See a bulk billing GP to get the all-clear
Around 8 out of 10 women will become infected with genital HPV at some time in their lives. Most may never get cervical cancer. See a bulk billing GP to help organise a test to give you the peace-of-mind.
It could cost you nothing to know.
Get a Pap test every two years from 18 – 20 years old onwards
HPV tests will soon replace the pap smear test.
Screening has helped drive cervical cancer to an all-time low
Cervical cancer can be effectively treated when found early.
A vaccine could protect you against HPV that causes 70% of cervical cancers
A GP can advise you on measures you can take to minimize your risks.
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*Source: Cancer Council Australia (2017), Australian Institute of Health & Welfare (2017)