Yes, women should begin testing for cervical cancer at an earlier age, because it's important that women have every opportunity to take care of their health. Early detection is key to helping people beat cancer. This woman was smart to get tested so early, and it might even save her life.
Yes, women should begin testing for cervical cancer at an earlier age. Cervical cancer is a serious disease that kills a lot of people because it is not detected soon enough. All women should be tested earlier and probably more often to prevent tragic surprises like this bride and others like her.
With more and more cases of cervical cancer being discovered in women it would be good practice to test for it in women at younger ages. It is unclear what the reason behind the increase is but until it is determined, more tests should be done at an earlier age.
Women start getting tested for cervical cancer when they first go to the gynecologist, which is usually in thier is teens. This is one of the things that is tested for with a Pap smear. Early detection is important and hopefully her cancer was found early enough that it can be treated and cured. What is important is making sure all women have access to this care.