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One way and another, I have spent a long time in a field we used to call “public education about cancer”.
In some of the poorest countries in the world, cervical cancer is the leading cause of cancer death, but it is preventable.
My world turned inside out overnight when I was 26 and my doctor told me I had a rare type of cervical cancer.
Every year, Australian children are immunised against the human papillomavirus that causes most cervical cancers.
570,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer every year. In 2018, 31 year old Nanthini Tanabal was one of them.
A collaboration between the University of Malaya and the VCS Foundation is reducing stress around cervical screening in Malaysia.