As a woman it is very important that we have access to HPV and Pap co-testing services. Getting regularly screened is important to me because a lot of these symptoms can go undetected. Growing up, my mom always talked about how your body is your temple, and that you should always care for it.These tests look for abnormal cell changes before they turn into cancer. Taking these preventive steps could save lives and taking HPV and Pap together – co-testing – find more cancers. Cervical cancer was the #1 cancer killer of women prior to the invention of the Pap test and now it’s #15. Every 2 hours 1 woman dies of cervical cancer, let’s change this.
Your Body is your Temple
Growing up, Nycia’s mom always told her that ‘your body is your temple’, which is why Nycia chooses the best cervical cancer screening method; The Co-test!