading this booklet gain an understanding of what to expect during screening and what their results might mean.
- Understanding your risk
- How HPV is connected to cervical cancer
- Overcoming barriers to screening
- Screening recommendations
- What to expect during testing
- What your results mean