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Breast and Cervical Cancer Project aims to get more women life saving screenings - NewsNet5.com

Cervical Cancer Google News - August 29, 2014 - 6:23pm

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Breast and Cervical Cancer Project aims to get more women life saving screenings
NewsNet5.com
CLEVELAND - The Breast and Cervical Cancer Project was created in 1994 to reach low income and minority women who are not getting the regular health screenings they need. It is a free, statewide program funded by the Centers for Disease Control and ...
Women at riskBarbados Advocate

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The Discomfort Over HPV Vaccine - New York Times

HPV Vaccine News - August 29, 2014 - 5:17pm

The Discomfort Over HPV Vaccine
New York Times
Perhaps one reason some parents do not support the HPV vaccine for their teenagers is the growing mistrust of the health care community. Given the widely reported conflict of interest in the testing and promoting of pharmaceuticals, and inadequate ...
Is the HPV vaccine necessary?Medical Xpress

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"This Disease is No Longer a Death Sentence": Combating Cervical Cancer in ... - Think Africa Press

Cervical Cancer Google News - August 29, 2014 - 11:47am

Think Africa Press

"This Disease is No Longer a Death Sentence": Combating Cervical Cancer in ...
Think Africa Press
Although cervical cancer is largely well-managed in many developed countries, the disease is a growing concern across much of Africa. According the World Health Organisation (WHO), there are an estimated 530,000 new cases of the disease each year, ...

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Is the HPV vaccine necessary? - Medical Xpress

HPV Vaccine News - August 29, 2014 - 8:31am

Is the HPV vaccine necessary?
Medical Xpress
As the school year starts in full swing many parents wonder if their child should receive the HPV vaccine, which is recommended for girls ages 11-26 and boys 11-21. There are a lot of questions and controversy around this vaccine, but many ...

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Is the HPV Vaccine Necessary? - Newswise (press release)

HPV Vaccine News - August 28, 2014 - 12:52pm

Is the HPV Vaccine Necessary?
Newswise (press release)
Newswise — MAYWOOD, Ill. – (August 28, 2014) As the school year starts in full swing many parents wonder if their child should receive the HPV vaccine, which is recommend for girls ages 11-26 and boys 11-21. There are a lot of questions and ...

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Mystery Illness Sends Colombian Teenage Girls To Hospital, Parents Blame ... - Fox News Latino

HPV Vaccine News - August 28, 2014 - 9:13am

Fox News Latino

Mystery Illness Sends Colombian Teenage Girls To Hospital, Parents Blame ...
Fox News Latino
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) – A mystery illness has overwhelmed a small town in northern Colombia as scores of teenage girls have been hospitalized with symptoms that parents fear could be an adverse reaction to a popular vaccine against cervical cancer.
Girls' mystery illness possibly linked to cervical cancer vaccineDetroit Free Press
Hundreds of teenage girls in Colombia struck by mystery illnessGlobalnews.ca

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'The death of my friend from cervical cancer shows why every woman must have ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Cervical Cancer Google News - August 28, 2014 - 7:46am

Telegraph.co.uk

'The death of my friend from cervical cancer shows why every woman must have ...
Telegraph.co.uk
Every now and again in our lives, something happens that reminds us that one day it will come to end. In May this year I had one of those moments, when I found out a good business friend of mine had passed away after battling cancer for eight years.

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Newly Approved DNA Test for HPV Could Replace Your Pap - Health Hub from Cleveland Clinic

HPV Test news - August 28, 2014 - 7:24am

Newly Approved DNA Test for HPV Could Replace Your Pap
Health Hub from Cleveland Clinic
The HPV DNA test (known as the cobas HPV test) is a diagnostic procedure that uses a small plastic spatula- or broom-shaped instrument to collect material from the cervix and vagina. The sample of cervical cells collected for the test allows doctors to ...

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Girls' mystery illness possibly linked to cervical cancer vaccine - Detroit Free Press

Cervical Cancer Google News - August 28, 2014 - 12:10am

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Girls' mystery illness possibly linked to cervical cancer vaccine
Detroit Free Press
BOGOTA, COLOMBIA — A mystery illness has overwhelmed a small town in northern Colombia as scores of teenage girls have been hospitalized with symptoms that parents fear could be an adverse reaction to a popular vaccine against cervical cancer.
Cervical Cancer Vaccine Blamed for Mystery Illness OutbreakNewsmax Health
Hundreds of girls in Colombian town sick after taking Gardasil vaccineSouth China Morning Post (subscription)

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Americans Clearly Don't Understand How Deadly HPV Is - io9

HPV Vaccine News - August 27, 2014 - 2:44pm

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Americans Clearly Don't Understand How Deadly HPV Is
io9
When the HPV vaccine was introduced in 2006, the Centers for Disease Control and the American Academy of Pediatrics immediately recommended it be received by all adolescents (in the last decade, these institutions have jointly recommended just two ...
Ask the Expert: What you need to know about HPVMuncie Star Press
Back-to-school vaccinations: Is your child protected?Fox News
The block to cancer that parents won't useDallas Morning News

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Part II: Annual Pap test more risk than prevention for some - Bend Bulletin

HPV Test news - August 27, 2014 - 4:36am

Part II: Annual Pap test more risk than prevention for some
Bend Bulletin
In 2010, 5 percent of all appointments for women in the U.S. included a Pap test, and another 0.7 percent included an HPV test. Oregon alone spends some $66 million for routine cervical cancer screening each year, and another $4 million for treatment.

