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What Can Healthcare Providers Do to Help Improve Teen Vaccination Rates in Colorado?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently released its annual report on adolescent vaccination coverage.

While it’s encouraging to see slight improvement in vaccination rates, too many Colorado teens remain under-vaccinated against serious infectious diseases. mais 270 palavras

Why Vaccinate

HPV vaccine gains ground among teens

More than half of all American teenagers are getting vaccinated against human papillomavirus, and the rate is rising over time, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. mais 39 palavras

Bend Bulletin

1 in 9 Men Have Oral HPV

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections in the U.S. It’s so common that federal experts say that nearly every sexually active man or woman will be infected with at least one strain at some point in their lives. mais 515 palavras

Douglas Lowy, John Schiller, and the Vaccine Against Cervical Cancer: Postscript

Our October 12, 2017 post, Douglas Lowy, John Schiller, and the Vaccine Against Cervical Cancer, has reached a gratifying number of people. Since some readers might welcome a bit more background vis-à-vis the remarkable human papillomavirus (HPV) life cycle, or details concerning the use of virus-like particles (VLPs) in the experimental stages of the vaccine’s development, or how the vaccine might actually work, here are a few additional points. mais 623 palavras

Anecdotes

Of Mosquitoes and Men

We need to talk about the HPV vaccine. In that one sentence I’ve probably lost most of my male readers. HPV is a girl thing, right? mais 464 palavras

Politics

Jamaica Cancer Society Endorses HPV Vaccine

October14,2017

The Jamaica Cancer Society has said that it endorses the current National HPV vaccination programme which serves to protect young girls from HPV 16 and 18, the strains of the HPV virus responsible for the majority of cervical cancer cases all over the world. mais 135 palavras

Local

The HPV vaccination is scientifically unnecessary #guyana

2012 letter on the HPV vaccine busine$$

Dear Editor,
I am writing to express my concern about the recently announced plans by Minister of Health Ramsaran to begin mass vaccination of schoolgirls in Guyana with the HPV vaccine on Wednesday, January 11, 2012. mais 805 palavras

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