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Thank you!

February 26, 2020

We are working on some exciting changes to support our leaders in new ways. We want your experience to be fun and rewarding. Thank you for all of your hard work and for going on this journey with NCCC!   via GIPHY

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Cervical Health Awareness Month

Cervical Health Awareness Month

January 1, 2020

What is Cervical Health Awareness Month? The United States Congress designated January as Cervical Health Awareness Month. More than 13,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with invasive cervical cancer each year, but the disease is preventable with vaccination and appropriate screening. During January, NCCC and its many local chapters across the country highlight […]

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October 31, 2019

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Sweet Harmony: ACIP Updates HPV Vaccine Recommendations for Males and Females

Sweet Harmony: ACIP Updates HPV Vaccine Recommendations for Males and Females

June 28, 2019

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) voted at their June 2019 meeting to align their HPV vaccine recommendations for males and females through age 26 and to also recommend shared clinical decision making for previously unvaccinated men and women between the ages of 27 and 45. Organized by the Centers for Disease Control and […]

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Dare We Say It: Can a Nation Actually Eliminate Cervical Cancer?

Dare We Say It: Can a Nation Actually Eliminate Cervical Cancer?

June 7, 2019

It’s bold, this idea that cervical cancer can be eliminated. Increasingly, though, the “E” word is used by researchers and public health authorities in Australia as they gaze into their country’s future and gauge the impact of wide HPV vaccine coverage coupled with sophisticated cervical cancer screening tests. The land Down Under, simply put, rocks […]

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Desperate Housewives Star Talks about her Anal Cancer Diagnosis

Desperate Housewives Star Talks about her Anal Cancer Diagnosis

June 11, 2019

Hoping to lessen stigma and spur conversations between patients and health care professionals, Desperate Housewives actor Marcia Cross recently told CBS This Morning she was diagnosed with anal cancer about a year and a half ago. “High risk” types of HPV are associated with a number of cancers beyond cervical and include cancers of the […]

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Cervical Cancer Screening: Pap and HPV Tests

Cervical Cancer Screening: Pap and HPV Tests

June 7, 2019

Each year, more than 13,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer in the United States. Yet cervical cancer is one of the most preventable cancers today. In most cases cervical cancer can be prevented through early detection and treatment of abnormal cell changes that occur in the cervix years before cervical cancer develops. We now […]

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Donate Now

Donate Now

February 22, 2019

Donate to NCCC Arizona

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NCCC Ambassador

NCCC Ambassador

December 14, 2018

NCCC Ambassadors are passionate about cervical cancer awareness, prevention, and treatment. They leverage social media to share important HPV and cervical health resources. Headquartered on SocialToaster, it is easy to share content from NCCC straight to your account. Our global ambassadors span over 20 countries and 30 states.  If you have 60 seconds a week, […]

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FDA Approves HPV Vaccine for Adults Over 26

FDA Approves HPV Vaccine for Adults Over 26

October 8, 2018

On October 5, 2018 the FDA approved use of the Gardasil 9 HPV vaccine in males and females ages 27-45, expanding the previous indication that covered from ages 9-26. Gardasil 9 prevents infections with the “high-risk” HPV types most commonly found in a number of cancers worldwide, including cervical cancer. The vaccine also protects against […]

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