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Vijendra: Manage your risk - Toledo Free Press

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Vijendra: Manage your risk
Toledo Free Press
As of Jan. 1, there were 14.5 million Americans who have had or are currently living with a cancer diagnosis. That's a staggering figure when you consider some of the preventative measures that can be taken to minimize the risk of cancer. Making ...

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A New Vaccine Targets More HPV Strains - New York Times (blog)

HPV Vaccine News - 5 hours 48 min ago

Independent Online

A New Vaccine Targets More HPV Strains
New York Times (blog)
The 9-HPV vaccine prevented cervical, vulvar and vaginal disease associated with HPV-31, 33, 45, 52 and 58 as well as the HPV types covered by the older version, 6, 11, 16 and 18. The rate of adverse events was similar in both groups, although skin ...
Response to your article on HPVMmegi Online
A minister with an HPV missionIndependent Online
Bristol campaign to reduce cervical cancer deathsITV News

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Local woman endures months of grueling treatments to recover from cervical ... - Logan Daily News

Cervical Cancer Google News - February 28, 2015 - 7:09am

Local woman endures months of grueling treatments to recover from cervical ...
Logan Daily News
If only I had done this and if only I had done that, but hindsight, as they say, is 50/50. February is national cancer prevention month. With this in mind, a local woman would like to remind all women to have their yearly breast and cervical cancer ...

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ACIP votes on incorporating 9-valent HPV vaccine into recommendations - Family Practice News Digital Network

HPV Vaccine News - February 28, 2015 - 12:07am

ACIP votes on incorporating 9-valent HPV vaccine into recommendations
Family Practice News Digital Network
26, members of ACIP voted 14-0 with one abstention, to support the draft wording for HPV vaccination, which has been modified to account for the availability of the 9-valent HPV vaccine (Gardasil-9), licensed by the Food and Drug Administration in ...

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ACIP: 9-Valent HPV Vaccine OK to Use - MedPage Today

HPV Vaccine News - February 27, 2015 - 4:02pm

ACIP: 9-Valent HPV Vaccine OK to Use
MedPage Today
The ACIP's HPV vaccine working group also deferred discussion about the issue of revaccination. They will potentially address if patients who have already been vaccinated with the 4-valent product should receive the 9-valent vaccine (and if so, how ...

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Breast, cervical cancer screenings offered - The Lake Country Echo

Cervical Cancer Google News - February 27, 2015 - 3:54pm

Breast, cervical cancer screenings offered
The Lake Country Echo
Free breast and cervical cancer screenings are being offered at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center (CRMC) in Crosby this spring to uninsured and under-insured women age 40 and older who meet income guidelines. Advertisement.

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Roche says EU agency recommends Avastin for cervical cancer - Reuters

Cervical Cancer Google News - February 27, 2015 - 11:52am

Roche says EU agency recommends Avastin for cervical cancer
Reuters
ZURICH (Reuters) - Roche said on Friday that European regulators had recommended approval of its drug Avastin in combination with chemotherapy as a treatment for women with an advanced form of cancer of the cervix. Avastin, which is already approved ...

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Panel Recommends New, Better HPV Vaccine - NBCNews.com

HPV Vaccine News - February 27, 2015 - 10:12am

Indianapolis Star

Panel Recommends New, Better HPV Vaccine
NBCNews.com
Children and young adults should get Merck's new HPV vaccine to prevent various forms of cancer, including cervical cancer, federal advisers said Thursday. The Gardasil 9 vaccine protects against more strains of the human papillomavirus (HPV) that ...
Pence shares concerns about failed HPV vaccine billIndianapolis Star
Everything You Need To Know About The New, More Effective HPV Vaccineio9
The HPV vaccine works. So why aren't more girls getting inoculated?The Verge

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Parents Respond Well to Administering of HPV Vaccine - AllAfrica.com

HPV Vaccine News - February 27, 2015 - 8:39am

Parents Respond Well to Administering of HPV Vaccine
AllAfrica.com
Gaborone — Ministry of Health has received positive response from parents of the 9-13 year-old girls who are taking Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine. In an interview, the Assistant Minister of Health, Dr Alfred Madigele said the ministry's ...

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New HPV vaccine shows promise to dramatically reduce cervical cancer - domain-B

HPV Test news - February 27, 2015 - 7:54am

New HPV vaccine shows promise to dramatically reduce cervical cancer
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Under that new guidance, the Pap smear, which dates back more than 80 years, would still be used for follow-up tests if an HPV test is positive, and the Pap smear will still be used for primary screening of women ages 25 and younger. This new guidance ...

