HPV Vaccination: Preventing Cervical Cancer (II)

Introduction Firstly, some information about cervix and cervical cancer. Cervix is the lower end of the uterus, about 2.5 to 3.5 cm long on top of the vagina Cervical cancer is cancerous/ malignant growth or tumor resulting from the uncontrolled division of abnormal cells at the cervix.  Many are detected via Pap smear during screening, as…… Continue reading HPV Vaccination: Preventing Cervical Cancer (II)

HPV Vaccination: Preventing Cervical Cancer (I)

Vaccination I can’t talk about the role HPV vaccines to prevent cervical cancer without taking into account other types of vaccine currently drawing flaks (MMR vaccine, dengue vaccine) from a small groups of people who are either ignorant, irresponsible or simply less clever. In one corner, there is a group of ignorant parents who are…… Continue reading HPV Vaccination: Preventing Cervical Cancer (I)