Cervical cancer is one of the biggest killers amongst women today. 80% of this type of cancel is caused by the sexually transferred virus HPV. According to this article girls 9 years of age will be able to get immunized at schools as from February the 17th 2014. At this age the immunization has been found to be the most effective if given in two dosages.
For all our anxious-to-be-parents out there!
I came across this fascinating article regarding two transplants that were performed in Sweden. This procedure significantly enhances the chances of these two ladies to fall pregnant. As the Fallopian tubes are not connected to the uterus, their egg cells were harvested before the operation and fertilized in vitro. They will be transferred to the uterus within the next few months.
Let's trust for successful pregnancies!
I will be posting items of interest that I discover in the media, so, therewith the first article. This comes from the Cape Times 0f 15 January 2014.
To all our loyal supporters and volunteers a very prosperous,blessed New Year!
We're looking forward to an amazing year, filled with life changing experiences, meeting new people and being of service to our community.
Our upcoming events to take note of are: