Browsing Category: Vaccines

  • The HPV Vaccine for Boys

    Gardasil-9 is a vaccine that protects against infection in the human papillomavirus (HPV), an infectious organism that’s spread through sexual contact. It’s the most current version of the drug available, having replaced the initial Gardasil vaccine in May 2017. When the first Gardasil came out, it had been recommended for girls and women primarily as …

    November 13, 2018
  • How Successful is Gardasil?

    How effective is that the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine Gardasil? The outcomes of 2 followup studies involvingĀ GardasilĀ have been in. The findings that confirm it’s highly effective for preventing precancerous cervical lesions, especially for girls and young women who obtained it until they became sexually active. What is the Gardasil Vaccine? Gardasil is a vaccine that’s …

    November 1, 2018