Tag Archives: shot

Another Study Says HPV Shot Cuts Cervical Cancer

MONDAY, April 8, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Scotland is already seeing a payoff for vaccinating adolescent girls for human papillomavirus (HPV). Since the vaccine became routine about a decade ago, cervical cancer cases in young Scottish women have plummeted, a new study reports. HPV is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections. Vaccination protects… Read More »

Trained pharmacists shot in arm for NSW

Trained pharmacists across NSW will now be able to administer a variety of vaccinations, including for measles and whooping cough, to anyone aged over 16. “In regional and remote parts of NSW, it can be hard to access a GP. That’s why having the option of a trained pharmacist makes things so much easier,” Deputy… Read More »