human papillomavirus infection

  • Around One in Three Guys Have HPV

    Around One in Three Guys Have HPV

    Plenty of men worldwide are carrying the human papillomavirus, or HPV, research out this week has found. The study estimates that about one in three men currently have at least one strain of genital HPV, while one in five have a strain known to increase the risk of certain cancers in both men and women.…


  • A Single HPV Shot Protects Against Cancer-Causing Virus, Major Study Finds

    A Single HPV Shot Protects Against Cancer-Causing Virus, Major Study Finds

    A single shot may be enough to provide highly effective protection against the human papillomavirus (HPV) and its long-term cancer risks, new clinical research from Africa has found. The study found that one dose of the vaccine was around 90% or more effective at preventing infection from several cancer-causing types of HPV up to 18…