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  1. Study shows epigenetic changes can drive cancerRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... cervical cancers are declining in the United States and Canada, other cancers linked to human papillomavirus (HPV) are increasing, a new study indicates. (HealthDay)-A questionnaire improves discussion of psychosocial problems during genetic ...

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  2. Safe and effective vaccine that prevents cancer continues to be underutilizedRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    CDC officials announced today that the number of girls and boys aged 13-17 years receiving human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine remains unacceptably low despite a slight increase in vaccination coverage since 2012, according to data from CDCa 2s 2013 ...

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  3. More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KPIC

    ... isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday. Last year's rise follows a couple of years when the girls' HPV vaccination rate was flat and health officials worried that it wouldn't budge. For girls ages 13 to 17, the rate is now up to ...

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  4. Anal, Throat Cancers on the Rise Among Young Adults, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Mental Help Net

    Although cervical cancers are declining in the United States and Canada, other cancers linked to human papillomavirus (HPV) are increasing, a new study indicates. HPV-related cancers of the anus and the base of the tongue and tonsils have increased ...

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  5. Re: Teen Girls & Cervical Cancer Vaccine | News OneRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | NewsOne

    ... the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported. Last year's rise follows a couple of years when the girls' HPV vaccination rate was flat and health officials worried that it wouldn't budge. For girls ages 13 to 17, the rate is now up to ...

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  6. HPV vaccination campaign gets message out on MARTA buses, trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Cross Roads News

    ... is low. Ads urging parents and guardians to "Talk to Your Doctor About Vaccinating Your Sons and Daughters Against HPV" are now appearing on dozens of MARTA buses, trains and bus shelters. The CDC-funded advertising campaign, launched on July 21, ...

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  7. Too few teens receive HPV shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KFVS12

    An "unacceptably low" number of girls and boys are getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which protects against cervical, anal and other cancers, U.S. health officials said Thursday. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...

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  8. Lift U.S. ban on blood donations by gay menRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... the American Medical Association. An "unacceptably low" number of girls and boys are getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which protects against cervical, anal and other cancers, U.S. health officials said Thursday. An "unacceptably low" ...

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  9. Diet changes can alter gut bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KAUZ

    ... the American Medical Association. An "unacceptably low" number of girls and boys are getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which protects against cervical, anal and other cancers, U.S. health officials said Thursday. An "unacceptably low" ...

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  10. Every girl needs the HPV vaccine, so why are so many skipping it?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | She Knows

    ... doses of Gardasil, the controversial vaccine that prevents the spread of human papillomavirus. Human papillomavirus - or HPV - is the most common sexually-transmitted disease in the U.S., with the CDC reporting 79 million current infections and 14 ...

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  11. Clearing cells to prevent cervical cancerRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... eliminating SCJ cells does not prevent cervical intraepithelial neoplasias nor does it prevent human papilloma virus (HPV) infection-which can lead to cervical cancer . But what is significant about the findings, according to the researchers, is ...

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  12. 79 Million Adults Have This Virus, Should Your Kid Get the Vaccine?Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... if you get it, and there are more than 100 types. But anyone up to age 26 can be vaccinated for it. For women, HPV can be serious because some types can cause cervical cancer. The Centers for Disease Control recommends that boys and girls starting ...

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  13. How to Keep Your Child from Getting a Virus 79M U.S. Adults Already HaveRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... everyone to speak with their health care provider about the benefits of vaccinating against human papillomavirus (HPV). HPV remains a serious issue in the United States. It is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI) in the U.S. - with ...

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  14. Teenage boys want intimacy, not just sexRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... basis, according to a new study. An "unacceptably low" number of girls and boys are getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which protects against cervical, anal and other cancers, U.S. health officials said Thursday. An "unacceptably low" ...

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  15. The 'Hobby Lobby ruling' and what it means for U.S. health careRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    An "unacceptably low" number of girls and boys are getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which protects against cervical, anal and other cancers, U.S. health officials said Thursday. An "unacceptably low" number of girls and boys are ...

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  16. Genticel Granted Five New Patents In The Us And Asia During First Half Of 2014Read the original story

    Thursday | BioSpace

    ... Korea respectively on January 14, February 14 and April 1 claim a recombinant protein carrying human papillomavirus (HPV) epitopes inserted in an adenylate cyclase protein or fragments thereof. They encompass granted claims protecting Genticel's ...

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  17. Doctors Still Hesitant to Urge HPV Vaccine for TeenagersRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... Survey found that 57 percent of girls and 35 percent of boys ages 13 to 17 received at least one dose of the HPV vaccine, which protects against a sexually transmitted virus responsible for cervical, anal, and many oral cancers. That compares with ...

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  18. Genticel provides update on patents granted this year in the USA and AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... Korea respectively on January 14, February 14 and April 1 claim a recombinant protein carrying human papillomavirus (HPV) epitopes inserted in an adenylate cyclase protein or fragments thereof. They encompass granted claims protecting Genticel's ...

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  19. U.S. Teens Still Lag In Getting Vaccinated Against HPVRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | GPB.org

    ... 11 or 12 before the initiation of sexual activity. That's when the vaccine has been shown to be most protective against HPV infections that can lead to cervical cancer, genital warts and oral and anal cancers. But data from the national survey ...

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  20. Uptake of HPV vaccine in US is unacceptably lowRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Medical News

    Data from the CDC's 2013 National Immunization Survey-Teen (NIS-Teen) published today show that the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine continues to be underutilized. The HPV vaccine protects against the viruses that causes 70% of cervical cancers and ...

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