Monday, January 1 - 06:49 PM-06:49 PM
What is Cervical Health Awareness Month?
The United States Congress designated January as Cervical Health Awareness Month. Nearly 13,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year, but the disease is preventable with vaccination and appropriate screening (Pap and HPV tests).
During the month, Knoxville Hospital & Clinics is spreading the word about cervical cancer, HPV disease and the importance of early detection. Read our latest blog.
Not one single woman ever needs to die from cervical cancer. Make it a point to always schedule your annual well-woman examination.