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3 hrs ago | Roll Call

CDC Updates Stats on Low Teen Cancer Vaccination Rates

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently sounded an alarm with new statistics about the low rate of vaccination of teenagers against human papillomavirus .

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Family, Teenagers

7 hrs ago | POZ

Condom With Anti-HIV/STI Lube OK'd in Japan & Australia

A condom treated with an antiviral lubricant shown to fight HIV and other viral sexually transmitted infections has been approved for use in Japan and Australia, Mail Online reports.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Englewood Review

Mobile health services offered at 14 sites in county during August

The Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County's Health In Motion Mobile Medical Unit staff will provide free and low-cost health services at 14 sites around the county during August.

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Related Topix: Sarasota County, FL, Sarasota, FL, Vaccinations, Health, Agriculture, Science

EurekAlert!

Why we should vaccinate boys against HPV as well as girls

Gillian Prue, from the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Queen's University of Belfast, says that the human papillomavirus infection is common in men and can lead to genital warts and the development of some head and neck, anal or penile cancers.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Nursing, Genital Warts, Vaccinations

Aidsmap

Young people with HIV respond well to human papillomavirus vaccine

The quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine worked as well for teens and young adults with HIV as it did for their HIV-negative counterparts, according to study findings presented the 20th International AIDS Conference last week in Melbourne.

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Related Topix: HIV/AIDS

HIV and Hepatitis

AIDS 2014: Young People with HIV Respond Well to Human Papillomavirus Vaccine

The quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine worked as well for teens and young adults with HIV as it did for their HIV negative counterparts, according to study findings presented the 20thInternational AIDS Conference last week in Melbourne.

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Related Topix: HIV/AIDS

Journal and Courier

More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine

More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine The increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Clarksville Online

Tennessee Department of Health reminds parents now is the time to get back-to-school immunizations

Frequent news reports about whooping cough and measles, diseases long thought vanquished by vaccines in the US, serve as a reminder of the importance of getting back-to-school immunizations for your child now.

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Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Tennessee, Chickenpox, Health, Bill Haslam, US Governors

Medical News Today

Some protection offered by incomplete HPV vaccination

Minority women who received the Human Papillomavirus Vaccination even after becoming sexually active had lower rates of abnormal Pap test results than those who were never vaccinated.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Clinicians not recommending HPV vaccines enough to satisfy the CDC

The MPR Daily Dose website had an article on Sunday, July 27, 2014 titled Clinicians Not Recommending HPV Vaccine Enough to Parents .

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Genital Warts

Mental Help Net

HPV Testing Every Three Years As Safe As Other Strategies

Primary human papillomavirus testing every three years seems to be a better screening alternative to Papanicolaou testing every three years or concurrent HPV and Pap testing every five years, according to a study published online July 18 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute .

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Related Topix: Health, Bethesda, MD

Canada.com

Increase in throat and anal cancers tied to human papillomavirus 'disturbing,' researchers find

Before it was the Commonwealth Games, it was the Empire Games, and Vancouver was the site 60 years ago this week.

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Related Topix: Health, Cervical Cancer, Vaccinations, Esophageal Cancer, Human Sexuality, Oral Cancer

Hispanic Business

Advaxis Receives Notice of Allowance for Cancer Immunotherapies Patent in Japan

The antigens covered under the claims include HPV-related and prostate cancer antigens, which are expressed in cervical and prostate cancer.

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Related Topix: Prostate Cancer, Bone Cancer

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Daily Kos

Gardasil (HPV vaccine) coverage and safety in the United States

Genital human papillomavirus is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the USA.

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Human Sexuality, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Family, Kids, US News, Liberal Political News

Medical Daily

HPV Vaccination Rates Among Teens See A Slight Increase, But Are Still Too Low

HPV vaccination rates are low and the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention is not happy about it.

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

School's near: Time to think about immunizations for students

The Southern Nevada Immunization & Health Coalition has announced its regional schedule of summer Back-to-School immunization events to help children and their families stay healthy throughout the upcoming school year.

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Related Topix: Nevada, Health, Toddlers, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine, Influenza

KIII

Most adults are members of 'clean plate club'

Unlike children, the vast majority of adults finish all of the food they put on their plate at mealtime, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Health, Family, Kids

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Miami Herald

To vaccinate or not to vaccinate? For some, back-to-school doctor visits include HPV vaccine

Gardasil, which protects against four strains of HPV, the most common sexually transmitted virus, has been approved for both girls -- and boys.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Medicine, Cervical Cancer, Genital Warts, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

BioMed Central

HPV prevalence and genotype distribution in a population-based...

Human papillomavirus genotyping assays are becoming increasingly attractive for use in mass screening, as they offer a possibility to integrate HPV screening with HPV vaccine monitoring, thereby generating a synergy between the two main modes of cervical cancer prevention.

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Denmark, World News

NewsOne

Re: Teen Girls & Cervical Cancer Vaccine | News One

More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine, but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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