Latest Vulvar cancer Stories
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Nowadays almost everyone has been affected by women’s cancer, whether personally or through a family member or friend. While breast cancer is by far the most well known type of women’s cancer, women suffer from numerous other kinds of cancers as well.
Research by the American Academy of Family Physicians demonstrates that vulvar cancer occurs most frequently in women age 65 to 75 years of age.
Twenty-five thousand cases of human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated cancers occurred in 38 states and the District of Columbia annually during 1998-2003, according to studies conducted by CDC.
The FDA has approved Merck & Co's Gardasil vaccine for the prevention of vaginal and vulvar cancer caused by human papillomavirus types 16 and 18 in girls and women ages nine to 26.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has expanded the use of the cervical vaccine Gardasil for the prevention of vaginal and vulvar cancers.
The incidence of two types of skin cancer has nearly tripled among women under age 40, a sign that tanning is still popular among the young despite warnings about the harm it can cause, researchers said on Tuesday.