HPV Vaccine Effectiveness in Question

HPV Vaccine Effectiveness in Question

For those that are ecstatic about the new HPV vaccine, the nation’s leading cancer centers, involving two in Baltimore, just released their support to endorse new recommendations by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). The doctors believe these suggestions can help improve the use of the vaccine and prevent human papillomavirus, which is the most […]

One Dose of HPV Vaccine Is Just as Good as Three

One Dose of HPV Vaccine Is Just as Good as Three

Male and females must get three HPV shots, over a span of six months, before having sex to prevent themselves from attracting the cancer-causing virus. However, a study has recently concluded one dose of the HPV vaccine is just as good as three. A study published June 9 in The Lancet Oncology, co-authored by Dr. Diane Harper Rowntree […]

HPV Vaccine Receives a Cold Shoulder

HPV Vaccine Receives a Cold Shoulder

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a type of virus capable of causing cancer in humans, specifically; oropharyngeal (back of the throat, tonsils, and tongue), anal, cervical, penile, vulvar and vaginal. There are also HPV types causing most cases of genital warts in women and men. Skin-to-skin contact is the most common form of being infected with […]