The current HPV vaccine, Gardasil9, prevents cervical cancer—but a new vaccine could actually get rid of HPV and precancerous cells in people who are already affected.
The HPV vaccine: It’s not just for girls anymore. Learn why it’s important for boys to get vaccinated, how it helps prevent cancers in men, and more.
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The number of adolescents who completed the HPV vaccine series increased five percentage points from 2016 to 2017, according to a CDC report.
The HPV vaccine is effective in women up to age 20 who didn't receive it at 11 or 12, but it’s unclear whether this is true for older women.
More and more men are being diagnosed with HPV-related cancers of the throat. So why aren’t they routinely screened for the virus?