Latest Cervarix Stories

2010-06-02 07:30:59

Only about one in three young women has received the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to help prevent cervical cancer.

2010-04-12 14:50:57

College women were more likely to be vaccinated against human papillomavirus (HPV) if their mothers communicated with them about sex and if they thought their mothers would approve of their getting vaccinated.

2010-03-28 07:00:00

Head and neck cancer linked to a virus spread through oral sex is quickly rising and suggestions are being made that both boys and girls should be offered vaccinations for protection.

2010-03-26 10:39:35

Researchers from the Institute of Head and Neck Studies and Education at England's University Hospital Coventry have discovered a possible link between oral sex and an increase in mouth cancer.

2010-03-22 13:39:00

LONDON, March 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) today confirmed that it has notified regulatory authorities of the presence of material from a virus called PCV-1 in its oral rotavirus vaccine, Rotarix(TM).

2010-03-11 05:52:00

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2010-03-08 08:07:00

DENVER, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Called the "Little Women," six women who have spent the past three years listening, documenting and researching parental concerns about Gardasil have been invited to formally present their information to the FDA on March 12.

2010-01-12 07:00:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of Cervical Health Awareness Month, singer-songwriter and actress Mandy Moore, The Gynecologic Cancer Foundation (GCF) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) are teaming up to encourage young women to do their part to help reduce their risk of cervical cancer.

2009-10-22 07:40:00

The US Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) delivered a nearly unanimous vote on Wednesday against "permissive" use of Merck & Co's Gardasil for boys and men, deciding instead to advise doctors that they are free to use the vaccine if they choose.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.