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271 Articles Matching "hpv"

Perspectives: Lessons On Strategies Preventing Legal Abortions; Make HPV Vaccine Part Of Mandatory Childhood Schedule

Nov 13, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers express views on several women's health...
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Health Tip: Understanding the HPV Vaccine

Nov 10, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Understanding the HPV VaccineCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/8/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/8/2018 12:00:00...
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Mailed HPV Tests Can Help Find Women At-Risk For Cervical Cancer, Study Finds

Nov 09, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have found that mailing self-collection kits to test for high-risk human papillomavirus infection has the potential to boost cervical cancer screening – especially for low-income women who are overdue for testing. In th......
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HPV Vaccination Rates Continue to Lag in U.S.

Nov 09, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: HPV Vaccination Rates Continue to Lag in U.S.Category: Health NewsCreated: 11/6/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/7/2018 12:00:00...
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HPV Vaccine Uptake Low Despite Prior Calls to Action

Nov 08, 2018 , RxList
The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine continues to be underused in eligible adolescents. Thus, it continues to fall short of its potential to protect against HPV-related cancers in the United States. Such cancers include cancer of the cervix, oropharyngeal cancer, and penile, vulvar, and vaginal malignancies, according to a new report from the President's Cancer...
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HPV Vaccine Uptake Low Despite Need for Action

Nov 08, 2018 , eMedicine Health
HPV Vaccine Uptake Low Despite Prior Calls to...
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Too Few Americans Get The HPV Vaccine

Nov 08, 2018 , WebMD
HPV (human papillomavirus) vaccination has increased in recent years, rates remain well below the government's 2020 goal of 80 percent of age-eligible adolescents, according to a recent report by the President’s Cancer...
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How Necessary Is HPV Cervical Cancer Screening for Women After Age 55?

Nov 04, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: How Necessary Is HPV Cervical Cancer Screening for Women After Age 55?Category: Health NewsCreated: 11/2/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/2/2018 12:00:00...
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Report: HPV vaccination rates remain too low to achieve cancer prevention potential

Nov 03, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The President's Panel Chair is recommending several steps to increase HPV vaccination in the United States, as well as globally. Read More...
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Do Women Over 55 Need HPV Cervical Cancer Tests?

Nov 03, 2018 , WebMD
If a woman has one negative HPV DNA test at the age of 55, she probably has a very low risk of cervical cancer, and continued HPV screening would offer little benefit, according to a new...
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The Real Reasons Parents Refuse HPV Vaccination

Nov 02, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: The Real Reasons Parents Refuse HPV VaccinationCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/30/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/31/2018 12:00:00...
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The Real Reasons Parents Refuse HPV Vaccination

Oct 31, 2018 , WebMD
Parents who choose not to vaccinate their children against HPV do so most often because of safety concerns, rather than that the vaccination will lead to greater sexual activity, a new study has...
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Preteens' HPV Shot Won't Encourage Early Sex, Study Says

Oct 17, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Preteens' HPV Shot Won't Encourage Early Sex, Study SaysCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/15/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/16/2018 12:00:00...
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HPV vaccination not linked with rise in teen risky sex

Oct 16, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - A new study adds to earlier evidence that getting vaccinated against the human papillomavirus (HPV) does not lead girls to be less careful about sex....
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HPV Vaccine Approved for People Through Age 45

Oct 11, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: HPV Vaccine Approved for People Through Age 45Category: Health NewsCreated: 10/9/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/10/2018 12:00:00...
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FDA Expands Gardasil to Cover Adults to Age 45

Oct 10, 2018 , RxList
The FDA has approved a supplemental application for Gardasil 9, Merck's HPV vaccine for men and women ages...
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Extreme Weather Stresses Mental Health, Finds New Report That Paints Dire Picture On Climate Change

Oct 10, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Researchers found that in warmer summers the mental health problems increased by about the same amount of percentage points as degrees. Short-term weather patterns, like rainy days, are also linked to an increase of self-reported symptoms. In other public health news: gene-editing, impotence, bullying, HPV, breast cancer and...
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FDA Expands Gardasil to Cover Adults to Age 45

Oct 09, 2018 , WebMD
About 14 million Americans become infected with HPV every year, the CDC says. About 12,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer and about 4,000 women die from cervical cancer caused by certain HPV...
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More Preteens Need HPV Shots to Meet Public Health Goal

Oct 06, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: More Preteens Need HPV Shots to Meet Public Health GoalCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/4/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/5/2018 12:00:00...
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FDA expands use of HPV vaccine to adults 27 to 45

Oct 06, 2018 , CNN Health
The FDA approved the HPV vaccine Gardasil 9 for use in adults ages 27 to 45 after studies showed it provided protection against genital warts and certain cancers....
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