Home > Medical > Cervical cancer > All about cervical cancer All about cervical cancer All sections in Cervical Cancer » About Cervical Cancer » Cervical Cancer Vaccine » FAQs » Cervical Cancer News » Real-life Story Cancer comes early for HIV+ Cervical cancer is affecting HIV-positive women at a younger age than the average population. How cervical cancer develops Cervical cancer kills more than 3 400 South African women every year. But how does it develop? What happens to your body when cancerous cells develop on your cervix Millions die from cervical cancer Almost a quarter million women die from cervical cancer each year although the disease is largely preventable, the U.N. health agency said. Quiz Cancer: are you at risk? » Ask CyberDoc » Quiz Am I eating to optimise my health? » Subscribe Newsletters » Medicines that changed history 10 famous breast cancer survivors Kilos up cervical cancer risk Here's another reason for women carrying extra kilos to shed them - being overweight doubles the risk of cervical cancer, a new study finds. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Taking charge of your health Man, take care of your health!