Posted by AAIP News on 01/23/2017
On 1.24.17 to recognize Turquoise Tuesday to bring awareness to high rates of cervical cancer among American Indian women.
- Wear turquoise clothing and jewelry to highlight the high cervical cancer rates in American Indians. Post photos to social media with hashtag #TurquoiseTuesday There is a Facebook event group for this on the AICAF Facebook page.
- We encourage women to make a call to schedule their Pap tests on this day and ask you to encourage the women in your life to schedule their Pap test.
- Join us for a #PapChat Twitter Chat to learn more about cervical cancer work in Native communities. Please see the attached announcement to share with your networks.