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1 in 4 U.S. men have cancer-linked HPV genital infections. Here's why

The first national estimate suggests that nearly half of U.S. men have genital infections caused by a sexually transmitted virus and that 1 in 4 has strains linked with several cancers. 105 more words


Cervical Cancer Awareness: Why get a Pap Smear?

Let’s face it… Pap Smears aren’t fun.  The only test to sample tissue for cervical cancer just happens to be one of the most embarrassing and awkward.   619 more words


Day 4: A Day in Depth

Initially, I worked on my project for the 5-2-1-0 Program outlines, along with the Germs and Sun Safety components. I was very determined to finish the 5-2-1-0 Program component along with Germs and Sun Safety outlines today. 500 more words


Wellness Wednesday: Finding Cervical Cancer Early

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. No one wants to talk about cervical cancer; but we should. Because it is highly preventable and when found early, it is also one of the most treatable cancer types. 444 more words


Heart Health and Exercise: It’s Never Too Late to Start

To protect your heart, the first step is to learn your own personal risk factors for heart disease. Risk factors are conditions or habits that make you more likely to develop a disease. 480 more words


Special issue - "A Review of HIV and Surgery in Africa"

Journal: The Open AIDS Journal

Authors: K. Bowa, B. Kawimbe, D. Mugala, D. Musowoya, A. Makupe, M. Njobvu, C. Simutowe


HIV has a significant impact on surgery in Africa. 228 more words

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CDC issues fresh guidance on HPV vaccines for boys and girls

As per the new findings, two doses of HPV vaccine confer necessary immunity to youngsters against the sexually transmitted disease. Previously, three doses were advocated by monitoring health agencies in the country for youngsters. 12 more words