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|Posted on 26 August, 2016 at 17:49||comments (90)|
Which cancers are caused by HPV?
High-risk HPV cause several types of cancer.
Every year, more than 30,000 human papillomavirus (HPV)-related cancers are diagnosed. Many of these could have been prevented by HPV vaccination. The HPV Vaccine is recommended for boys and girls at age 11 or 12.
To increase awareness that the HPV vaccine is cancer prevention, CDC has funded the American Cancer Society to work with partners to promote activities that improve HPV vaccination delivery. Through engagement and coordination with experts in immunization and cancer, the Roundtable will help promote and implement HPV vaccination, preventing future cancel
For more information on HPV-related cancers, please visit HPV and Cancer.
|Posted on 27 March, 2015 at 12:46||comments (0)|
Abdominal pain (Pain in the belly) can be associated with a variety of conditions both within and outside of the abdomen. Abdominal pain can be acute and sudden in onset, or the pain can be chronic and longstanding.
The cause of abdominal problems can be hard to pinpoint. Sometimes minor and serious abdominal problems start with the same symptoms. Pain that increases with movement or coughing and does not appear to be caused by strained muscles is more likely to be a symptom of a serious problem.
Severe abdominal pain is a greater cause for concern. If it starts suddenly and unexpectedly, it should be regarded as a medical emergency, especially if the pain is concentrated in a particular area.
Whether it's a mild stomach ache, sharp pain, or stomach cramps, abdominal pain can have numerous causes. Fortunately, most abdominal problems are minor, and home treatment is all that is needed. Some serious causes of sudden severe abdominal pain include:
Some of the more common causes include:
In order for your health care provider to assist you in managing your pain, it is helpful for you to be able to adequately describe your pain. If your abdominal pain lasts longer than 24 hours, or gets worse as time passes, call your doctor right away.
|Posted on 3 July, 2012 at 12:59||comments (2)|
Did you know you no longer have to get HPV Testing yearly if your test was negative. You can now have it done every three years with your pap!
|Posted on 10 May, 2012 at 13:13||comments (474)|
HPV (human papillomavirus) causes more than 99% of all cervical cancers, so get your pap. If you are a male or female between the ages of 9-26, ask your doctor or school about the HPV Vaccine. More to come on this topic!