Storify: Cervical Cancer Around the World
The Global Burden of Cervical Cancer
Cervical cancer is far more common – and more deadly – in the developing world than in the United States. One reason: women in the US receive routine screening that catches the disease in its earliest stages.
Explore this interactive map to learn about the global burden of cervical cancer.
Word is spreading about the new cancer services and the demand for breast and cervical cancer screening is rising in and beyond town borders. More than 800 women have enrolled in services in the past three months, making Ngungu one of the most active clinics in the country.
“Talk of the town”: An update on the cervical cancer crusade in Ngungu
Muslim ladies, they will never come because it’s their culture. Even Indian ladies, they are very shy.