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Times of Zambia: Increasing our collective commitment to cervical cancer prevention continues to be cardinal

Times of Zambia: Increasing our collective commitment to cervical cancer prevention continues to be cardinal

First lady Esther Lungu said “Increasing our collective commitment to cervical cancer prevention continues to be cardinal because cervical cancer is still a major problem, especially in sub-Saharan Africa. The double burden of cervical cancer…
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Cervical Cancer Prevention Programme in Zambia selected as top-10 solution by Sustainia Award

Cervical Cancer Prevention Programme in Zambia selected as top-10 solution by Sustainia Award

The CIDRZ Cervical Cancer Prevention Programme in Zambia has been selected as a top-10 sustainable solution by the Sustainia Award (http://www.sustainia.me/sustainia-action-forum/). The Sustainia Award honors outstanding performance within sustainability and is headed by a high-level…
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1,280 Women Screened for Cancer in Maamba

1,280 Women Screened for Cancer in Maamba

Photo: Dr. Charlotte Scott, wife of the Vice President of the Government of the Republic of Zambia, leads the Minister’s Spouse’s Club and Maambwa Collieries Limited in an effort to promote cervical cancer screening in…
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HPV Vaccine Successful in Reducing HPV in Teens

HPV Vaccine Successful in Reducing HPV in Teens

The first vaccine against HPV, Merck’s Gardasil, was approved by the Food and Drug Administration in 2006. Cerverix, from GlaxoSmithKline, was approved in 2009. In the first four years of immunizations, infections from the four strains of human…
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