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Medical association says HPV vaccine prevents head and neck cancers - Bryan-College Station Eagle

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Medical association says HPV vaccine prevents head and neck cancers
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The HPV vaccine has long been touted as a way to prevent cervical cancer. On Monday, the Texas Medical Association said the vaccine also prevents more common head and neck cancers that disproportionately affect white men. "I have so many patients, ...

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Qiagen Grows on Molecular Diagnostics, Americas Disappoint - Analyst Blog - Nasdaq

HPV Test news - April 20, 2015 - 4:50pm

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Qiagen Grows on Molecular Diagnostics, Americas Disappoint - Analyst Blog
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Qiagen delivered a poor performance particularly in the Americas, wherein the sales figure dropped from the year-ago quarter reflecting lower HPV test product sales. However, we are upbeat about the molecular diagnostics business which registered ...

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Qiagen Grows on Molecular Diagnostics, Americas Disappoint - Zacks.com

HPV Test news - April 20, 2015 - 2:47pm

Qiagen Grows on Molecular Diagnostics, Americas Disappoint
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Qiagen delivered a poor performance particularly in the Americas, wherein the sales figure dropped from the year-ago quarter reflecting lower HPV test product sales. However, we are upbeat about the molecular diagnostics business which registered ...

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By 2020, The Most Common HPV-Related Cancer Will Affect Men - Huffington Post

HPV Vaccine News - April 20, 2015 - 8:07am

By 2020, The Most Common HPV-Related Cancer Will Affect Men
Huffington Post
While currently recommended for both boys and girls, the HPV vaccine was initially marketed -- and is still thought of -- as a way to protect young women and girls from cervical, vaginal and vulvar cancer. Boys, it's been commonly thought, should be ...
Cancer prevention efforts in United States are a mixed bagOncology Nurse Advisor

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Cervical cancer robs Nelspruit community of influential sangoma - Health-e

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 19, 2015 - 11:36pm

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Cervical cancer robs Nelspruit community of influential sangoma
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“No one in our family knew that Aunt Sarah had cervical cancer because they were not many symptoms that were visible except the vaginal bleeding,” Portia told OurHealth. “At the clinic, they always said it was just menopause…they were always giving ...

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Losing three stones saved me from cervical cancer - Liverpool Echo

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 19, 2015 - 2:00pm

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Losing three stones saved me from cervical cancer
Liverpool Echo
Marcia was still unworried, but further investigations revealed the stage three cervical cancer. “I was given a number of options including chemotherapy and radiotherapy,” says Marcia. “But I was told I could have that and still end up needing a ...

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8 Simple Ways To Significantly Lower Your Chances Of Ever Getting Cancer - Yahoo Health

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 19, 2015 - 1:03pm

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8 Simple Ways To Significantly Lower Your Chances Of Ever Getting Cancer
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When it comes to preventing cancer, your best defense may be common sense: Up to 40% of cancers are caused by “lifestyle behaviors” like smoking, eating too much, and not exercising, according to a 2011 study in The British Journal of Cancer. “Most ...
The mystery of breast cancerMedical Xpress
Rising cancer cases in old age Another price people have to pay to be oldThe Sangai Express

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How often is enough for health screenings? - Tyler Morning Telegraph

HPV Test news - April 19, 2015 - 12:39am

How often is enough for health screenings?
Tyler Morning Telegraph
It can be stretched to every five years in women ages 30 to 65 if accompanied with an HPV test, which detects the virus that can causes cervical cancer. “This is based on good long-term population studies that says that what we're looking for is cancer ...

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Should boys get the HPV vaccine? - KXAN.com

HPV Vaccine News - April 18, 2015 - 10:59am

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Should boys get the HPV vaccine?
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Erin Cargile had Dr. Christopher Lewis in to the studio to talk about vaccinating boys against the virus. Hill Country bike ride raises money for AIDS. 11:52 am. 10 displaced after North Austin apartment fire. 10:56 am. 2 charged with capital murder in ...

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Cervical Cancer Common Among African Women - The Herald

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 18, 2015 - 2:37am

Cervical Cancer Common Among African Women
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Cervical cancer is caused by the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV), which is the most common viral infection of the reproductive tract. It affects younger age groups as a result of early sexual activity, multiple sexual partners, and ...

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Sarah Silverman Attacked by Twitter User With Jesus-Fresh Prince Profile Pic ... - E! Online

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 17, 2015 - 8:27pm

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Sarah Silverman Attacked by Twitter User With Jesus-Fresh Prince Profile Pic ...
E! Online
The original tweet read, "I hope you get cervical cancer" and was posted in response to a question she had asked her fans, "Hey classmates from Bedford NH: What ever happened to Steve Williamson? He was so funny." More than 500 people retweeted ...

