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Opinion: Republicans Advances War On Women

Republican politicians continue to work against HPV vaccination despite its ability to prevent thousands of cases of cervical cancer and resulting deaths.

06/29/2012

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Study: Link Between HPV And Cardio Disease

It’s well known that the human papillomavirus (HPV) causes cervical cancer, but researchers say the virus can also cause cardiovascular disease.

10/24/2011

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Bachmann Says Vaccine Retardation Claim Not Hers

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann says she was not linking a vaccine aimed at preventing cancer to mental retardation when she repeated a woman’s claim that the vaccine had caused her daughter’s retardation.

09/19/2011

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Bioethicist Challenges Bachmann On Vaccine Claim

A prominent bioethicist has offered $10,000 to charity if Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann can prove her claim that a vaccination caused mental retardation.

09/16/2011

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Bachmann Attacks Perry’s HPV Vaccine Mandate

Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann is attacking Rick Perry’s decision to require that sixth-grade girls receive a vaccination to prevent the human papillomavirus.

09/12/2011

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Experts: HPV Is Causing Oral Cancer In Men

Women have been warned about the dangers of the human papilloma virus (HPV) for years, but men now face the risk of oral cancer.

07/22/2011

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Study: Half Of U.S. Men Have H.P.V.

A study released tonight said that half the men in the U.S. could be infected with the most common sexually transmitted virus.

02/28/2011

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