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Stephany Goyla

At 32, She Didn’t Know About Cervical Cancer...

January 22, 2020 by

Stephany Goyla found out she had cervical cancer after her first-ever Pap smear at the age of 32. A self-described workaholic, Ms. Goyla admits she d [...]


Doctor consulting with female patient.

Some Women at Higher Risk of Dying from...

January 14, 2020 by

While cervical cancer remains one of the most highly preventable diseases in the U.S., some women may not realize they are at a higher risk of dying f [...]


Recommendations for Cervical Cancer Screenings

January 7, 2020 by

New recommendations encourage women to begin cervical cancer screenings at age 21, and earlier for women who are younger than 21 and infected with HIV [...]


Vaccines Tied to Declining Rates of HPV-Related Cancer

March 4, 2019 by

HPV (human papillomavirus) is a very common virus, with nearly 80 million people — about one in four — currently infected in the United States. Mo [...]


Robot Aids in Minimally Invasive Cancer Procedures

November 4, 2015 by

Interventional radiologist Ripal Gandhi, M.D., recently performed one of the world’s first robotic radioembolizations for primary liver cancer at Mi [...]


Women with Ovarian Cancer Now Living Longer

September 28, 2015 by

As the nation observes Ovarian Cancer Awareness month, a look at recent studies reveals good news - women diagnosed with the disease are living longer [...]


Watch Now: Children After Cervical Cancer

August 5, 2014 by

Anaelvys Espinoza-Ruiz was engaged to be married when she found out she had cervical cancer. While the removal of her uterus and cervix through a hys [...]


Detecting Endometrial Cancer

July 22, 2014 by

Endometrial cancer occurs in the endometrium – the inner lining of a woman’s uterus – and is the most common cancer of the female reproductive o [...]


Super-Heated Treatment for Ovarian Cancer

June 9, 2014 by

Surgeons treating women with recurring ovarian cancer have a new approach that is showing some promise in improving survival rates. Gynecologic oncolo [...]


Lymph Lessons: How to Manage and Treat Post-Cancer...

November 20, 2012 by

Four certified lymphedema physical therapists educate and care for patients, primarily women, who develop this unsightly and sometimes painful and deb [...]


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