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FDA approves expanded use of Gardasil 9 to include individuals 27 through 45 years old

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved a supplemental application for Gardasil 9 (Human Papillomavirus (HPV) 9-valent Vaccine, Recombinant) expanding the approved use of the vaccine to include women and men aged 27 through 45 years. Gardasil 9 prevents certain cancers and diseases caused by the nine HPV types covered by the vaccine.

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FDA approves expanded use of Gardasil 9 to include individuals 27 through 45 years old

updated: 1 day ago

No Ovarian Failure Risk After HPV Vaccine, Study Finds

No increased risk of primary ovarian insufficiency in girls occurred after they received the HPV, Tdap (tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis), MenACWY (four meningococcal disease types) or inactivated flu vaccines, the Pediatrics study found.

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HPV vaccine cuts cancer-causing infection

There has been a significant fall in the number of cases of HPV, the virus that causes cervical cancer, following the introduction of a vaccine for young women, a new study says.

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HPV Vaccine Cuts Cancer Causing Infection

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Doctors Can Increase Vaccination Rates In Kids Using New Approach, Study Finds

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HPV vaccines prevent cervical cancer, global review confirms

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Effect of a Health Care Professional Communication Training Intervention on Adolescent Human Papillomavirus Vaccination

Disseminating this intervention widely among primary care professionals could substantially increase national adolescent HPV vaccination levels, particularly among boys.

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Effect of Health Care Professional Communication Training on Adolescent HPV

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Florida man shares story of how he survived HPV cancer

Jason Mendelsohn was pondering a question during a financial exam in 2014 when his fingers grazed his neck, making him notice a bump he hadn’t felt before.

He consulted his father, a doctor, who told him they’d need to call an ear, nose and throat physician. This led to a doctor’s consultation, which eventually led to a diagnosis. At 44, he was told he had HPV-related throat cancer.

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