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The HPV vaccine has cut infections by up to 90% in the past 10 years - ESIST

A recent review of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine is has found that in the 10 years since its original release, the infection rate of HPV has been lowered by up to 90 percent in countries with high levels of immunisation. mais 150 palavras


From a sexually transmitted infection to cancer

This post is going to address one of the leading forms of cancers among women in Nigeria. Cervical cancer. This cancer affects the cervix – which is the lower part of the womb. mais 643 palavras


One Mother’s Story: The Importance of HPV Vaccination

This week of National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), Aug. 22-28, focuses on the important role vaccines play in protecting preteens and teens against serious diseases. mais 556 palavras

Why Vaccinate

So, I went to the HPV/Gardasil meeting in Ballincollig last night...

My thoughts on the Gardasil meeting in Ballincollig this evening. This is going to be a long post, sorry!
It was well attended, maybe 150 people there. mais 1.263 palavras


DFT: Don't Forget This! Ladies and Gents, Get Your Gardasil Vaccine. Don't Be Sorry.

So on today’s edition of DFT: Don’t Forget This!, in honor of National Immunization Awareness Month, we are covering Gardasil. Now what exactly is the Gardasil vaccine? mais 709 palavras

Women's Health

I was never the type who took the time to clear her schedule for her yearly PAP smear. I did it maybe a  decade ago. It was good and dandy. mais 460 palavras