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  1. We have a vaccine for six cancers. Why are less than half of kids getting it?Read the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Kevin, M.D.

    ... vaccine could one day prevent cancer. Now there is a vaccine that keeps the risk of developing six Human Papillomavirus (HPV)-related cancers at bay, but adoption of it has been slow and surprising low. Although it's been available for more than a ...

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  2. U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos speaks at the Conservative...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Beast

    Doctors recommend that all teens get vaccinated against the cancer-causing HPV before they are sexually active. But that sort of frank sex-ed talk could be at risk under our new education czar.

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  3. Surveillance and Research Group at YSPH Refunded with $14 Million GrantRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | PressReleasePoint

    ... cases of C. difficile infection, 1,000 flu hospitalizations and 2,000 cases of high-grade cervical lesions caused by HPV infection. In addition, EIP staff survey approximately 1,500 hospital or nursing home residents to estimate the burden of health ...

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  4. HPV Vaccine Prevents Cancer, But Convincing Parents Is A Problem, Panelists SayRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    Versie Johnson-Mallard, Stephanie Staras and Brianna Aldridge discuss the importance of the HPV vaccine at Tuesday's "Our Community, Our Health" event. HPV can cause cancer, the panelists said, so parents and children alike should be aware of the vaccine's benefits.

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  5. AMA slams cervical cancer petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the National Cervical Screening Program (NCSP) that come into effect in May, women will only be required to have the new HPV (Human papillomavirus) test every five years, rather than two years. A change.org peittion, titled Stop May 1st Changes to ...

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  6. N.H. House committee says Hepatitis B vaccine shouldn't be required to attend school NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Concord Monitor

    ... is the only disease that would be affected if the bill became law. The wording targets other lifestyle diseases such as HPV that some health officials argue should be added to vaccination mandates. The vaccine against HPV, a virus usually acquired ...

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  7. Human Papillomaviruses Vaccines Market Analysis by Global Segments, Size and Forecast 2016 - 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | SBWire

    HPV vaccines market is the most potential market as the annual worldwide incidences for cervical cancer is almost 0.5 million and for cancers of vulva and vagina its 40,000. In addition, to this annual incidence for high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia the precancerous condition of cervical cancer is almost 0.5 million globally.

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  8. City of Amarillo Hosting Adult Immunization Clinic Thursday Get Your Immunizations - " On the GoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | MyHighPlains.com

    The City of Amarillo's Public Health department is offering an adult immunization clinic Thursday from 1 to 3 p.m. at 1306 Amarillo Blvd. East. While supplies last, vaccines available include Pneumococcal , MMR , Tdap , Varicella , Flu, Td , HPV , Meningitis, Hepatitis A and B, and Twinrix .

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  9. Doctors seek to quell cervical cancer fearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Dr Michael Gannon told AAP. While pap smears detect abnormal cell changes, the new test detects human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, the cause of almost all cervical cancer cases. The rare cases of cervical cancer that won't be detected by this ...

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  10. Cancer society hopes Saskatchewan government will pay for boys' HPV shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Brandon Sun

    The Saskatchewan branch of the Canadian Cancer Society is hoping the provincial government will find some room in the budget for an HPV vaccination program for boys. Human papillomavirus is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections, and can result in cancers on different areas of the body.

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  11. PET-CT Surveillance versus Neck Dissection in Advanced Head and Neck Cancer.Read the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | CiteULike

    The role of image-guided surveillance as compared with planned neck dissection in the treatment of patients with squamous-cell carcinoma of the head and neck who have advanced nodal disease and who have received chemoradiotherapy for primary treatment is a matter of debate. In this prospective, randomized, controlled trial, we assessed the noninferiority of positron-emission tomography-computed tomography -guided surveillance to planned neck dissection in patients with stage N2 or N3 disease.

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  12. Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... and flu vaccines, help with quitting smoking, cervical cancer, breast cancer, ovarian cancer, endometriosis, Pap T and HPV, infertility, menopause and urinary tract and yeast infections. It also provides numerous services and education on pregnancy ...

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  13. Still More Questions Than Answers Regarding the Connection Between HPV and Throat CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Your News Now

    ... of patients who were smokers or heavy drinkers died. The difference between the diseases is the Human papillomavirus, or HPV, which was found in the genome of the cancer. "Human papillomavirus is a sexually transmitted disease and was involved early ...

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  14. Perceptions of HPV and attitudes towards HPV vaccination amongst men...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | CiteULike

    Objectives Men who have sex with men are at risk of genital warts and anal cancer due to human papillomavirus infection. This study explores MSMs' perceptions of HPV and HPV vaccination prior to the introduction of this programme.

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  15. Results Of Cervical Cancer Study Sponsored By ISA Pharmaceuticals To Be Presented AtRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | BioSpace

    ... ISAA s most advanced clinical-stage immunotherapeutic is ISA101, an SLPA immunotherapy targeting human papillomavirus (HPV)-induced diseases. It is currently in clinical development in advanced and recurrent cervical cancer, incurable HPV16-positive ...

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  16. Treatment or watchful waiting for cervical abnormalities in women with HIV?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Aidsmap

    ... to as 'pre-cancerous' cell changes. The risk of developing CIN is associated with infection with human papillomavirus (HPV), which is present in more than 60% of women with HIV. Lesions are graded according to severity. Many cases of CIN-1 and some ...

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  17. Choosing Wisely: Cervical Screening Tests and Treatments to AvoidRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Journal Watch

    ... - part of the Choosing Wisely campaign - include the following: Vaginal cytology and human papillomavirus (HPV) screening shouldn't be performed in women who've had a hysterectomy that included cervix removal, unless hysterectomy was for high-grade ...

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  18. See the column...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Window on the Clearwater

    Most cases are caused by long-lasting infections with certain types of human papillomavirus (HPV). These infections lead to genetic changes that raise the risk for cervical cancer. Different types of HPV can cause different genetic changes, which ...

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  19. 9 at-home remedies that actually workRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... which helps whiten the enamel. Warts are harmless, brown-colored growths on the skin caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). Since they're caused by an infectious disease, they can be passed from person to person through physical contact. But there's ...

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  20. FOXM1 allows human keratinocytes to bypass the oncogene-induced...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Oncogene

    Correspondence: Dr A Gandarillas, Cell Cycle, Stem Cell Fate and Cancer Laboratory, Institute of Research Marqués de Valdecilla , Cardenal Herrera Oria s Tumour suppressor p53 or proto-oncogene MYC is frequently altered in squamous carcinomas, but this is insufficient to drive carcinogenesis. We have shown that overactivation of MYC or loss of p53 via DNA damage triggers an anti-oncogenic differentiation-mitosis checkpoint in human epidermal keratinocytes, resulting in impaired cell division and squamous differentiation.

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