Cervical Cancer Awareness & Education with Carefirst

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Cervical Cancer Awareness & Education with Carefirst

Join the Women's Support Network of York Region and Carefirst for an educational session on cervical cancer.

When and where

Date and time

Location

Online

About this event

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

In this information session about Cervical Cancer, learn about what Cervical Cancer is, the signs and symptoms of Cervical Cancer, risk factors that can increase your chances of getting cervical cancer, HPV Vaccination and the importance of regular Pap Smear screening in preventive healthcare. Presented by Carefirst’s Nurse Educator Ellen Law (RN, MSN).

Key information being discussed:

· What is Cervical Cancer?

· Who needs to get screened for Cervical Cancer?

· Signs and symptoms

· HPV Vaccination

· Risk factors

· What are Pap smears and how do they help with preventive cancer care?