Cervical Cancer

Why Teenage Boys and Girls Need the HPV Vaccine

Posted on: January 1, 2016

January is cervical cancer awareness month, so what does that have to do with the Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine? First of all, HPV is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the US today and can cause health that affect the genital areas, mouth and throat of men and women.  The Centers for Disease Control… read more

Cervical Cancer Overview

Posted on: January 15, 2014

The increased use of pap smear tests and HPV vaccinations are lowering the risk of one of the leading causes of death in women, cervical cancer.

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on: January 14, 2013

By Dr. Chen – Early detection of cancer is crucial. Cervical cancer tends to occur during a woman’s mid-life with most cases occurring before the age of 50.


Posted on: September 18, 2012

By Dr. Gigi Chen: September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month – LEARN about risk factors, LISTEN to your body for symptoms, ACT to reduce your risk.