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HPV vaccine cuts cervical cancer cases by almost 90% – but one in ten girls still haven’t been vaccinated

The HPV vaccine protects against cervical cancer. KT Stock photos/ Shutterstock Carol Dezateux, Queen Mary University of London; Helen Bedford, UCL, and Nicola Firman, Queen Mary University of London A vaccine to protect against human papillomavirus (HPV) has been found to cut cases of cervical cancer by nearly 90%, according to a recent study published in The Lancet. Cervical cancer, …

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