Human Papillomavirus (HPV)Vaccines

New HPV Vaccine May Be Able to Treat Existing Infections and Cure Precancers

Previously, HPV vaccines only focused on preventing the condition. New research could change all that.

Woman getting a vaccine.
    Lara DeSanto

    Lara DeSanto


    Lara is a digital editor for HealthCentral, covering Sexual Health, Digestive Health, Head and Neck Cancer, and Gynecologic Cancers. She's also a staff writer and email newsletter chief. Previously, she worked as the patient education editor at the American College of OB-GYNs and as a news writer/editor at