Duration: 15 minutes
Several women’s health conditions are common, but they do not have to be because they are treatable or preventable. In this webinar Dr. Francisco Garcia, the Director of the Pima County Health Department in Arizona, explores the causes and symptoms, evidence-based screening recommendations, treatment options, and tips for preventing or reducing the severity of cervical cancer. This information can help you improve health among women in your community.
- Define where the cervix is, what is cervical cancer, how common it is, what causes it, and how it can be prevented with the HPV vaccine
- Describe who needs to get screened and when and what tests exist and how they are done
- Explain how to prevent getting cervical cancer
- Indicate the cost to get screened