HPV Links to Cervical Vulvar, Vaginal Cancer and More

HPV Links to Cervical, Vulvar, Vaginal Cancer and More

In 2014, researchers released a shocking statistic: The human papillomavirus (HPV) infects 91 percent of men and 84 percent of women in the United States who have ever had sex — most of them by age 45. Currently, about 79 million Americans have HPV, and the virus infects 14 million more each year, making it…

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Uterine Cancer — Sources of Support

Uterine Cancer — Sources of Support

Learning that you have uterine cancer can change your life and the lives of those close to you. These changes can be hard to handle. It’s normal for you, your family, and your friends to need help coping with the feelings that a diagnosis of cancer can bring. Concerns about treatments and managing side effects,…

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Benign Tumors Vs. Malignant Growths in Gynecologic Health

Benign Tumors Vs. Malignant Growths in Gynecologic Health

Cancer begins in cells, the building blocks that make up tissues. Tissues make up the uterus and the other organs of the body. Normal cells grow and divide to form new cells as the body needs them. When normal cells grow old or get damaged, they die, and new cells take their place. Sometimes, this…

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