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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.

UPMC St. Margaret Bloomfield Garfield Family Health Center, Pittsburgh  receives national recognition

UPMC St. Margaret Bloomfield Garfield Family Health Center, Pittsburgh receives national recognition

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American Cancer Society, and Association of American Cancer Institutes recognized St. Margaret Bloomfield Garfield Family Health Center with the 2019 HPV Vaccine Is Cancer Prevention Champion Award for their efforts to achieve high HPV vaccination rates in their practice.

Pennsylvania Cancer Control Plan launched

Pennsylvania Cancer Control Plan launched

The 2019-2023 Pennsylvania Cancer Control Plan is officially launched!

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