November 07, 2014
Since the 1940s, Pap tests have been successfully detecting cervical cancer in its early stages, before it has a chance to spread. When caught early, the disease is highly curable.
Thanks to the Pap test, cervical cancer rates have gone down overall, but among the poor and uninsured, who have difficulty accessing care, the disease continues to take a toll.
Today another weapon has been added to the cervical-cancer fighting...