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Call for Women to Get Life-Saving Smear Test

7 Nov 17

Public Health England (PHE) has issued a fresh appeal to young women to take up the invitation of a cervical cancer test as new figures published today show a fall in the number of 25 to 29-year-old women being tested.

NHS Digital statistics show a drop in the number of women of all ages being screened but worryingly only 62% of younger women took up the invitation for a test last year. PHE┬áis urging all eligible women (aged 25 to 64) who are invited…


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