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CBS News: Study: HPV linked to head, neck cancers in men

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More regarding HPV and Head and Neck...


Kimba1505's picture
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I saw a blurb on the news this morning talking about vaccinating boys for HPV, as it is connected to Head and Neck Cancers. The word is getting out!! Yippee!!

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Just saw it also...says that basically everyone has a 50/50 chance of havinf been exposed during their lifetime, percentages decrease with age, and most immune systems fight it off.

Glad they are starting to realize there is a connection between HPV and H&N Cancers in men and women....


Hondo's picture
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Great info, more people need to be aware


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Liz K.
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Great info. I need to take my 22 and 17 year old sons in for the vaccination.

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Hope everything is going well for you! Good clip. Nice to see that news getting out there.


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