Researchers urge New Zealanders to get vaccine to lower throat cancer rates

Researchers urge New Zealanders to get vaccine to lower throat cancer rates

24 May 2019 - Source: New Zealand Herald

Researchers are urging New Zealanders to get immunised against a virus known as human papillomavirus (HPV) in a bid to significantly reduce the country's alarming throat cancer rates.
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Cervical cancer campaigner, 26, warns other young women to get the HPV vaccine

Cervical cancer campaigner, 26, warns other young women to get the HPV vaccine

30 September 2018 - Source: New Zealand Herald

Cervical cancer campaigner, 26, insisted on documentary makers filming shocking images of her lying in a coffin after her death - as a warning to other young women to get the HPV vaccine

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Peter Williams: Too many women dying of gynaecological cancers

Peter Williams: Too many women dying of gynaecological cancers

30 September 2018 - Source: New Zealand Herald

There are five gynaecological cancers. Ovarian is the most dangerous. It's insidious, often not discovered early enough, has symptoms which are common with other conditions and, when finally diagnosed, it's often too late to do much about it.

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A global shift to HPV based cervical screening will benefit Kiwi women

A global shift to HPV based cervical screening will benefit Kiwi women

Friday 16 September 2016 - Media Release

A global shift to HPV based cervical screening will benefit Kiwi women

The New Zealand Gynaecological Cancer Foundation (NZGCF) applauds Ministry of Health changes to the National Cervical Screening Programme which will see the age of cervical screening for women increase from 20 years old to 25.

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Kiwi Women urged to pay attention to their gynaecological health

Kiwi Women urged to pay attention to their gynaecological health

Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month - September 2016 - Media Release

3 women are diagnosed and 1 woman dies in New Zealand every day from a gynaecological cancer

September is Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month.  The New Zealand Gynaecological Cancer Foundation (NZGCF) urges women to become familiar with the symptoms of the main forms of gynaecological cancers – ovarian, uterine, cervical, vaginal and vulval and to talk to their GP or health professional about their gynaecological health.

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