A new survey released by the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health (NPWH) found that many women are in the dark about what it takes to prevent HPV (human papillomavirus). In this Video Susan Wysocki talks about the survey.
Pathologist Ed Uthman, MD, in a short interview about preventing cancer of the cervix. Produced by Stafford Weekly News.
Nearly all cervical cancers are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). When exposed to HPV, a woman's immune system normally attacks the virus and prevents it from doing harm. Cervical cancer is most prevalent in women in their 40s.
Speaker: Shannon MacLaughlan David, MD