Pap Tests

Cervical cancer: the facts

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Video
Author: 
Cheryl Adams
Edition: 
Vol 3, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1982
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

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.  

Got a cervix? get a pap: campaign encourages lesbian, bisexual and trans people to get tested

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Jane Shulman
Edition: 
Vol.12 No.2
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
Spring/Summer 2010
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

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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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14800039
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