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September is gynecologic cancer awareness month in the United States. Wherever in the world you are, schedule your annual, routine wellness visit, today. Read more

World Ovarian Cancer Day is May 8, 2020. “This cancer typically occurs in women in their fifties and sixties with the median age being 63”. Read more

Cervical Health Awareness Month 2020 is January in the United States and can encourage us, anywhere, to make an appointment for Cervical Screening, a Pap Test or Pap Smear. Read more

September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in the United States. Read more

Jean Hailes August 2019 What’s Hot is the (Australian) Jean Hailes for Women’s Health free monthly health article published with the permission of the Jean Hailes for Women’s Health (JH). Read more

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month 2019 in the United States and can encourage us, anywhere, to make a Cervical Screening, Pap Test or Pap Smear appointment. Read more

Gynecologic Cancers Awareness Month is held in September in the United States. Depending on Your Country, the month may vary. Read more

September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in the United States. Depending on Your Country, the month may vary. February was in Australia and March, in the United Kingdom. Read more

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month in the United States and can encourage us anywhere, to make a Cervical Screening, Pap Test or Pap Smear appointment. Read more

Health Topics

Pap Tests and I

Even though I am young,
or I am a virgin,
or I have had the HPV vaccine,
I may still need regular Pap tests. Read more

“If you are experiencing one or more of the symptoms of ovarian cancer, don’t let the COVID-19 pandemic put you off contacting your GP”. Read more

“The Pap test does not check for ovarian cancer.
The only cancer the Pap test screens for is
cervical cancer”. Read more

“Ovarian cancer is a rare condition but all the risks and benefits of hormone therapy need to be carefully considered when treating women at menopause”. Read more

“Each woman’s vulva is unique in size and appearance including differences between the right and left labia. There is also variation in the size…”. Read more

““Pelvic pain” is a general term used to describe pain that occurs mostly or only in the region below a woman’s belly button. This type of pain is a common reason women…”. Read more