Vaccine For HPV

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CDC report shows reduced STD rates for City of St. Louis  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
St. Louis American...worked to ensure that medical providers were aware of the changes in medications and treatment for Gonorrhea and vaccine for HPV (Human papillomavirus).

Vaccine for HPV will no longer be required for green cards  -  ‎Nov 16, 2009‎
Fort Worth Star TelegramAP DALLAS — Immigrant girls and women will no longer have to be vaccinated against a sexually transmitted virus to get their green cards. Starting Dec. ...

AstraZeneca’s Role in Nobel Prizes Is Questioned  -  Dec 14, 2008
BNET,AZ markets a vaccine for HPV, Cervarix. AZ also sponsors a Nobel program to highlight the work of Nobel winners. According to this report: The head of the

Should HPV Vaccination Be Mandatory?  -  Nov 12, 2008
Citizen Economists,Given these associations, the vaccine for HPV has generated a lot of excitement because it prevents a cancer that is related to sexual activity.

Cervical cancer vaccine withdrawal is a setback  -  Nov 4, 2008
Irish Times,Because of this very strong link between HPV and the cancer, giving a vaccine for HPV to a woman before she becomes infected with it has the potential to

Vaccine for HPV may spur allergic reactions  -  Sep 2, 2008
Calgary Herald,New safety data is linking the cervical cancer vaccine with a significantly higher than expected rate of anaphylaxis, a severe allergic reaction that can be

Arizona Cancer Center Completes Study on HPV in Heterosexual Men  -  Jul 7, 2008
University of Arizona News (press release),A great deal of research concerning HPV in women has been conducted during the past decade, and a vaccine for HPV in women has been developed.

Clinic area's shot in the arm  -  Jun 20, 2008
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette,The department has offered shots for hepatitis and a new vaccine for HPV. But the department does not always carry those vaccines, Silcox said.

More links found between cancer in men and HPV, but men aren't ...  -  May 21, 2008
Medill Reports,Similarly, a vaccine for HPV exists, but is only approved for use in women ages 9 to 26. Studies are under way to test the efficacy of the HPV vaccine in

VGX Pharmaceuticals announces filings of two separate INDs ...  -  May 19, 2008
Earthtimes (press release),Although prophylactic vaccines for HPV, including Merck’s Gardasil® and GSK’s Cervarix™, have been recently approved, no therapeutic vaccine for HPV has

HPV vaccination program raises concerns in BC  -  May 6, 2008,Girls entering Grades 6 and 9 this fall will be offered the Gardasil vaccine for HPV as part of the regular immunization schedule.

New HPV Vaccine Promising in Mice  -  Apr 15, 2008
U.S. News & World Report,The existing vaccine for HPV, called Gardasil, protects against four strains of the virus that are responsible for about 70 percent of all cervical cancers.

Researchers on trail of cheaper, easier HPV vaccine  -  Apr 17, 2008
FierceBioResearcher,Researchers at Johns Hopkins have come up with a synthetic vaccine for HPV that can be delivered as a nasal spray. The current vaccine, Gardasil,

STD rates become focus of local health initiative  -  Apr 10, 2008
Columbia Missourian,They developed a vaccine for HPV recently, which is an effective form of prevention. Otherwise, there is nothing else we can do as far as public health

Butler students start new HPV prevention initiative  -  Feb 13, 2008
Dawgnet,There is not currently an approved vaccine for HPV prevention for males. Students who would like more information on the HPV vaccine or the other STD

Free vaccine for teen girls is offered at health center  -  Jan 26, 2008
Highline Times,Early in 2007, the new Gardasil vaccine for HPV became available to girls and women, making cervical cancer a disease that can be prevented by a vaccination

LAist Interview: Dr. Drew Pinsky  -  Feb 14, 2008
LAist,We have a vaccine for HPV and everyone should be getting it. It’s bizarre that everyone hasn’t. Aren’t there some strains of HPV that the vaccine doesn’t

Cervical Cancer Virus Linked to Oral Tumors in Men  -  Feb 6, 2008
EDGE Boston,The story notes that there is a vaccine for HPV, but that it is currently only administered to girls as a preventative measure.

A mother wonders whether the sudden death of her 19-year-old ...  -  Jan 23, 2008
Metro Spirit,A second vaccine for HPV has been developed by GlaxoSmithKline, but FDA approval is not expected until late 2008. Merck used its window of opportunity to

Fort Dodge area shows high rates for vaccinations  -  Jan 23, 2008
Fort Dodge Messenger,Gardasil is the new vaccine for HPV, which can cause cervical cancer in women, but only 10 percent of woman ages 18 to 26 have received at least one dose of

Preventing and monitoring sexually transmitted infections  -  Feb 5, 2008
Daily - University of Washington,Gardasil, a vaccine for HPV, is availabe for women between the ages of 9 and 26. Typically, an HPV infection will get rid of itself in about a year,

Vaccine for HPV is another weapon  -  Nov 25, 2007
Henderson Gleaner,By Betsy Neahring (Contact) One of my favorite things about the field of medicine is the dynamic nature of the profession. Keeping up with diagnostic

Sault Catholic board votes against vaccinating girls for HPV  -  Oct 18, 2007
Globe and Mail,The local health authority recently expressed hope that the school board would follow the lead of other Catholic boards and allow the vaccine for HPV.

Drug Firm, FDA Deny Link Between Deaths and HPV Vaccine  -  Oct 19, 2007,Three states - Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Virginia - mandated girls entering the sixth grade get the vaccine for HPV. Meanwhile, 38 other states this

Cervarix: a Promising Experimental Vaccine for HPV Cleared for Sale  -  Sep 25, 2007
MedIndia,GlaxoSmithKline on Monday announced that the European Commission has approved the company's experimental human papillomavirus vaccine Cervarix for sale and

Range of reaction to NHUHSD's HPV decision – October 16, 2007  -  Oct 15, 2007
Arcata Eye,The vaccine for HPV, commercially named Gardasil, consists of three shots costing around $120 each. It protects against the two strains of HPV which cause

HPV vaccine not covered by student medical fees  -  Sep 25, 2007
The Spartan Daily,Rocio Rodriguez, a senior child development major, said the vaccine for HPV "should be free or at least at a low, low cost, since they're talking about how

Gay And Lesbian Medical Association Announces 2007 Achievement And ...  -  Oct 9, 2007
Medical News Today (press release),Dr. Barr, Executive Director of Vaccine Clinical Research at Merck Research Laboratories, was recognized for his work on a vaccine for HPV, the virus

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