News & Perspective

Oct 25, 2011

Oct 25, 2011

CDC vaccine advisors recommend HPV vaccine for boys

(CIDRAP News) – In an effort to protect males against certain cancers and to indirectly protect women, the federal government's vaccine advisory group today approved a recommendation for routine vaccination of boys ages 11 or 12 with the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine.

Feb 07, 2017

Feb 07, 2017

News Scan for Feb 07, 2017

H7N9 case in China
Bacteremia treatment
HPV vaccine endorsement
Zika blood screening

Mar 23, 2018

Mar 23, 2018

News Scan for Mar 23, 2018

Contact precautions and resistance
Antimicrobial use on farms
Polio in Afghanistan
HPV vaccine uptake

Aug 08, 2018

Aug 08, 2018
HPV vaccination

Study: Catch-up HPV vaccination effective until age 20

The results confirm, however, that the vaccine is most effective when given at younger ages.

Oct 24, 2018

Oct 24, 2018

News Scan for Oct 24, 2018

New DRC Ebola cases
Deadly NJ adenovirus outbreak
Hepatitis A vaccine in homeless
HPV vaccine messaging

Jun 27, 2019

Jun 27, 2019
Girl getting HPV vaccine

Experts expand HPV vaccine recs as study finds high impact

Data on 60 million people indicate the vaccine has slashed infections and pre-cancer lesions.

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