Cervical cancer testing falls

Testing for cervical cancer among women in England has fallen to a 10-year low, a cancer charity said.

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Health chiefs urge for more cervical cancer screenings

Testing for cervical cancer among women in England has fallen to a 10-year low, a cancer charity said.

Despite cervical screening saving 5,000 lives every year in the UK, 20% of women are not being tested.

The charity said many feel the screening is not necessary or relevant to them, while others are unaware of the causes, symptoms and ways to prevent the cancer.

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