Articles for Tag: "HPV"

Can this vaccine prevent cancer? 
Can this vaccine prevent cancer?
Every year, nearly 80,000 Americans are infected with a virus capable of causing cancer. Here’s what you need to know.
5 easy ways to help prevent cervical cancer 
5 easy ways to help prevent cervical cancer
If you could help prevent cancer, why wouldn’t you? An OB/GYN explains how.
Are annual pelvic exams really necessary? 
Are annual pelvic exams really necessary?
A government task force says they lack evidence for a recommendation either way, but a physician defends the practice.
CDC updates adult vaccine recommendations 
CDC updates adult vaccine recommendations
Learn more about the updated vaccine schedule for adults 19 and older.
The harmful effects of hookahs 
The harmful effects of hookahs
A single session distributes 10 times the carbon monoxide of a single cigarette.
HPV vaccine safe for women who may become pregnant 
HPV vaccine safe for women who may become pregnant
Learn how vaccinations can reduce the risk of certain cancers.
HPV vaccine does not encourage unsafe sex in teens, says study 
HPV vaccine does not encourage unsafe sex in teens, says study
This news may give piece of mind to parents who are concerned.