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September Is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

September 14th, 2018 by Pacific Family Practice in Prevention

Ovarian cancer is a complex disease, perhaps even more so than other cancers impacting women such as breast or cervical. On the one hand, it is considered a “rare” cancer, affecting less than 200,000 women in the United States each year. On t...

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January Is Cervical Health Awareness Month

January 18th, 2018 by Pacific Family Practice in Prevention, Primary Care

We cannot always take proactive steps to prevent serious illness. Sometimes such illnesses occur without any of the usual markers – poor lifestyle habits, genetics, or risk pool. However, in the case of cervical cancer, women have clear sources of prevention an...

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