Articles for Tag: "HPV"

Does a pap smear hurt? Does the HPV vaccine really work? 
Does a pap smear hurt? Does the HPV vaccine really work?
Your questions answered.
5 ways to help prevent cervical cancer 
5 ways to help prevent cervical cancer
If you could help prevent cancer, why wouldn’t you? An OB/GYN explains how.
Marcia Cross speaks out against anal cancer stigma  Featured
Marcia Cross speaks out against anal cancer stigma
She says people shouldn’t feel ashamed: “I mean, come on, really. There’s enough on your plate.”
How a vaccine can help prevent this type of cancer 
How a vaccine can help prevent this type of cancer
Symptoms may not develop for years after being infected.
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.
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.