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Feb 28, 2020
International Women’s Day Part 3: Safe sex tips for women who have sex with womenWhether you’re a lesbian, bisexual, or straight but experimenting - it’s nobody’s business but yours. What’s also your business is your sexual health.
Feb 17, 2020
Having more than 10 sexual partners could increase the risk of cancer: StudySafe sexual intercourse has many health benefits. But when the sex is with multiple partners, some risks may get attached to it as well.
Nov 14, 2019
Can a contraceptive drug really prevent and cure cervical cancer?Cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer as well as the fourth leading cause of cancer deaths in women worldwide.
Nov 11, 2019
Why is a vaccine that would drastically reduce the incidence of cervical cancer not a part of India's universal immunisation programmeCervical cancer is strongly linked to certain strains of HPV. Two strains of HPV, HPV 16 and 18, cause over 70% of cases of the disease in India.
Nov 07, 2019
UK-based doctors develop simple kit to test cervical cancer; ailment claims almost 270,000 lives every yearChecking for cervical cancer may soon become as easy as collecting a vaginal swab at home, in the privacy of your bathroom, Public Health England has already started a small-scale preliminary study for a home smear test
Apr 07, 2019
World Health Day 2019: A quick guide to Cervical Cancer and how to prevent itCervical cancer is the fourth most diagnosed cancer in women and a key cause of preventable deaths.
Dec 02, 2018
Cancer drugs may be repurposed to allow infections caused by HPV to be treated, say scientistsHPV infections caused an estimated 266,000 deaths from cervical cancer worldwide in 2012, according to the World Health Organization (WHO)
Sep 19, 2017
Indian scientists are testing dendritic therapy in the fight against cervical cancerCancer of the uterine cervix, also known as cervical cancer, is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among women in India.
Nov 07, 2016
Re-evaluating the 'cost' of life: Cancer-preventing HPV vaccines are substantially over-priced, says studyA recent study revealed that the manufacturing costs for two most prevalent HPV cancer vaccines could be priced much lower than the quoted ‘no profit’ price
May 12, 2015
US study throws up new vaccine to prevent cervical cancerA new human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine can potentially prevent 80 percent of cervical cancers if given to all 11- or 12-year-old children