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Radiation therapy for cervical cancer increases risk for colorectal cancer - EurekAlert (press release)

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Radiation therapy for cervical cancer increases risk for colorectal cancer
EurekAlert (press release)
Researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston are the first to recommend that young women treated with radiation for cervical cancer should begin colorectal cancer screening earlier than traditionally recommended. The UTMB ...
Minorities disproportionately impacted by cancer in MichiganWNDU-TV

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Sophie Jones case is yet another tragic sign cervical cancer smear test should ... - Mirror.co.uk

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Mirror.co.uk

Sophie Jones case is yet another tragic sign cervical cancer smear test should ...
Mirror.co.uk
I dread to think how many teenagers and young women have to die from cervical cancer before the NHS, the Chief Medical Officer and the Government take note of medical research and start making smear tests available at an earlier age. Currently, you can ...
HPV test should replace Pap test as first screen for cervical cancer, experts sayToronto Star
High-tech screening tool for cervical cancer faces criticism for displacing ...10News
Cervical Cancer Test Market Analysis & 2020 ForecastsPR Newswire (press release)
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Study: HIV-positive women respond well to vaccine against human papillomavirus - News-Medical.net

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Study: HIV-positive women respond well to vaccine against human papillomavirus
News-Medical.net
The commonly used HPV vaccine Gardasil had not been tested in seriously immune-suppressed women with HIV, said Dr. Erna Milunka Kojic, associate professor of medicine at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and The Miriam Hospital.

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HIV+ women respond well to HPV vaccine - Eureka! Science News

HPV Vaccine News - April 16, 2014 - 9:33pm

News Tonight Africa

HIV+ women respond well to HPV vaccine
Eureka! Science News
The commonly used HPV vaccine Gardasil had not been tested in seriously immune-suppressed women with HIV, said Dr. Erna Milunka Kojic, associate professor of medicine at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and The Miriam Hospital.
HPV vaccine Shows Positive results for HIV Positive WomenNews Tonight Africa

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Shape Shares: Exercise Can Prevent Wrinkles - Shape Magazine (blog)

HPV Test news - April 16, 2014 - 2:39pm

Shape Shares: Exercise Can Prevent Wrinkles
Shape Magazine (blog)
New HPV test causes controversy. Just a few months ago, the new Roche test was hailed as a safe, effective replacement for the pap smear. Now, some doctors and advocate groups warn that the DNA-based Roche test could lead to higher medical costs, ...

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HPV test should not supplant Pap smear, critics say - Columbia Daily Tribune

HPV Test news - April 16, 2014 - 1:40pm

Toronto Star

HPV test should not supplant Pap smear, critics say
Columbia Daily Tribune
"Unfortunately, the HPV test by itself isn't very useful because so many young women have HPV that will disappear without any treatment," said Diana Zuckerman of the Cancer Prevention and Treatment Fund. "Having an HPV test without also getting a Pap ...
HPV test should replace Pap test as first screen for cervical cancer, experts sayToronto Star
HPV test, not Pap smear is priority, experts urgeHamilton Spectator

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Vaccine sees HPV ratesfall - Otago Daily Times

HPV Vaccine News - April 16, 2014 - 1:25pm

Vaccine sees HPV ratesfall
Otago Daily Times
A dramatic drop in genital warts is evidence the $10 million approximate annual cost of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine is justified, the co-author of a new study says. Prof Tony Blakely, of the University of Otago's Wellington campus, said this ...

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CDC Foundation and George W. Bush Institute to Partner in $3.6 Million Grant ... - EIN News Eritrea

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 16, 2014 - 12:18pm

CDC Foundation and George W. Bush Institute to Partner in $3.6 Million Grant ...
EIN News Eritrea
"More than half a million women are diagnosed with cervical cancer every year, mostly in low- and middle-income countries," said CDC Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H. "We can improve programs to screen and treat women, better understand what works ...

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Qiagen to depart old Digene HQ, expand two other Maryland campuses - Baltimore Business Journal (blog)

HPV Test news - April 16, 2014 - 10:41am

Washington Post

Qiagen to depart old Digene HQ, expand two other Maryland campuses
Baltimore Business Journal (blog)
The move has been in the works for years, but Qiagen can finally push forward following recent FDA clearance of its 270,000-square-foot Germantown site for manufacturing the company's human papillomavirus (HPV) test. That HPV test, developed by ...
QIAGEN expands and upgrades Germantown facilities and consolidates ...The Providence Journal
Qiagen Consolidates, Invests $10M in Maryland FacilitiesGenomeWeb
Qiagen shifting employees from Gaithersburg into expanded manufacturing ...Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online

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HPV test should replace Pap test as first screen for cervical cancer, experts say - Toronto Star

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 16, 2014 - 7:43am

Toronto Star

HPV test should replace Pap test as first screen for cervical cancer, experts say
Toronto Star
HPV testing should replace the Pap smear as the first screening procedure for cervical cancer for women over 30, recommends Cancer Care Ontario, which is working with the province to change the long-standing practice. In what has proved controversial ...
High-tech screening tool for cervical cancer faces criticism for displacing ...10News
Cervical Cancer Test Market Analysis & 2020 ForecastsPR Newswire (press release)
Cervical cancer screening tool under fire from patient groupsWNYT

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DNA alternative to Pap test sparks medical debate - The Denver Post

HPV Test news - April 16, 2014 - 3:00am

DNA alternative to Pap test sparks medical debate
The Denver Post
Women 30 and older should have both a Pap test and an HPV test every five years or a Pap test alone every three years. Women who have had an HPV vaccine should still follow screening guidelines. What they find: Cervical cancer cases reported in the ...

