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4 hrs ago | Center for American Progress

7 Important Facts to Know About STDs

April is STD Awareness Month and an opportunity to highlight the largely hidden impact that sexually transmitted diseases, or STDs, have in the United States.

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Related Topix: Health, African-American, US News, Liberal Political News

Tue Apr 22, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Pre-HPV vaccine, most oropharyngeal cancers HPV+

Most oropharyngeal cancers in the United States diagnosed between 1995 and 2005 were positive for human papillomavirus , specifically HPV 16 or 18, according to a study published in the May issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Emerging Infectious Diseases .

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Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry

The Jersey Journal

Madison Health Department to offer free spring health check, May 7

Finances or fear may prevent you from seeing a professional to check out what's going on inside your mouth - gums, tongue, cheeks or lips.

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Related Topix: Madison, NJ, Springfield, NJ, Paterson, NJ, Oral Cancer, Health

Natural Holistic Health

Treating Warts with Natural Remedies

It is embarrassing to have warts and even more embarrassing getting caught purchasing over-the-counter remedies for warts.

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Related Topix: Warts, Medicine, Health, Genital Warts

Medical News Today

Combination microbicide gel can prevent multiple virus transmission in vagina/rectum in animal model

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Judicial Watch

Merck Dr. Exposes Gardasil Scandal: Ineffective, Deadly, Very Profitable

A controversial government-backed cervical cancer vaccine is ineffective, has deadly side effects and serves no other purpose than to generate profit for its manufacturer, according to a physician who worked at the major pharmaceutical company that's made huge profits selling it to girls and young women.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Health, Marketing

Medical News Today

DNA looping damage tied to HPV cancer

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Related Topix: Health, Ohio State University, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, Genetics, Medicine, Immunology, Biology, Science

Medical News Today

HPV vaccine benefits HIV-positive women

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, HIV/AIDS

Hispanic Business

polyDNA Launches Novirin, an Advanced Natural Antiviral Remedy Against Latent Viruses

This new natural antiviral remedy has the same five natural ingredients as the highly successful Gene-Eden-VIR.

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Related Topix: Health, Hepatitis, Medicine, Marketing, Pharmacology

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Independent.ie

Do I need a smear test if I get the HPV vaccine?

Q: My GP recently advised me to book a smear test. I just had my 25th birthday. Is this really necessary and what exactly does the test involve? My younger sister was recently given a vaccine Cervical cancer is the second most common cause of female cancer worldwide with about 500,000 new cases diagnosed per year.

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Related Topix: Cervical Cancer

WKXW-FM Trenton

DNA Alternative to Pap Smear Debated

A high-tech screening tool for cervical cancer is facing pushback from more than a dozen patient groups, who warn that the genetic test could displace a simpler, cheaper and more established mainstay of women's health: the Pap smear.

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Related Topix: Cervical Cancer, Health, Genetics, Women's Health

Fri Apr 18, 2014

US Pharmacist

HPV Test May Replace Annual Pap

Expert advisors to the FDA have recommended that a new screening test for the human papillomavirus could replace the annual Pap smear for many women.

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Related Topix: Health, Oral Cancer

Business Journal

HPV just as serious for men as women

When HPV is in the news, it is usually because of some controversy surrounding the vaccine - such as if boys as well as girls should be vaccinated, what age the vaccine should be given and if being vaccinated encourages sexual activity.

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WRIC-TV Richmond

VCU Massey Cancer Center Offers Free Head & Neck Screenings

Would you know how to detect a head or neck cancer? This month VCU Massey Cancer Center is offering free screenings to help.

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Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Courage Unmasked

Radiation treatment for head and neck cancer involves the use of custom-molded plastic mesh masks placed over the head and shoulders to immobilize the patient and facilitate the stereotactic positioning of radiation beams.

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Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Health

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Human Papillomavirus Prevalence in Oropharyngeal Cancer before Vaccine Introduction, United States

HPV DNA was extracted from tumor tissue samples from patients in whom cancer was diagnosed during 1995-2005.

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Related Topix: Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

EurekAlert!

Animal study provides first evidence that gel can prevent multiple...

Population Council scientists and their partners have found that their proprietary microbicide gel is safe, stable, and can prevent the transmission of multiple sexually transmitted infections in both the vagina and rectum in animals: HIV, herpes simplex virus 2 , and human papillomavirus .

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Related Topix: Health, Healthcare Law, Law

Sunday Herald

Screening proves vaccine has cut virus rate

Screening has revealed a significant reduction in the prevalence of key types of the human papillomavirus which increase the risk of women developing the killer disease.

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Related Topix: Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Findings from Northwestern University Has Provided New Data on Vaccines

Editor at Biotech Week -- New research on Immunization is the subject of a report.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Hepatitis, Medicine

The Otago Daily Times

Vaccine sees HPV ratesfall

A dramatic drop in genital warts is evidence the $10 million approximate annual cost of the human papillomavirus vaccine is justified, the co-author of a new study says.

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Related Topix: Health, Warts, Medicine, Genital Warts

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