It's Cervical Cancer Awareness Month.
Christa Rick is a certified nurse midwife and women's health nurse practitioner. She and Dr. Walter Dodard talked about prevention and early detection of cervical cancer.
Watch the video for their interview during Samaritan Medical Center's weekly Morning Checkup segment on 7 News This Morning.
The key, they said is to get yearly checkups, get vaccinated, and avoid risk factors such as smoking and unsafe sex practices.
For more information, call Comprehensive Women's Health Services at 315-788-2003 or go to www.nnyobgyn.com.