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Well Within My Rights

I have often spoken of my experience working in a very busy hospital in the Niger Delta, where I was the only female doctor. My MD was a very intellectual man. 980 more words

Doctors

Scientists Develop New Way to Treat HPV-Related Cancer

A drug called cidofovir that’s already used to target viruses could also be used as part of a novel way to treat cervical cancer.

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WSJ: Feds to Vaccinate Boys and Girls Against HPV by 2020 - male oral cancer rates are rising.

While I have mixed feeling about vaccines, HPV is very serious.

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HPV, or human papillomavirus, was considered a women’s-only issue, after researchers discovered a link between it and cervical cancer in the 1980s. 259 more words

Cancer

Merck’s Former Doctor Predicts that Gardasil will Become the Greatest Medical Scandal of All Time

Dr. Dalbergue, a former pharmaceutical industry physician with Gardasil manufacturer Merck, was interviewed in the April 2014 issue of the French magazine Principes de Santé (Health Principles). 87 more words

NEWS

HPV Vaccination—a Public Health Priority

Almost everyone in the US will be infected with human papillomavirus (HPV) at some point in their lives. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that about 79 million people are currently infected with HPV and 14 million people become newly infected each year. 429 more words

NFID

"They've been robbed of their womanhood:" Two sisters face one life-changing diagnosis

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Two sisters in their teens just starting to grow up say they’ve been robbed of their womanhood when faced with a life-changing diagnosis. 1,023 more words

News

Men Can Get Oral HPV Infection From Women, Study Shows

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Men are at increased risk for oral human papillomavirus (HPV) infection if their female sex partners have oral and/or genital HPV infections, a new study shows. 439 more words

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