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January is Cervical Cancer Month

January is Cervical Cancer Month

The United States Congress designated January as Cervical Health Awareness Month. Over 500 women in Pennsylvania are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year. Cervical cancer is survivable and preventable.

Cancer Advisory Board meeting recording now available

Cancer Advisory Board meeting recording now available

The Cancer Advisory Board meeting had one of the largest audiences for the December meeting.

Pennsylvania Cancer Coalition recognizes JDC Pediatrics for HPV prevention

Pennsylvania Cancer Coalition recognizes JDC Pediatrics for HPV prevention

The Pennsylvania Cancer Coalition is proud to recognize JDC Pediatrics, a pediatric practice in Central Pennsylvania, for their commitment and efforts to protect adolescents from HPV cancers.

Hidden Costs of Mammograms

Hidden Costs of Mammograms

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) covers screening mammograms for women aged 40 and over. However, insurance will not cover the cost of secondary or follow up ultrasounds, MRIs or mammograms, a need for women with dense breasts.

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