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Got a cervix? get a pap: campaign encourages lesbian, bisexual and trans people to get tested  
http://www.cwhn.ca/en/node/42112

Lesbian and bisexual women and trans people are less likely to get pap tests according to Statistics Canada.  A working group called the Queer Women's Health Initiative was formed and the Check it Out campaign was created to encourage queer people to access pap tests.

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Published: Spring/Summer 2010
Cervical cancer: the facts  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/Healthsharing/1982_Healthsharing_Summer.pdf

This article explains cervical cancer. identifies theories of what causes it. Provides information about medical research, anatomy of the cervix, the preventative role of pap tests and information on cone biopsy and colposcopy.  

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Published: 1982