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Cervical screening stories

We’ve spoken to a range of people aged 25 to 35 from across Victoria to hear their experiences of having Cervical Screening Tests. Click on the faces to read their stories.

Alex, 32

I feel a sense of relief knowing I’m up to date with my cervical screens.

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Casey, 31

Young people need to prioritise their health and think about their future. We are not invincible.

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Natalie, 32

Just because you are young, it doesn’t mean you cannot develop cervical cancer!

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Ally, 26

Staying up to date with screening is the best thing I can do to keep myself healthy.

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Lena, 32

The test may be a little bit unpleasant, but a few minutes now will potentially save your life.

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Robyn, 26

My advice – do some research about what happens during a Cervical Screening Test.

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Kathryn, 31

You can’t put a price on the peace of mind it gives you.

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