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Pence shares concerns about failed HPV vaccine bill - Indianapolis Star

HPV Vaccine News - February 26, 2015 - 5:55pm

Indianapolis Star

Pence shares concerns about failed HPV vaccine bill
Indianapolis Star
They said "that the language was unnecessary because schools already notify parents of the risks of HPV as well as the availability of the HPV vaccine," Brooks said. "The governor also heard from other stakeholders who had concerns that the passing of ...
Panel Recommends New, Better HPV VaccineNBCNews.com
Botched exposé of HPV vaccine's 'dark side' reveals dark side of news businessWashington Post
Everything You Need To Know About The New, More Effective HPV Vaccineio9
The Verge
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HPV vaccines becoming a key part of sexual education on campuses - USA TODAY College

HPV Vaccine News - February 26, 2015 - 5:37pm

HPV vaccines becoming a key part of sexual education on campuses
USA TODAY College
“It's not something that is pre-planned, but when you're trying to prevent cervical cancer [talking about safe sex] does come up,” Vargas says, an HPV vaccine recipient. “Sexual education in the United States is so un-uniform, that even a little bit of ...

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Merck's 9-Valent HPV Vaccine, GARDASIL®9, Recommended by CDC's ... - Pharmacy Times (registration)

HPV Vaccine News - February 26, 2015 - 4:52pm

Merck's 9-Valent HPV Vaccine, GARDASIL®9, Recommended by CDC's ...
Pharmacy Times (registration)
The ACIP also recommends that if vaccination providers do not know or do not have available the HPV vaccine previously administered, or are in settings transitioning to GARDASIL 9, for protection against HPV 16 and 18 any HPV vaccine may be used to ...

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Merck's 9-Valent HPV Vaccine, GARDASIL®9, Recommended by CDC's ... - Rock Hill Herald (press release)

HPV Vaccine News - February 26, 2015 - 3:36pm

Rock Hill Herald (press release)

Merck's 9-Valent HPV Vaccine, GARDASIL®9, Recommended by CDC's ...
Rock Hill Herald (press release)
The ACIP also recommends that if vaccination providers do not know or do not have available the HPV vaccine previously administered, or are in settings transitioning to GARDASIL 9, for protection against HPV 16 and 18 any HPV vaccine may be used to ...

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Merck's 9-Valent HPV Vaccine, GARDASIL®9, Recommended by CDC's ... - Yahoo Finance UK

HPV Vaccine News - February 26, 2015 - 3:22pm

Merck's 9-Valent HPV Vaccine, GARDASIL®9, Recommended by CDC's ...
Yahoo Finance UK
The ACIP also recommends that if vaccination providers do not know or do not have available the HPV vaccine previously administered, or are in settings transitioning to GARDASIL 9, for protection against HPV 16 and 18 any HPV vaccine may be used to ...

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Merck's 9-Valent HPV Vaccine, GARDASIL®9, Recommended by CDC's ... - Business Wire (press release)

HPV Vaccine News - February 26, 2015 - 3:18pm

Merck's 9-Valent HPV Vaccine, GARDASIL®9, Recommended by CDC's ...
Business Wire (press release)
The ACIP also recommends that if vaccination providers do not know or do not have available the HPV vaccine previously administered, or are in settings transitioning to GARDASIL 9, for protection against HPV 16 and 18 any HPV vaccine may be used to ...

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Everything You Need To Know About The New, More Effective HPV Vaccine - io9

HPV Vaccine News - February 26, 2015 - 3:06pm

Everything You Need To Know About The New, More Effective HPV Vaccine
io9
A recently approved vaccine called Gardasil 9 protects against more strains of HPV and HPV-related cancers than any vaccine currently available. But who should get it? And how did it get so much better? Here's a complete rundown on the state of the art ...

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UTMB aims to improve local adolescent HPV vaccine rates - Liberty Vindicator

HPV Vaccine News - February 25, 2015 - 10:05pm

Liberty Vindicator

UTMB aims to improve local adolescent HPV vaccine rates
Liberty Vindicator
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the number of girls and boys 13 to 17 years receiving the HPV vaccine remains unacceptably low in the United States. This is true locally with a recent UTMB survey showing extremely low HPV ...

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Prostate and Cervical cancer rates in Athens County are among highest in region - The Post

Cervical Cancer Google News - February 25, 2015 - 9:33pm

Jackson Free Press

Prostate and Cervical cancer rates in Athens County are among highest in region
The Post
Pam Born, a registered nurse at River Rose Obstetrics and Gynecology, cited a lack of HPV vaccinations locally as a possible reason for the county's state-high cervical cancer incidence rates. The amount of people in Athens who have obtained a HPV ...
Vital Steps to Preventing Cervical CancerJackson Free Press

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HPV vaccine effort fails in Indiana House - Indianapolis Star

HPV Vaccine News - February 25, 2015 - 7:16pm

HPV vaccine effort fails in Indiana House
Indianapolis Star
They said “that the language was unnecessary because schools already notify parents of the risks of HPV as well as the availability of the HPV vaccine,” Brooks said. “The governor also heard from other stakeholders who had concerns that the passing of ...

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