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Panel: Boys Should Get HPV Vaccine Given to Girls

October 25, 2011 in WDAZ

ATLANTA (AP) A vaccine against cervical cancer hasn’t been all that popular for girls. It may be even a harder sell for boys now that it’s been recommended for them too.
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Panel says boys should get controversial HPV vaccine

October 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A government panel is recommending that young boys also get the controversial HPV shot. That’s the vaccine now given to girls to prevent cervical cancer. Continue Reading

Bioethicist challenges Bachmann on vaccine claim

September 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

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. Continue Reading

Planned Parenthood boosts awareness about preventing cervical cancer

January 15, 2011 in Alexandria Echo Press

As part of a sustained effort to raise awareness of public health issues in the region, Planned Parenthood Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota (PPMNS) is working to educate women about cervical cancer prevention and detection. Continue Reading