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Bill Gates Says He Had to Explain to Donald Trump That HIV and HPV Are Different  Bill Gates Says He Had to Explain to Donald Trump That HIV and HPV Are Different 

There is no difference between Donald Trump and ignorance incarnate.

Not Even Half of American Teens Finish Their HPV Vaccine Series Not Even Half of American Teens Finish Their HPV Vaccine Series

Today, in depressing statistics: A mere 43 percent of American teens are getting their full three doses of the HPV vaccine.

A Quarter of American Men Have Cancer-Causing Strains of HPV A Quarter of American Men Have Cancer-Causing Strains of HPV

Good reminder that people who fret that giving girls Gardasil will make them “promiscuous” can go kick rocks: New research says a quarter of men have the cancer-causing strain of HPV, as do 20 percent of women.

Number of Women Diagnosed with HPV-Related Cancers on the Rise Number of Women Diagnosed with HPV-Related Cancers on the Rise

According to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the number of cancers associated with HPV (human papillomavirus) has increased in the United States. The agency estimates that each year, between 2008-2012, an average of nearly 39,000 HPV-related cancers were diagnosed. That number is…

Shocker: The HPV Vaccine Works Like a Charm  Shocker: The HPV Vaccine Works Like a Charm 

New research says HPV infection rates have basically dropped like a rock among young women since they started getting vaccinated. Science: It’s magic!

Please, For the Love of God, Don't Be Too Embarrassed to See a Gyno Please, For the Love of God, Don't Be Too Embarrassed to See a Gyno

There’s a perception that men are the stubborn doctor-avoiders of the sexes, but women delay seeking care as well, for their own reasons. It will shock no one to find out that the main reason women avoid care is embarrassment.

Campaign For HPV Vaccine Requirement May Have Been Hasty, Backfired Campaign For HPV Vaccine Requirement May Have Been Hasty, Backfired

Gardasil, the brand name for the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, serves as a shield against nine strains of the virus which cumulatively comprise 90 percent of cervical cancer cases in the United States. So why are public schools so reticent to require it?

Study: HPV Vaccine Will Not Turn Your Daughter Into a Diseased Slut Study: HPV Vaccine Will Not Turn Your Daughter Into a Diseased Slut

A study released Monday reveals rebuked the notion young women who are vaccinated for HPV start having unprotected sex and find themselves laden with sexually transmitted infections. SHOCKING news.

STD Map Lets You See How Many of Your Neighbors Have the Clap STD Map Lets You See How Many of Your Neighbors Have the Clap

If you live in California, Texas, Michigan or New York, you probably know someone who has the clap. If you’re in Alaska, it wouldn't be unwise to just assume you have the clap.

​Over 200 Girls in Colombia Fall Sick With Mystery Illness ​Over 200 Girls in Colombia Fall Sick With Mystery Illness

A small town in northern Colombia has been blindsided by a odd and mysterious illness, causing more than 200 girls between the ages of 9 and 16 to come down with symptoms like fainting, numbness in the hands, and headaches. While some are deeming it a case of mass hysteria, parents are demanding an investigation as…

NYC Council Member Goes Public with 'High-Risk HPV' Diagnosis NYC Council Member Goes Public with 'High-Risk HPV' Diagnosis

New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito revealed on Twitter today that she's been diagnosed with "high-risk HPV," and needs to get a biopsy as soon as possible.

CDC: Not Enough Teens Are Getting the HPV Vaccine CDC: Not Enough Teens Are Getting the HPV Vaccine

More girls are getting the HPV vaccine — but it's just not enough, according to the CDC.

Say Goodbye to Pap Smears, Ladies. (Maybe.) Say Goodbye to Pap Smears, Ladies. (Maybe.)

Guess what? There might be a new way to detect cervical cancer that doesn’t involve a pap smear. Unfortunately, this new fangled test still uses a cold speculum. Sorry ladies.

HPV Vaccine Will Not Turn Young Women Into Sex-Crazed Demons HPV Vaccine Will Not Turn Young Women Into Sex-Crazed Demons

After all the pearl clutching, there's officially some hard evidence to furthre disprove the ridiculous idea that addressing sexual health will lead to risky sex/sexy risk!!!!1! The results of a study released today by the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center show that the getting the HPV vaccine does not…

Katie Couric Admits She Totally Messed Up Her HPV Vaccine Episode Katie Couric Admits She Totally Messed Up Her HPV Vaccine Episode

After airing an episode last Wednesday about the "controversial" HPV vaccine that many said included far too much fodder for anti-vaccineers, Katie Couric has apologized, explaining that "based on the science, my personal view is that the benefits of the HPV vaccine far outweigh its risks."

HPV Vaccines Don't Really Apply to Black Women HPV Vaccines Don't Really Apply to Black Women

New research has indicated that HPV vaccines do not carry the strains of the disease that most affect black women, citing a lack of diversity in clinical trials of the vaccine. HPV, one of the most common sexually transmitted infections, has about 100 different strains, 40 of which are spread by sexual contact. The…

HPV Vaccination Rates Remain Far Too Low, According to New Survey HPV Vaccination Rates Remain Far Too Low, According to New Survey

Despite the tireless consciousness-raising efforts of Michael Douglas and Lena Dunham's fictional Twitter account that existed in a single episode of Girls, a new survey from the Center for Disease Control shows that the vaccination rate for teenage girls against HPV has remained dangerously low.

The Exciting Things You Learn While Volunteering at a Women's Clinic The Exciting Things You Learn While Volunteering at a Women's Clinic

First of all: there are men out there who will water down their urine in order to offer their wives "proof" they didn't give them chlamydia.

Surprise, Surprise: The HPV Vaccine Works Wonders Surprise, Surprise: The HPV Vaccine Works Wonders

The pervasiveness of cancer-causing strands of the human papillomavirus (HPV) has dropped by half among teenage girls in the last decade, thanks to the vaccine that was just introduced in 2006. Additionally: kindly fuck off, Michele Bachmann.

Cunnilingus, Cancer, Michael Douglas and You Cunnilingus, Cancer, Michael Douglas and You

Michael Douglas recently outed himself as a dangerously prolific cunnilinguist when he claimed that his epic oral sex prowess, not his years of smoking and drinking, were to blame for his recent battle with stage four throat cancer. We interviewed doctors to set the HPV record straight before Douglas becomes the new…

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