Women diagnosed with cervical cancer usually need a hysterectomy, surgery that prevents them from getting pregnant later in life. A new surgery pioneered by Dr. Jeffery M. Fowler removes only a small part of the uterus, preserving their fertility. FULL ARTICLE AT LiveScience.com
It’s shameful and irresponsible that Utah parents are failing to get their children vaccinated against the human papilloma virus that causes cervical cancer and other diseases. And it’s even more irresponsible that David Blodgett, director of the Southwest ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Salt Lake Tribune
Knowledge about the efficacy of the human papillomavirus vaccine in preventing cervical cancer was lacking in the majority of survey respondents for whom the information would be relevant, according to results presented here at the Sixth AACR Conference on the ... FULL ARTICLE AT News-Medical.net
People lack information about HPV vaccine, study suggests
Knowledge about the efficacy of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in preventing cervical cancer was lacking in the majority of survey respondents for whom the information would be relevant, according ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Oklahoman
Katie Couric put herself on the wrong side of liberals Wednesday with a show questioning the safety of the Gardasil vaccine to prevent the Human Papilloma Virus that causes cervical cancer.
Liberals have pushed parents of junior-high girls to get ... FULL ARTICLE AT NewsBusters.org
Katie Couric is scheduled to report today on rare cases of adverse reactions possibly due to one of the human papillomavirus vaccines approved for use in the U.S. Seth Mnookin, co-director of MIT's science writing graduate program and ... FULL ARTICLE AT Forbes
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Cervical cancer is malignant cancer of the cervix uteri or cervical area. It may present with vaginal bleeding but symptoms may be absent until the cancer is in its advanced stages. Treatment consists of surgery (including local excision) in early stages and chemotherapy and radiotherapy in advanced stages of the disease.
Pap smear screening can identify potentially precancerous changes. Treatment... Full Article At Wikipedia.org