• Question: Why is cervical cancer so common?

    Asked by bond44 to Mariam on 21 Jun 2010 in Categories: .
    • Photo: Mariam Orme

      Mariam Orme answered on 21 Jun 2010:

      Cervical cancer can be caused by a virus that is passed on through sexual activity; that’s why it’s so common. But hopefully now that there is the cervical cancer jab to make you immune to the virus, cervical cancer will become much less common.