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Why Throat and Anal Cancers Are on the Rise in Young Adults

FRIDAY, July 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Although cervical cancers are declining in the United States and Canada, other cancers linked to human papillomavirus (HPV) are increasing, a new study indicates. 358 more words

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Clearing cells to prevent cervical cancer.

A study describes a novel approach to preventing cervical cancer based on findings showing successful reduction in the risk of cervical cancer after removal of a discrete population of cells in the cervix. 359 more words

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CDC disappointed with HPV vaccine numbers

HPV, the human papillomavirus, is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States.

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), almost all sexually active men ad women contract HPV at some point in their lives; most cases of HPV resolve without issue, but some individuals do develop complications–like cervical cancer. 536 more words

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CDC disappointed with HPV vaccine numbers

HPV, the human papillomavirus, is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States.

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), almost all sexually active men ad women contract HPV at some point in their lives; most cases of HPV resolve without issue, but some individuals do develop complications–like cervical cancer. 526 more words

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Study: Anal, Throat Cancers On Rise Among Young Adults

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS Atlanta) – According to a new study, anal and throat cancers have increased over the past 35 years in adults younger than 45. 264 more words

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HPV Vaccine = Sterility?

This is an old story but I saw it pop up in my news feed recently and I wanted to have a little talk about Gardasil and sterility. 927 more words

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SC Gaining Traction on Preteen Vaccinations

By Jamie Shuster

The CDC just released the results of their National Immunization Survey-Teen and there is good news for South Carolina students. The percentage of young people ages 13-17 who received a Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis) vaccine rose from 64.9% to 71.9% between 2012 and 2013. 302 more words

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