What if you didn't have the words to tell your doctor what was
bothering you? What if what was bothering you was considered taboo
in your culture--something that you aren't supposed to talk about,
even with your doctor? And what if the fact that you can't talk
openly about this topic cost you your life?
This is the case for many women in indigenous rural Mexican
communities, where the most common cause of death among women is
cervical cancer--a type of cancer that is both treatable an… [Read More]