Dealing with Cervical Cancer

What to expect when you receive a diagnosis for cervical cancer. The difficulties and challenges that come along with cervical cancer specifically are detailed. Different cancer types and the experiences that come with are compared. If you are battling cervical cancer you are not alone.  In 2019 alone about 13,170 women will be diagnosed with …

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Symptoms of Cervical Cancer

Cervical cancer has symptoms, however these symptoms are sometimes understated or thought as regular health issues. Possible symptoms of cervical cancer include: Abnormal bleeding • Bleeding after sexual intercourse • Pelvic pain not related to menstrual cycle • Bleeding after pelvical examination • Bleeding after entering menopause • Bleeding between menstrual cycle • Pain while …

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Smoking and Cancer

Smoking increases mortality rates by 40% in people who smoke fewer than 10 cigarettes daily, by 70% in people who smoke 10-19 per day, by ninety percent in people who smoke 20-39 per day, and by 120% in people smoking two packs or daily. Research from the Canadian Lung Association found that smoking kills between …

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