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HPV vaccination does not lead to an increase in sex

10Oct

There have been claims recently that the HPV (Human papillomavirus) vaccination increases sexual activity in adolescent girls as it effectively gives them a ‘green light’ to have sex because of a perceived protection against sexually transmitted infections. This study published … Continue reading

  

Jade Goody’s Legacy offers protection for boys.

26Mar

On the 22nd March 2012 it was three years since the tragic death of Jade Goody. The Big Brother reality TV star died of cervical cancer at the age of 27 on Mother’s Day 2009, leaving two young sons. Although … Continue reading

  

Change in cervical cancer jab

25Nov

The current cervical cancer jab, Cervarix is to be replaced by Gardasil. The jab is given to girls aged 12 and 13 and protects against strains of human papillomavirus (HPV). HPV is a sexually transmitted infection which is the cause of … Continue reading