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FDA Expands Usage Of HPV Vaccine To Adults Aged 27 To 45

The FDA has approved the HPV vaccine Gardasil to be administered to men and women aged 27 to 45. The vaccine can protect individuals from nine types of HPV that cause certain cancers such as cervical, vaginal, vulvar, and anal.

Medicine October 7, 2018

HPV vaccination rate 'unacceptably low' among teenagers, warns CDC

Despite availability of HPV vaccines, less than half of adolescent girls got vaccinated against the virus that could cause genital warts and certain forms of cancer.

Life July 27, 2014

2 doses of HPV vaccine enough to protect girls from genital warts

A new study shows just two doses of the drug HPV vaccine, which is taken by young women around the world, provide nearly as much protection from cervical cancer as three. Researchers also concluded more American women should be taking the drug, driving sales for manufacturers. But, who funded the study?

Life February 15, 2014

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