Articles for Tag: "vaccination"

U.S. cervical cancer rates greatly underestimated 
U.S. cervical cancer rates greatly underestimated
New research finds that the rates of this cancer are dramatically higher than originally reported.
The link between HPV and cancer 
The link between HPV and cancer
An expert explains what role HPV vaccination plays in preventing several types of gynecological cancers. Learn more.
Unvaccinated kids at higher risk for whooping cough 
Unvaccinated kids at higher risk for whooping cough
Researchers say children who don’t get the shot are 14 times more likely to catch pertussis.
Can the flu shot lower your risk of heart problems? 
Can the flu shot lower your risk of heart problems?
If fear of the flu isn’t reason enough to get a flu shot, maybe avoiding a heart attack is…Learn more.
4 things to know about this year’s flu vaccination 
4 things to know about this year’s flu vaccination
As flu season approaches, our expert shares what you should know to protect you and your loved ones.
Monkeys cured of HIV-like virus—could humans be next? 
Monkeys cured of HIV-like virus—could humans be next?
Nearly 32 years after the initial outbreak of the HIV/AIDS pandemic, researchers find a promising cure in a similar condition in monkeys.