PBS NewsHour

Putting cervical cancer screening in reach for Indian women

Clip: 06/12/2017 | 6m 29s

Cervical cancer afflicts a half million women across the world every year, but it's most deadly in India. For many Indian women, seeing a doctor is the last resort and an unaffordable luxury. A pilot program aims to change that with a low-cost testing and simple procedure, but hurdles remain to get women in the door. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports.

Aired: 06/12/17

Rating: NR

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