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Your child and the HPV vaccine - Forest Blade

HPV Vaccine News - April 15, 2014 - 3:39pm

Medscape

Your child and the HPV vaccine
Forest Blade
The Human Papillomavirus, or HPV for short, infects about 20 million people in the United States; most are in their teens and early 20's. HPV related cancers affect about 18,000 women and 7,000 men in the United States each year. Vaccination against ...
HPV vaccine a great success in EnglandHealth24.com
Two HPV vaccine shots enough for preventing cervical cancer: WHOdomain-B
High-Risk HPV Prevalent in Oropharyngeal CancersMedscape
Herald Scotland -Bernama -WATE-TV
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Cervical cancer vaccine program in England a success - 14 News WFIE Evansville

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 15, 2014 - 12:31pm

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Cervical cancer vaccine program in England a success
14 News WFIE Evansville
MONDAY, April 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A sharp drop in the number of young women infected with the two strains of human papillomavirus (HPV) most likely to cause cervical cancer occurred in England after the 2008 launch of a national vaccination ...
Two HPV vaccine shots enough for preventing cervical cancer: WHOdomain-B
HPV and cancer: Why take a chance?Central Kentucky News
Vaccine Set to Benefit 9 000 GirlsAllAfrica.com
Medscape -Herald Scotland
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HP vaccine cuts cervical cancer in UK teens - Times LIVE

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 15, 2014 - 12:23am

HP vaccine cuts cervical cancer in UK teens
Times LIVE
Cervical cancer kills more women in South Africa than any other cancer, including breast cancer. The South African government began making the HP vaccine available to schoolgirls aged nine to 12 last month - but is facing widespread resistance from ...

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Does the primary screening test influence women's anxiety and intention to ... - 7thSpace Interactive (press release)

HPV Test news - April 14, 2014 - 9:14pm

Does the primary screening test influence women's anxiety and intention to ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
... We foundthat switching to primary HPV screening, independent of additional information about HPV infections, is not likely to reduce screening participation rates or increase anxiety; however, women lacked the ability to interpret the meaning of an ...

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Two shots of HPV vaccine against cervical cancer enough, says WHO - The Guardian

HPV Vaccine News - April 14, 2014 - 12:11pm

The Guardian

Two shots of HPV vaccine against cervical cancer enough, says WHO
The Guardian
Reaching more girls in developing countries with the HPV vaccine that can prevent most cases of cervical cancer has just become more feasible. The World Health Organisation's expert advisory group has said that two shots of vaccine against human ...
One dose of HPV vaccine may prevent cervical cancerNew Straits Times
Cervical cancer vaccine too costly, say expertsIndependent Online
Reduction in HPV in Young Women in England Achieved After National ...Infection Control Today
WebMD.Boots.com -The Information Daily -Medical Xpress
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Two shots of HPV vaccine against cervical cancer enough, says WHO - The Guardian

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 14, 2014 - 12:11pm

The Guardian

Two shots of HPV vaccine against cervical cancer enough, says WHO
The Guardian
A Global Alliance for Vaccine and Immunisation (GAVI) photo shows schoolgirls looking at a friend who is getting an injection against cervical cancer at the Central Primary School in Kitui, Eastern Kenya. Photograph: KAREL PRINSLOO / GAVI/EPA. Reaching ...
Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers ReportU.S. News & World Report
One dose of HPV vaccine may prevent cervical cancerNew Straits Times
Cervical cancer vaccine too costly, say expertsIndependent Online

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Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers Report - U.S. News & World Report

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 14, 2014 - 10:02am

The Guardian

Cervical Cancer Vaccine Program in England a Success, Researchers Report
U.S. News & World Report
MONDAY, April 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A sharp drop in the number of young women infected with the two strains of human papillomavirus (HPV) most likely to cause cervical cancer occurred in England after the 2008 launch of a national vaccination ...
Two shots of HPV vaccine against cervical cancer enough, says WHOThe Guardian
One dose of HPV vaccine may prevent cervical cancerNew Straits Times
Cervical cancer vaccine too costly, say expertsIndependent Online
Infection Control Today -RTT News
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HPV DNA test predicts cancer risk for 18 years - Philippine Star

HPV Test news - April 12, 2014 - 12:29pm

HPV DNA test predicts cancer risk for 18 years
Philippine Star
“An HPV test provides greater reassurance against cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 3 and cervical cancer than Pap testing and thus might be used as the screen to rule out disease in healthy women. Whereas Pap is useful as a secondary diagnostic ...

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OPINION: HPV Vaccine should be required for adolescents - Devil's Lake Daily Journal

HPV Vaccine News - April 11, 2014 - 10:45pm

OPINION: HPV Vaccine should be required for adolescents
Devil's Lake Daily Journal
That vaccine is the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. According to the American Cancer Society (2014) approximately 12,360 new cases of cervical cancer will be diagnosed in 2014, and of those, approximately 4,020 women will die from it. Since the ...

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