Cervical Screening Awareness week

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Cervical screening is important in the prevention of Cervical Cancer and saves lives.

The test checks for HPV which you can find out more about at the following link https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/human-papilloma-virus-hpv.

 We understand that there might be concerns over the safety of attending practice despite the easing of restrictions. We want to assure you that it is safe to attend practice for this important screening.

The following link Cervical screening during the Covid-19 pandemic – Cancer Wise Leeds – YouTube provides information on the safety measures in place to make sure it is safe for you to attend.

If you have a cervix, aged 25-49 and not had a cervical screening in the last 3 years or 50-64 and not had a cervical screening in the last 5 years, please contact us to make an appointment. This quick appointment every 3 or 5 years can save your life. Please contact us to arrange your cervical screening appointment or book online (if available)