Thursday, 8 August 2019

'I was denied cervical screening because of my disability'

'I was denied cervical screening because of my disability' Women with physical disabilities often have to fight to access cervical screening, with some denied it altogether, a charity is warning.

Some said they hadn't had smear tests for years because hoists were unavailable and testing at home was not an option, a report found.

Other women said they felt invisible and their needs were not understood. BBC News

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