Examining the Link between HIV and Cervical Cancer

By Center for Strategic and International Studies | January 15, 2014

Women living with HIV are five times more likely to be diagnosed with cervical cancer. This video from the Center for Strategic and International Studies examines that link.

James Pursey/Malawi

 

According to the U.S. National Cancer Institute, women living with HIV are at least five times more likely to be diagnosed with cervical cancer.  This video from the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), examines the link between HIV and cervical cancer in Zambia and how the Pink Ribbon, Red Ribbon campaign integrates screening into HIV/AIDS care and treatment.

Click here to learn more about the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation's work combatting cervical cancer.