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What Are The Health Risks Associated With The Hpv Vaccine

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HPV vaccine for (adult) men?

Dear Dr, I'm HIV+ undetectable 43 y/o man. I understand having anal sex (sometimes unprotected), especially as the receptive partner, puts me in high risk for HPV. However, on my last HPV swab I tested NEG (!!). Though there are no guidelines for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...out made me laugh out loud.Response from Dr. FrascinoHello,As it turns out, there are many variants of HPV, but only a few are associated with the subsequent development of cancer. The key question is whether vaccinating someone who may have been... Read more »

HPV and Anal Warts (HPV, 2010)

Hello dr. Frascino !I m the most sad boy of the world....Can you tell me if there is a cure for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection in Heterosexual South African Men Attending Sexual Health Services: Associations Between HPV and HIV Serostatus

... The study authors assessed distribution of human papillomavirus genotypes and determined the associations between HPV and HIV co-infection in sexually active heterosexual men with anogenital Read more »
The Center for AIDS

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV): Lost in Space

...GlaxoSmithKline, were recently approved to fight certain sexually transmitted strains of human papillomavirus (HPV), which is associated with genital warts and the development of cervical cancer. In March 2007, the Centers for Disease Control and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: HPV 'an Epidemic' Among HIV-Positive Women

... The Treatment Action Campaign said on Tuesday it is lobbying pharmaceutical firms to shave the price of human papillomavirus vaccines so that developing countries can afford the inoculation. Certain strains of HPV cause most cases of cervical... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Shot of Bias or Duty? Officials Defend HPV Vaccination Rule as Groups Raise Concerns

...and Immigration Services (CIS) that females ages 11-26 seeking permanent residence in the United States be vaccinated against human papillomavirus (HPV) went into effect July 1. The vaccine adds around $375 to the status change fee of $1,410. It... Read more »
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Yellow Fever Vaccination

Posted by ScotCharles, 2 Replies
My HIV doctor has advised against a yellow fever vaccination before my trip to Kenya; and, a vaccination is not required for entry into Kenya. It does seem advisory to me given that I will be in Yellow Fever country around Mt. Kenya for part of my... Read more »

searching for vaccine will it help people already?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...News-Press The Tuscaloosa (AL) News Waterbury (CT) Republican-AmericanWaterloo (IA) Courier York (PA) Daily Record Reality Bytes Health Care Military Politics Supreme Court Technology PC World TV Radio SPECIAL... Read more »

Smallpox vaccine question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hiv people can't have vaccine or be around anyone who has had it for awhile. So, what to do when working and living around other people? Read more »

Vaccine hope

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...was on the news link today. I don't know if this is also "therapeutic"(ie., treats people already infected) or "prophylactic" vaccine. I think its the second. Anyway, it sounds promising. Vaxgen AIDS Vaccine Clears Phase III Safety Hurdle Again... Read more »