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Not enough doctors are encouraging teens and young adults to get the HPV vaccination, which guards against the human papillomavirus, one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases and one that can lead to the development cervical cancer, anal cancer, penile cancer and throat cancer.
A MOTHER who wrote farewell letters to her young sons and planned her own funeral after being wrongly diagnosed with terminal cancer has won a five-figure damages settlement from a health board.
The First Lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan, said there was the need to urgently address universal access to cervical cancer prevention and treatment in Africa.
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When it comes to detecting cervical cancer, the Pap test has been the gold standard for more than 60 years.
"This regulatory application for Avastin is important because chemotherapy is the only approved treatment for women with metastatic, recurrent or persistent cervical cancer," said , M.D., chief medical officer and head of Global Product Development.
Cancer Does Not Discriminate is aiming to combat cultural myths to ensure people go to their GP early with suspected symptoms to have the best chance of overcoming the illness.
If you've got questions about HPV, our experts have the answers! Here are expert responses to the most frequently asked HPV questions.
Practicing safer sex can help protect you from HPV, which can cause genital warts, cervical cancer, and other health problems.
Actor Michael Douglas arrives for the screening of Wall Street - Money Never Sleeps presented out of competition at the 63rd Cannes Film Festival on May 14, 2010 in Cannes.
Brigid O'Sullivan speaks with her doctor about the HPV vaccine in this file photo.
Dr Ademola Olajide, UN Fund for Population Representative, on Monday said that African women have limited capacity to negotiate condom use.
Doctors say the human papillomavirus vaccine, Gardasil, may prevent cervical cancer, but two sisters say they believe the drug caused them to lose their ability to have children.
When Matthew Volsky first came to Sweden he didn't think he would stick around. Six years and a pioneering invention later he tells The Local about the medical device which is helping save lives around the world.
One of the two candidate HIV vaccines that progressed from concept to clinical trials locally and in the United States.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:34 am
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