cervical cancer

Cancer patients dilemma as radiotherapy machine breaks

Reading Time: 3 minutes Cancer patients at the Kenyatta National Hospital are now being forced to seek radiotherapy services from private facilities after the […]

Women challenged to prioritise breast, cervical cancer screening

Reading Time: < 1 minute Women have been urged to give screening of breast and cervical cancers a priority. This follows alarm raised by the […]

With concerted efforts, cervical cancer can be eliminated

Reading Time: 3 minutes Dr Margaret Njenga  Cervical cancer is preventable and curable, as long as it is detected early and managed effectively. Yet […]

I am paying the price of ignoring screening

Reading Time: 5 minutes Sandra Wekesa @wekesa_sandra Foul smell, bleeding between periods and after intercourse, burns from wounds around her vagina and pelvic pains just […]

Kenya, Malawi lead in cervical cancer deaths, expert reveals

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya is one of the three countries in Africa with the highest number of cervical cancer deaths, the Global Vaccine […]

Uhuru launches HPV vaccination for girls aged 10

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta Friday launched a vaccination campaign aimed at protecting Kenyan women against cervical cancer. The vaccine against Human […]

Facts about cervical cancer and HPV vaccine

Reading Time: 3 minutes To counter the scourge that is now stalking women locally and globally, the Health ministry will tomorrow roll out the […]

State to roll out free cervical cancer jab in public hospitals

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government will, in a few weeks, roll out a Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccination exercise targeting 800,000 girls aged […]