January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. According to the CDC, cervical cancer is the easiest gynecologic cancer to prevent with regular screening tests and follow-up. It also is highly curable when found and treated early. All women are at risk for cervical cancer. It occurs most often in women over age 30. Each year, approximately, 12,000 women in the United States get cervical cancer.
One in three will die from cervical cancer.
Symptoms: – Abnormal vaginal bleeding – Pain during intercourse – Pelvic Pain
Call your doctor if you experience any symptoms.
La Casa Family Health Center offers Women’s Health Services. In Clovis and Portales, schedule an appointment with Cristi Lubera, RN, CNM, and in Roswell schedule an appointment with Dr. Faynessa Hernandez. We look forward to serving you!
Call and Schedule your appointment today!
To Schedule an appointment with Cristi Lubera: Clovis: 575.769.0888 Portales (Wednesday Appointments): 575.356.6695
To Schedule an appointment with Dr. Hernandez: Roswell: 575.623.3255 SOURCE: CDC Graphic Schema