HPV vaccine: Who needs it, how it works

Most cervical cancers are associated with human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually transmitted infection. Widespread immunization with the HPV vaccine could reduce the impact of cervical cancer and other cancers caused by HPV... Read more »

Here's Why Your Preteen Needs the HPV Vaccine

​​​​​By: Rebekah Fenton, MD, FAAP,  and Rebecca Perkins, MD, MScIf you are the parent of a preteen who is between the ages of 9-12 years, it’s time to make sure they are protected... Read more »

Prognostic Performance of the 2018 International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics Cervical Cancer Staging Guidelines

METHODSThe National Cancer Database was used for analysis. The National Cancer Database is a hospital-based registry developed by the American College of Surgeons and the American Cancer Society that collects data on... Read more »

Cervical cancer: Epidemiology, risk factors and screening

Epidemiology for cervical cancerCervical cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer death among women (8). Over the past 30 years, the increasing proportion of young women affected by cervical cancer... Read more »

Management for locally advanced cervical cancer: new trends and controversial issues

Delivery of Chemotherapy to Enhance Treatment Results in LACCSince the early 1990s, CDDP during RT has been the standard treatment for LACC. Schmid et al. [23] found that the number of CTx... Read more »

Miami’s Little Haiti joins global effort to end cervical cancer

More than 300,000 women around the world die from cervical cancer each year. In the U.S., women of Haitian descent are diagnosed with it at higher rates than the general population. The... Read more »

What is the Difference Between HPV and Cervical Cancer? [Video]

Human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer are often linked in medical conversations, but what are the differences between the two and how are they connected? We want to encourage women to get... Read more »

A judge temporarily halts baby powder cancer lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson

A federal bankruptcy judge in North Carolina agreed Wednesday to temporarily halt roughly 38,000 lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson that claim the company’s baby powder was contaminated with cancer-causing asbestos. But Judge... Read more »

October 2020 Talc Lawsuit Update: Johnson & Johnson Agrees to Pay $100 Million Settlement

October 17, 2022 EO 14042 Update 17.0 – Preview of Updated OMB Guidance by: Jonathan S. Aronie and Ryan E. Roberts Nation’s Oldest Bank Announces Custody Services for Crypto-Assets by: David A.... Read more »

Cervical Cancer Vs. Ovarian Cancer – Understanding the Differences

There’s a reason doctors spend seven years training in medical school – anatomy is hard, no doubt about it. The human body has up to 78 organs, with more than 7 of those... Read more »