- TimeToScreen Alpha: (NOTE: TTS Alpha logo, act foundation logo, access bank logo….should be included at the right top corner)
Do you know Cervical cancer is preventable through vaccination and screening?
Do you know the screening appropriate for your age? (Age 21-29) (Age 30-65)
The TimeToScreen Alpha clinic offers the following services:
Cancer screening and treatment
HPV DNA Test – detects the presence of the virus in cervical cells
HPV Vaccination – prevents infection against HPV which causes cervical cancer
Pap Smear Test – detects abnormal changes in cervical cells
Liquid Based Cytology – detects abnormal changes in cervical cells
Visual Inspection with Acetic Acid – detects abnormal changes in cervical cells
Cervical biopsy – a biopsy is a procedure to remove tissue from an abnormal part of the cervix to confirm precancerous conditions or cervical cancer.
Diagnostic Colposcopy – Is a special magnifying instrument used to get a close-up look at your cervix. A colposcopy is done if you had some sort of abnormal results on your cervical screening tests e.g. Pap smear.
Cryotherapy-is a procedure that uses freezing gas to destroy stage 0 disease or precancerous cells on the cervix
Clinical Breast Examination-can detect breast abnormalities (lump, nipple discharge, nipple and skin changes)
Mammogram-can detect a breast lump 2 years earlier than it can be felt
Breast Self Examination- we teach women how to do the Breast Self Examination.
The TimeToScreen Alpha programme pledges to provide affordable, quality, client centred, timely and comprehensive breast and cervical cancer screening to 6,000 women yearly.
“We believe that no woman should develop cervical cancer because
Prevention is cheaper than cure, Prevention is better than cure, Prevention is better than Cure”— (this will be in form of bubble/quote.)
Cervical and Breast Screening Guideline
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- ‘Women over 65 years of age who have had a regular screening in the previous 10 years should stop cervical cancer screening as long as they haven’t had any serious pre-cancers (like CIN2 or CIN3) found in the last 20 years’