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HPV vaccine has almost wiped out infections in young women, figures show

The HPV vaccine has almost completely wiped out infections in young women, and if expanded to men could prevent thousands of cancer cases in Britain each year, new figures suggest.<p>New figures from Public Health England show that the rate of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) in women aged between 16 to 21 …

HPV vaccine is working to reduce cancer risk - Futurity

The HPV vaccine is working to reduce the risk of cervical cancer, according to a new study.<p>“It is the first study in the world to test the Gardasil-4 …

Good news: Global health organisations have united to eliminate HPV-related cancers

This week has ushered in another historic moment for women's health, as the World Health Organisation (WHO), the American Cancer Society (ACS), and …

New Cholera Prevention Tools: Microbes Fighting Microbes

Two promising new ways to prevent cholera are on the horizon. One is an entirely new kind of vaccine. The other is as simple as a cup of yogurt. Both …

Stopping spread of cholera at local level could reduce disease on global scale

Stopping cholera spreading between members of the same household could be key to reducing the number of cases of the disease worldwide.<p>A large-scale genomic study looking at how samples of cholera are related to each other found that nearly 80 per cent of infections were related to the first case …

Cholera

Microbiologists and plant scientists find secret to tackling cholera

EAST LANSING, Mich. - While cholera rages across many regions of the world, a team of microbiologists and plant scientists has pinpointed a genetic …

Eliminating cervical cancer globally is within reach if governments act | Ian Frazer

We have the unique opportunity to wipe out a cancer that kills 250,000 women worldwide each year<br>• News: Australia could become first country to eradicate cervical cancer<p>Cervical cancer is cause by infection with papillomavirus. To our knowledge, every case of cervical cancer is initiated by …

Australia might become the first country to eradicate cervical cancer

Research from the International Papillomavirus Society says that Australia’s free HPV vaccine program in schools has resulted in a noticeable decline in future cervical cancer rates, reports the <i>Guardian</i>. HPV (human papillomavirus) is an infection, transmitted sexually, that causes 99.9% of cervical …

HPV Infection and Cancer

This JAMA Patient Page discusses the link between human papillomavirus infection and certain types of cancer.

Hpv

Cervical cancer to double across Middle East without vaccines

"People in general don't know there is a vaccine. Women's health issues are not a priority in the region on a political level"<p>By Heba Kanso<p>BEIRUT, …

HPV vaccine call to parents

The Western Trust is urging parents of girls who are eligible to receive the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to make sure that they get it to …

Public Health

The Sad Reason Why One-Third Of Women Are Skipping Pap Smears

The dangers of cervical cancer are real.<p>When you get a Pap smear, everything below the belt is on display. And, while that’s not exactly fun, it’s just a known tradeoff of staying on top of your vaginal health.<p>Unfortunately, some women are so uncomfortable about being that exposed that they’re …

6 Things Every Woman Should Know About Cervical Cancer

Nearly all women will get HPV at some point in their lives.<p>When sports reporter Erin Andrews announced in January that she'd been diagnosed with cervical cancer, many headlines used the same word: <i>secret</i>. After all, the world was unaware she had undergone two procedures for it while working through …

Why Cervical Cancer Vaccinations Are Vital - WHO

Why Cervical Cancer Vaccinations Are Vital - WHOA number of countries across the continent have launched human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination …

Understanding Cervical Cancer

Overview<p>Cervical cancer is a type of cancer that occurs in the cells of the cervix—the lower part of the uterus that connects to the vagina.<p>Various …

How to Make Millions Online Through Influencer Marketing

And why you don't need big-name influencers to do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As the world of marketing continues to change, brands must constantly identify new ways of engaging with customers and driving sales. With the rise of social media and technology in …

Public Relations

What influencer marketing really costs - Digiday

A lot of people talk about influencer marketing, but few understand how it is priced.<p>Influencer costs can range from a couple of hundred to millions …

How do I deal with cyber attacks?

Never open unexpected attachments, especially if they contain .pdf or .zip files, says Rick Maybury.<p><i>I have this been subjected to a vicious cyber attack and from nowhere ten or more years of saved documents have been encrypted. I have been offered a release Key in three days time provided I pay</i> …

When your home no longer meets your needs, renovating — instead of moving — may be your best bet

<b>Correction:</b> An earlier version of this story misstated the location of HomeAdvisor. The company is in Golden, Colo., not West Palm Beach, Fl.<p>By Michele Lerner<p>Sometimes when you fall in love with a community, you’re willing to buy the smallest house in the neighborhood to live there. Husband and …

Home Improvement

Getting the Horse Barn ready for Summer!

<b>How can I get my barn ready for summer?</b><p>Lots of chores to do to get the horse barn ready - this is just a few of mine...please add your own ideas to …

Give Your Home an Outdoor Makeover on the Cheap

If you believe everything you read in the Lowe’s or Home Depot mailer, you probably think you need a new grill, decorative stones leading to your …

Landscaping

How to Paint and Restore Your Grill or Smoker

Sitting out in the sun, weathering the winters and the wear and tear of use, causes the finish on any grill or smoker to deteriorate. If your grill …

Home inspections: What they are and why you should get one

Skipping an inspection could cost you<p>When Tori Easterling, a broker and real estate instructor, decided to purchase some investment property in Georgia, she faced fierce bidding challenges with cash investors.<p>By the time she viewed the property and made a bid, her offer was denied. Determined to …

10 Simple Ways to Re-Energize Your Morning Routine

Give yourself a little extra buffer of time to adjust to the day.<p><i>How can I improve my morning routine? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, writer, entrepreneur in Silicon Valley,</b> …

Quora

Stretch Any Body Part With This Chart

If you have trouble figuring out the best way to stretch a particular muscle, try this chart that has a huge range of stretches for each body part. …

Yoga is the key to relieving long-term back pain, new study suggests

With its catalogue of headstands and one-legged contortions, it might be thought yoga was best left only to those in peak physical condition.<p>New research from the US, however, suggests the group of people who could most benefit from adopting the lotus position while locating their spiritual core …

Yoga

10 Scientifically Proven Ways Exercise Is Good for Your Brain

<b>Anyone that has even a cursory interest in exercise science, including weekend warriors who want little more than beach abs, knows that the nervous</b> …

Men's Mental Health: A Silent Crisis

Numerous researchers have recently stated that there is a silent crisis in men’s mental health. This is based on robust evidence that men have high …

Mental Health

Weight loss actually possible after menopause

Talk to a woman in menopause and you're likely to hear complaints about hot flashes and an inability to lose weight, especially belly fat. A new …

Weight Loss

Tip: Do This Exercise Combo to Prevent Shoulder Pain

Strengthen your scapular stabilizers and you'll prevent shoulder injuries and get stronger. Here's how to do it.<p>At some point, just about every …

Workouts