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HPV Awareness Corporation ---- Corporation de sensibilisation VPH
HPV Awareness Corporation ---- Corporation de sensibilisation VPH

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Please go vote for our sexual health project, one vote per day so go back often!
Votez pour notre projet d'éducation à la santé sexuelle, un vote par jour! 
http://learningproject.cst.org/ideas/553
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An excellent article of the history of cervical cancer. 'Pap smear, which checks for changes in cervical cells, is no longer justified as an annual exam, researchers say, because the evidence shows that screening that frequently can cause more harm than good.'
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"By vaccinating only half the population, just girls, we’re leaving the other half of the population exposed to the possibility of a variety of precancerous conditions as well as cancer,” adds Peter Kent, spokesperson for the HPV Awareness Corporation, a registered charity.
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Studies have found that parents, like physicians, sometimes delay immunization because they think their child is years away from becoming sexually active and contracting HPV.
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The findings suggest that the CDC and other health agencies are right to recommend that the vaccine be given to young women before their sexual debut.
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Vaccinated women who got the quadrivalent [four-strain] vaccine may get the nine-valent [strain] vaccine as further protection for them,” this is by no means an official recommendation, more research needs to be done.
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Selon ces chercheurs canadiens, inclure les garçons dans les programmes de vaccination anti-HPV serait efficace dans la prévention de cancers oropharyngés.
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With women most often being mentioned when it comes to the Human papillomavirus, the new campaign Get Garded will focus on high numbers in the gay and bisexual male community.
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Because HPV can be transmitted through non-sexual skin-to-skin contact, parents need to think beyond the behaviors that their children have with their partners. The behaviors of their children’s peers (with current and former partners) could also put their child at risk.
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