Women with cervical cancer can change their posture, use lubricating gels…
During sex to avoid damage to the cervix that is weakening.
Cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women globally.
The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates there will be about 604,000 new cases and 342,000 deaths by 2020.
About 90% of these occur in low- and middle-income countries.
The virus causes papilloma in humans (HPV) is the cause of nearly 50% of pre-cervical cancer cases.
HPV is mainly sexually transmitted and most people are infected with HPV when sexually active.
Women with HIV are six times more likely to develop cervical cancer than women who are not infected with HIV.
Hpv vaccination and routine cervical cancer screening are effective ways to prevent cervical cancer.