Rwanda leads fight against cervical cancer in Africa.
Nationwide #vaccination and cervical cancer screening campaign launched in #Rwanda. Cervical cancer is the fourth most common #cancer among women worldwide. But in Africa it is far deadlier than elsewhere, despite being a preventable disease.
Cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer among women worldwide, but in Africa it is far deadlier than elsewhere. Could this ambitious health campaign in Rwanda lead the fight to save lives?
9⃣ women die of #CervicalCancer daily in Kenya. Introducing HPV vaccination into country’s routine immunisation prog. is a move to prevent the disease through vaccination for girls & screening of older women, says #AKUFaculty #VaccinesWork
#MarleenTemmerman haalt BBC headlines in gevecht tegen dodelijke #baarmoederhalskanker in Afrika. #vaccinatie Top!
Rwanda leads fight against cervical cancer in Africa - BBC News ⁦⁩ ⁦
#Rwanda leads fight against #cervicalcancer in #Africa - with wide scale screening and early treatment services, and a national #HPV #vaccination programme reaching 9 out every 10 girls eligible v
Rwanda leads fight against cervical cancer in Africa #HPV #VaccinesWork
Nice 2C article examining milestones & challenges in the fight against cervical CA. By 2020 >13 million girls will be immunized with HPV #vaccines with support. Proud of our work to protect girls around the world but we need more HPV vaccine!