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  1. Neck surgery unnecessary for many throat cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Study shows that among those whose cancer was triggered by a virus, any lingering bumps after chemotherapy and radiation tend to be benign. A new study shows that patients with human papillomavirus - the same virus associated with both cervical and head and neck cancer - positive oropharyngeal cancer see significantly higher rates of complete response on a post-radiation neck dissection than those with HPV-negative oropharyngeal cancer.

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  2. Urine HPV test could offer non-invasive alternative to conventional smear, improve screening uptakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Science Daily

    ... years, cervical screening in the UK has fallen below 80%, particularly amongst women aged 25-30. Human papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections. Up to 80% of sexually active women are infected at some point in ...

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  3. Healthy humans make nice homes for virusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Science Daily

    ... of acute infection. They also could not have been diagnosed in the past two years with human papillomavirus infection (HPV), which can cause cervical and throat cancer, or have an active genital herpes infection. Analyzing the samples, the ...

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  4. Mary Tanner Appointed To Genticel??'s Supervisory Board As Independently-Acting MemberRead the original story

    Yesterday | BioSpace

    ... in the development of therapeutic vaccines aimed at eliminating, at an early stage, the human papillomavirus (HPV) responsible for cervical cancer. Genticel is developing ProCervix, a therapeutic vaccine in Phase II, designed to induce a curative ...

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  5. Moffitt Cancer Center study finds few physicians are recommending HPV vaccination for boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    Research from Moffitt Cancer Center shows family physicians and pediatricians are not always recommending vaccination against human papillomavirus for young male patients. Approximately 6 million people are newly infected with HPV each year, a virus that can lead to the development of cancer .

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  6. Mary Tanner appointed to Genticel's Supervisory Board as independently-acting memberRead the original story

    Yesterday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... in the development of therapeutic vaccines aimed at eliminating, at an early stage, the human papillomavirus (HPV) responsible for cervical cancer. Genticel is developing ProCervix, a therapeutic vaccine in Phase II, designed to induce a curative ...

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  7. Few physicians are recommending HPV vaccination for boys, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Science Daily

    Family physicians and pediatricians in the United States are not always recommending vaccination against human papillomavirus for young male patients. Approximately 6 million people are newly infected with HPV each year, a virus that can lead to the development of cancer.

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  8. HPV Vaccine Blamed for Girls' Mystery IllnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Max

    A mystery illness is plaguing girls in this town in northern Colombia, and locals say a vaccine against the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus, or HPV, is to blame. First their hands and feet feel cold.

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  9. Study Finds Few Physicians are Recommending HPV Vaccination for BoysRead the original story

    Thursday | Infection Control Today

    Research from Moffitt Cancer Center shows family physicians and pediatricians are not always recommending vaccination against human papillomavirus for young male patients. Approximately 6 million people are newly infected with HPV each year, a virus that can lead to the development of cancer.

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  10. Second look at glaucoma surgery: Anti-inflammatory medications after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Science Daily

    ... physicians and pediatricians in the United States are not always recommending vaccination against human papillomavirus (HPV) for young male patients. Approximately 6 million people are newly A novel environmental crowdsourcing technique for ...

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  11. Australia sees record highs in syphilis cases and hepatitis deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Science

    ... pervades society around people who inject drugs," de Wit says. The one bit of good news is that human papillomavirus (HPV) infections have dropped dramatically since a vaccination program for high school students began in 2007. Before the program, ...

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  12. A pediatrician answers your HPV vaccine questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kevin, M.D.

    HPV stands for human papillomavirus, and these viruses are the most common sexually transmitted viruses in the United States. Most of the people who are diagnosed with HPV are young and sexually active.

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  13. Declining condom use driving sexually transmitted infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    A fall in condom use across the population is driving strong growth in sexually-transmitted infections, according to one of the authors of an annual surveillance report released today. Syphilis diagnoses are at the highest level ever recorded in Australia, while gonorrhoea rates continue to climb and the number of people dying from liver disease related to hepatitis C infection has more than doubled in the last ten years.

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  14. How this man survived cancer three timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NEWS.com.au

    SCOTT Stephens was just 23 when he was first diagnosed with cancer. After a tumultuous six-year affair with chemotherapy and experimental drugs, he decided to trade in his beer for a juicer - and he's now cancer free.

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  15. Many throat cancer patients can skip neck surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Science Daily

    Patients with human papillomavirus -- the same virus associated with both cervical and head and neck cancer -- positive oropharyngeal cancer see significantly higher rates of complete response on a post-radiation neck dissection than those with HPV-negative oropharyngeal cancer, researchers report. A new study shows that patients with human papillomavirus -- the same virus associated with both cervical and head and neck cancer -- positive oropharyngeal cancer see significantly higher rates of complete response on a post-radiation neck dissection than those with HPV-negative oropharyngeal cancer.

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  16. Mystery illness plagues girls in ColombiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... in this town in northern Colombia, and locals say a vaccine against the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus, or HPV, is to blame. In El Carmen de Bolivar, near the port of Cartagena, dozens of teenagers have experienced similar symptoms. Some ...

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  17. Healthy Humans are Home to Several Bacteria, Including Strains of Herpes VirusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | International Business Times

    ... that though they had viruses such as papillomaviruses, they had not been diagnosed with human papillomavirus infection (HPV), which can cause cervical and throat cancer. Researchers also said that they might have been dormant infections that were ...

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  18. STIs and Hep C levels at all-time high in AustraliaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Blaze

    ... were on the decline for the first time in recent history, although it is still remains the most commonly recorded STI. HPV has also declined dramatically in people under 21-years-of-age, thanks to the roll out of the HPV vaccine, which has seen a ...

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  19. Alberta's HPV vaccination program now includes Grade 5 boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | GlobalNews

    Parents with boys in Grade 5 in Alberta now have the option to have their sons vaccinated against human papillomavirus . The HPV vaccination has been offered to girls since 2008, and now the province is expanding its immunization program to include Grade 5 boys.

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  20. Editorial: HPV awareness key to saving many livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Tribune

    ... diabetes, cancer and infant mortality. It can also do more to prevent the tragedy of preventable diseases caused by HPV - human papillomavirus. The sexually transmitted virus causes most cases of cervical cancer, as well as other cancers. HPV can be ...

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