HPV

  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccines

    ON THIS PAGE      What are human papillomaviruses? Which cancers are caused by HPV? Who gets HPV infections? Can HPV infections be prevented? What HPV vaccines are available? Who should get the HPV vaccines? How do HPV vaccines work? How effective are HPV vaccines? Why are these vaccines...
  • HEALTH APR 6 2017, 10:43 AM ET Cancer-Causing HPV Virus Affects 25 Percent of U.S. Men: Study

    A quarter of men and 20 percent of women have the strain of HPV (human papillomavirus or human wart virus) that causes cancer, new government statistics show. And 45 percent of men have some kind of genital #HPV , the latest data from the National Center for Health Statistics...
  • New Brunswick commits to HPV vaccine for boys

    WATCH ABOVE: On Tuesday the New Brunswick’s finance minister tabled the 2017-2018 budget increasing health care spending. The government says that also includes expanding their vaccination program to include HPV vaccinations for grade seven boys. Global’s Adrienne South has the details.   The government of New Brunswick is expanding...
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