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Cancer Prevention Vaccine Receives New Recommendations

HPV Vaccine Is Now Recommended For Ages 9 - 45. Gardasil 9, a cancer prevention vaccine protecting people from cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), received new guidelines from the FDA. The vaccine is now recommended for adults up to the age of 45. Previously, the HPV vaccine was only approved for people ages

By |2018-10-11T20:41:35+00:00October 6th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Common College Illnesses To Discuss With Your Student

Protecting Against Campus Infections and Viruses High school graduation is over, and your adult age child is ready for college. The summer will go by fast while prepping for dorm or off-campus living. While your child is ready to spread their wings, having some real-world conversations about their health is important. Without having mom or

By |2018-10-11T20:51:09+00:00June 20th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Understanding HPV

Cervical Cancer Awareness month sheds light on a controversial virus. January is cervical cancer awareness month, which brings up a controversial topic- HPV, short for human papillomavirus. HPV is often the culprit for cervical and oropharyngeal cancer cases globally. Why is it controversial? Many associate the over 150 strains HPV with sexual intercourse, causing it

By |2018-01-18T15:42:59+00:00January 15th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments