Posts Tagged ‘cervical cancer’

Is There a Link Between Chlamydia and Cervical Cancer?

Chlamydia is the most common known sexually transmitted disease in the US, with more than one million new cases reported in 2011. This infection affects both women and men and is transmitted through sexual contact. In many cases, chlamydia does not come with visible symptoms, but can still be easily treated with antibiotics. In the […]


Pap Tests: What Do They Detect?

If you are a young woman, whether you are sexually active or not, it is important to visit a gynecologist each year. Having your female reproductive parts checked annually is important to your overall health.   When planning your first visit to a gynecologist, you might be aware that the doctor will be performing a […]