It's not just cervical cancer. Head and neck cancers have been increasing for decades, and are more common in men. Get the #HPVvaccine for your daughters AND sons (I did!).
“It is evidence that the HPV vaccine in boys and girls will prevent head and neck cancer in the future," said , of .
New data showing how preventable #HPV related cancers in men can be highlights a key issue: "A vaccination that is still largely seen as one for girls and women needs to be offered to boys and maybe men, too." via
"I just know that I don’t have a single patient who wouldn’t swap two or three shots for what I do to them to try to save their life,” said Maura Gillison, who led the way in establishing HPV-throat cancer link. via
New evidence shows why the HPV vaccine is as important for boys as girls
HPV gives 34,800 Americans cancer every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Of those, 20,700 are women and 14,100 are men. Cancer doesn’t care about your sex and the HPV vaccine prevents cancer in everyone.
A public health message fails to sink in, but new data show why it should: The HPV vaccine is as important for boys as girls.
“A vaccine that is still largely seen as one for girls and women needs to be offered to boys and maybe men, too” via
The news here? HPV vaccine is good it decreased oral infection in UNVACCINATED men 37% through herd immunity.
New evidence shows why the #HPV #vaccine is as important for boys as girls via #GetVaccinated #PreventCancer
New evidence shows why the HPV vaccine is as important for boys as girls, in by
The data underline one of the very lessons tried to drive home: #HPV vaccine that is still largely seen as one for girls and women needs to be offered to boys and maybe men, too. via via
New evidence shows why the HPV vaccine is as important for boys as girls via
#Gender-blind #HPV #vaccination benefits the health of both men and women. via
"I think people have to be aware that the burden of #HPV positive oropharynx #cancer in men in the United States now exceeds the burden of cervical cancer diagnosed each year.”
New evidence shows why the HPV vaccine is as important for boys as girls via #HPV
New evidence shows why the HPV vaccine is as important for boys as girls via
New evidence shows why the HPV vaccine is as important for boys as girls via
New evidence shows why the HPV vaccine is as important for boys as girls - STAT