YOU may have heard or even interested in buying herbal pads are very tempting because of its promise, one of which prevents cervical cancer (cervical). Apparently, the information is misleading and part of the tricks of the trade alone.
Had circulated the news in cyberspace about the pads that allegedly contain bleach paper and can lead to cancer. Many women end up tempted to seek alternative pads that they value a healthier, namely herbal pads. Pads with various types of herbal ingredients is claimed to be able to prevent cervical cancer, cope with menstrual pain, reduce vaginal discharge and odor generated, and other benefits.
"I do not support it. No single study or discuss an international discussion. It just tricks of the trade. Baseball sense, "said Laila Nuranna MD PhD, consultant gynecologist and oncologist Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Oncology, University of Indonesia / RSCM after the seminar" Recent Management of Cancer in Men & Women "in MRCCC Siloam Hospitals, Jakarta, Thursday (7 / 4 / 2011).
What woman does not want to preserve and protect the crown of their precious value in order to keep healthy. Moreover, the threat of cervical cancer is not kidding. In Indonesia, according to data issued by MOH in 2007, cervical cancer patients reaches 8,000 people every hour and one patient died. To date, cervical cancer still ranks top in overall cancer cases breast cancer while in second.
DR Laila stated, the best step is to check regularly. "It's very easy to prevent it, only by routine examination. Not having to wear pads are expensive, "he said.
He also denied that women with many children tend to be at risk of cervical cancer.
"All women at risk. Many young women at higher risk of cervical cancer, is not too strong. The message is so misleading, "he said.