Articles for Tag: "HPV"

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.
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.
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.
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.