CERVICAL CANCER (silent killer of women) is on the rise!
According to a new study published in the journal Cancer on Monday, January 23, 2017, Black women are dying from cervical cancer at a rate 77% HIGHER than previously thought and white women are dying at a rate 47% higher http://www.wcvb.com/article/cervical-cancer-death-rates-are-much-higher-than-thought-study-says/8629249
In addition the National Cancer Institute reports, there were about 12,990 new cases of cervical cancer in the United States last year and 4,120 cervical cancer deaths.
Do you know everything there is to know about your body? Schedule your annual physicals/check ups, including dental, vision, OB/GYN and Mammogram if you are age-eligible!