More and more men are being diagnosed with HPV-related cancers of the throat. So why aren’t they routinely screened for the virus?
1 in 5 Adults Are Infected With High-Risk HPV
Not all of us (especially teens and young adults) consider oral sex to be real sex. But should we?
According to the National Center for Health Statistics, 25 percent of men and 20 percent of women in the United States have a strain of human papillomavirus—HPV—that causes cancer. Statistics also show that 45 percent of men and almost 40 percent of ...
Protect yourself with these tips when it comes to HPV.
There has been a lot of talk about the measles vaccine over the past few weeks. An outbreak at Disneyland, which has spread to several other states, has brought the debate about vaccines to the forefront. Parents who don’t want to vaccinate their chi...
Are you still deciding if you or your child should get the HPV vaccine? Here are the myths and facts surrounding the vaccine.
Anyone who had chicken pox as a child is at risk for developing shingle. From the time they developed chicken pox, the varicella zoster virus remains in the body but is undetectable until it reactivates later in life, causing shingles. A recent study ...
Learn about the relationship between squamous cell carcinoma and the human papillomavirus infection.