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Part II: Annual Pap test more risk than prevention for some - Bend Bulletin

HPV Test news - August 27, 2014 - 4:36am

Part II: Annual Pap test more risk than prevention for some
Bend Bulletin
In 2010, 5 percent of all appointments for women in the U.S. included a Pap test, and another 0.7 percent included an HPV test. Oregon alone spends some $66 million for routine cervical cancer screening each year, and another $4 million for treatment.

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The HPV cancer vaccine: Are two doses as good as three? - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center News

HPV Vaccine News - August 26, 2014 - 6:11pm

The HPV cancer vaccine: Are two doses as good as three?
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center News
Research regarding the efficacy of just two doses of the HPV vaccine, however, has shown promising results, prompting the World Health Organization, Public Health England, the European Medicines Agency and others to embrace a two-dose regimen.

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Wii saved my life: Mother who lost bladder control while dancing to console ... - Daily Mail

Cervical Cancer Google News - August 26, 2014 - 10:44am

Daily Mail

Wii saved my life: Mother who lost bladder control while dancing to console ...
Daily Mail
A mother has credited her Wii console with saving her life after it alerted her to symptoms of cervical cancer. Emma White, from Faversham, Kent, was dancing along to the Wii programme when she lost control of her bladder. The 36-year-old was ...

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Report Shows That HPV Vaccine Trials Can Be Shortened Significantly - Infection Control Today

HPV Vaccine News - August 25, 2014 - 3:11pm

Report Shows That HPV Vaccine Trials Can Be Shortened Significantly
Infection Control Today
A new report from a working group convened by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), the specialized cancer agency of the World Health Organization, and the United States National Cancer Institute (NCI) shows how the evaluation and ...
Arizona health services department recommends HPV vaccine for college studentsKTAR.com
Hollings Cancer Center celebrates increases in HPV vaccine useMoultrie News
HPV virus doesn't discriminate between men and womenIrish Times
Jamaica Observer -Jacksonville Daily News -Charleston Daily Mail
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Genomic Vision Has Presented the First Results of Its HPV Detection Test at ... - Wall Street Journal

HPV Test news - August 25, 2014 - 11:51am

Genomic Vision Has Presented the First Results of Its HPV Detection Test at ...
Wall Street Journal
Aaron Bensimon, Genomic Vision's co-founder and Chairman, says: "These preliminary results of our HPV test give us real confidence regarding the pursuance of its clinical validation. Indeed, they show that molecular combing can enhance screening and ...

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Hollings Cancer Center celebrates increases in HPV vaccine use - Moultrie News

HPV Vaccine News - August 25, 2014 - 10:28am

Hollings Cancer Center celebrates increases in HPV vaccine use
Moultrie News
“We are excited to see that our efforts to educate the public on the need to protect our children from a variety of cancers with the HPV vaccine is making a difference in South Carolina,” said Dr. Young Pierce. “However, there is much more to be done ...
Wadman: Shots that could stop cancerNewsday
I have WARTSJamaica Observer

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TrovaGene Presents Study Results Finding Urine-Based HPV Test - TechAnalyst.co

HPV Test news - August 25, 2014 - 10:26am

TrovaGene Presents Study Results Finding Urine-Based HPV Test
TechAnalyst.co
TrovaGene (TROV) has reported two independent clinical studies demonstrated that the company's urine-based assay for the detection of high-risk HPV had high sensitivity (greater than 90%) for identifying women with high grade cervical intraepithelial ...
Clinical Results Presented for Trovagene's Urine-Based High-Risk HPV Assay.MarketWatch

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Arizona Dept. of Health recommends HPV vaccine for college students - KTAR.com

HPV Vaccine News - August 25, 2014 - 10:10am

Arizona Dept. of Health recommends HPV vaccine for college students
KTAR.com
The vaccination is only needed one time and Lewis said because of how contagious the disease is, getting the vaccine is a good idea. "HPV vaccine protects against a majority of viruses that cause cervical cancers and throat cancers," she said. Lewis ...

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Clinical Results Presented for Trovagene's Urine-Based High-Risk HPV Assay. - CNNMoney

HPV Test news - August 25, 2014 - 8:20am

Clinical Results Presented for Trovagene's Urine-Based High-Risk HPV Assay.
CNNMoney
In urine samples, Trovagene's HR-HPV assay was superior to a commercially available HPV test for the identification of high-risk HPV positive women with CIN2/3. When comparing patient-matched urine samples with cervical specimens for the identification ...
TrovaGene Presents Study Results Finding Urine-Based HPV TestTechAnalyst.co

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