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Latino group advises against DNA Pap smear alternative

The National Alliance for Hispanic Health is taking a stand against against a new DNA alternative to the traditional Pap smear.

The organization, which has taken huge steps in advancing Hispanics in the United States, has signed a formal appeal letter to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) asking the test be reconsidered as a first-choice option for cervical cancer screening. 658 more words


skin tags and hpv

I’ve found an additional web article that places a high suspect relation of HPV and skin tags.


This article references good medical websites such as the following publication. 117 more words

lost trust

The longer medical professionals keep me from a diagnosis, the more I feel denied my rights. My right to seek early treatment, either by specialist or clinical trials. 222 more words

Quitting's just not an option...

Thanks for those who have taken the time to sift through the madness I call my thoughts.  I’ve been battling with some inner melt downs… 93 more words

What if this is a never-ending battle?

Is this really happening? Was it seriously naïve of me to think things would be exponentially different after transplant? The past few days have made me think, “What if this is a never-ending battle? 484 more words

Men can help prevent cervical cancer

When Baby Boomers came of age and the sexual revolution began, we could thank the pharmaceutical industry for introducing the birth control pill at just the right time.

Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers Report

MONDAY, April 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) — A sharp drop in the number of young women infected with the two strains of human papillomavirus (HPV) most likely to cause cervical cancer occurred in England after the 2008 launch of a national vaccination program there, a new study shows. 240 more words

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