HPV in Teen Girls Down Since Introduction of Vaccine

HPV in Teen Girls Down Since Introduction of Vaccine

The percentage of teen girls who are infected with the types of human papilloma virus (HPV) covered by the HPV vaccine has dropped significantly since vaccination was introduced in the US in 2006, according to research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). HPV vaccines protect against high-risk types of the virus that…

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Caring for the Special Needs of Women with Gynecologic Cancer

Caring for the Special Needs of Women with Gynecologic Cancer

Patients benefit from a multidisciplinary approach to prevention, diagnosis, treatment and follow up. Quality of life for our patients and their families is a major focus of our efforts. Psychological, spiritual, and social services are an integral part of patient care. In addition, genetic counseling and screening are available. Considering all its attributes, The Colorado…

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How to Spot the Signs of Vaginal Cancer

How to Spot the Signs of Vaginal Cancer

While not your standard topic for dinner time conversation, gynecological health is an important issue among women that is often brushed under the carpet and forgotten about – until it’s too late. Vaginal cancer is a very rare disease – just 250 cases are diagnosed in the UK each year – and is most commonly…

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