The more we mythbust and talk about HPV and cervical cancer, the more likely it is that we could eradicate them for good.
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On 22 March 2009, TV personality Jade Goody died from cervical cancer. Before she died, she was a vocal campaigner for smear tests and encouraged thousands of women to go to screenings. But a decade later, the number of women going to screenings is at a 20-year-low and two women are still dying from the disease every day.
The tests have already boosted uptake in the Netherlands.
Smoking and oral sex increase the risk of this type of HPV, which can lead to throat cancer.
Together this will ensure that knowledge and evidence can inform all future interventions