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DiaCarta Obtains Exclusive License for Non-Invasive Early Detection Colon ... - PR Web (press release)

HPV Test news - April 17, 2015 - 3:15am

DiaCarta Obtains Exclusive License for Non-Invasive Early Detection Colon ...
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DIACARTA INC. ("DIACARTA") and UNIVERSITY OF POTSDAM (Germany) today announced that the parties have entered into an exclusive license agreement for the development and commercialization of non-invasive early detection of colon cancer from ...

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Hologic Comments On Cervical Cancer Screening Study - Nasdaq

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 16, 2015 - 11:01pm

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Hologic Comments On Cervical Cancer Screening Study
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The study, by researchers at Quest Diagnostics and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, supports current consensus guidelines for cervical cancer screening, which recommend that women 30-65 years of age be co-tested with both Pap and human ...
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Study Backs Co-Testing for Cervical CancerMedPage Today
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CMS proposes coverage for joint Pap smear and HPV screenings - ModernHealthcare.com

HPV Test news - April 16, 2015 - 7:12pm

CMS proposes coverage for joint Pap smear and HPV screenings
ModernHealthcare.com
Related content. CMS considers coverage of dual testing for cervical cancer · Pelvic exams not needed to screen for cervical cancer, ACP says · FDA approves DNA-based HPV test over women's groups' protest ...

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Hologic (HOLX) Positive on Cervical Cancer Screening Study Published in Peer ... - StreetInsider.com

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 16, 2015 - 4:42pm

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Hologic (HOLX) Positive on Cervical Cancer Screening Study Published in Peer ...
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Hologic (NASDAQ: HOLX) commented on an important cervical cancer screening study published on-line this week in Cancer Cytopathology, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society. The study, by researchers at Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: ...
Hologic Comments on Important Cervical Cancer Screening Study Published in ...PR Newswire (press release)
Study Backs Co-Testing for Cervical CancerMedPage Today
Act now to wipe out cervical cancerBangkok Post
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Hologic Comments on Important Cervical Cancer Screening Study Published in ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 16, 2015 - 4:11pm

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Hologic Comments on Important Cervical Cancer Screening Study Published in ...
PR Newswire (press release)
BEDFORD, Mass., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOLX) today commented on an important cervical cancer screening studyi published on-line this week in Cancer Cytopathology, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer ...
Study Backs Co-Testing for Cervical CancerMedPage Today
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Hologic comments on cervical cancer screening studyRTT News
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Researchers from University of Saskatchewan Report Recent Findings in ... - Insurance News Net

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 16, 2015 - 2:51pm

Researchers from University of Saskatchewan Report Recent Findings in ...
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According to the news reporters, the research concluded: "Efforts to improve access to cervical cancer screening should focus on disadvantaged women with limited education, low socioeconomic status, and no health insurance or subsidised insurance, ...

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Cancer Genetics Lands Conditional NY State Approval for FHACT Cervical ... - GenomeWeb

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 16, 2015 - 12:39pm

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Cancer Genetics Lands Conditional NY State Approval for FHACT Cervical ...
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"There continues to be a significant unmet need for more definitive and genomically informed diagnosis of cervical cancer," Cancer Genetics CEO Panna Sharma, said in a statement, adding that FHACT was designed to respond to that need. "Receiving New ...
Cancer Genetics (CGIX) FHACT Cervical Cancer Test Receives License in NYStreetInsider.com
Cancer Genetics, Inc. Receives New York State Licensure for FHACT(R ...MarketWatch

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Cancer Genetics (CGIX) FHACT Cervical Cancer Test Receives License in NY - StreetInsider.com

Cervical Cancer Google News - April 16, 2015 - 7:57am

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Cancer Genetics (CGIX) FHACT Cervical Cancer Test Receives License in NY
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Cancer Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq: CGIX) announced today that its proprietary FISH-based HPV-Associated test for cervical cancer (FHACT®) has received conditional licensure from the New York State Department of Health. This marks a significant commercial ...
Cancer Genetics Lands Conditional NY State Approval for FHACT Cervical ...GenomeWeb
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New UNM site informs on HPV vaccine - UNM Daily Lobo

HPV Vaccine News - April 16, 2015 - 5:05am

New UNM site informs on HPV vaccine
UNM Daily Lobo
After five years of research, UNM's Health Sciences Center has created an interactive website to help parents and their daughters make an informed decision about the human papillomavirus vaccine. HPV is common and many types can cause cervical ...

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