Hpv can be transmitted by skin to skin contact and sex, as well as through childbirth hpv vaccination is the primary prevention strategy for these hpv- attributable diseases and is second to the hepatitis b vaccine as a cancer preventive measure when confronted with a population health essay assignment. The human papillomavirus (hpv) vaccines have been widely introduced in the national immunization programs in most of the medium and high income countries following endorsement from national and international advisory bodies hpv vaccine is unique and its introduction is challenging in many ways – it is the first. The hpv vaccine : a literature review examining the barriers to vaccination maggi ann bulla-wallace the university of toledo follow this and additional works at: http://utdrutoledoedu/graduate-projects this scholarly project is brought to you for free and open access by the university of toledo digital repository. There are different types of hpv some can lead to genital warts and others can cause some types of cancer each year, around 19,400 women and 12,100 men in the us are affected by cancers that stem from hpv vaccines can protect against infection in this article, we will explain what hpv is, how it is. The objective was to provide a review of the available literature so pediatric and adult urologists may be more aware of the issues related to hpv vaccination in order to more effectively counsel patients and parents regarding the risks, benefits, and public health issues regarding hpv vaccination this topic is especially. Richard nyamanhindi/unicef 2014 though the real cause of cancer is not known, it has emerged that the human papilloma virus (hpv) accounts for at least 80% of cervical cancers in zimbabwe, hence the need to vaccinate young girls with the vaccine, before they indulge in sexual activities.
Essay about hpv vaccine 745 words 3 pages show more the human papillomavirus is known to be just one of the few illnesses one can contract while having a sexual relationship with a person the severity of the virus in the body may vary from getting genital warts to contracting cervical, vulva, vaginal and anus. Unlike many forms of cancer, for which we lack the knowledge and tools to prevent, scientists have figured out how to dodge hpv-triggered cancers — by hpv vaccination vaccination against hpv thwarts the viruses' spread, wrecking its ability to jump between people wiping out hpv could mean shutting. Republican presidential candidate rick perry is at the center of a national debate about the controversial hpv vaccine which side are you on. Understanding the virus and the natural history of hpv infection recommends the use of the vaccine however debates on the compulsory use of the vaccine for young age females delays the legislations needed the aim of this essay is to review, briefly, hpv vaccination and spotlight the debate about how.
The human papillomavirus is known to be just one of the few illnesses one can contract while having a sexual relationship with a person the severity of the virus in the body may vary from getting genital warts to contracting cervical, vulva, vaginal and anus cancer in women anus and penile cancer for men. What prompted this distrust of modern life and its creature comforts was her father's and my insistence that she receive the gardasil shot, an eleven-year-old vaccine that protects against nine strains of cancer-causing hpv she is unflappable in her conviction that the vaccination will do irreparable damage. Hpv vaccine controversy: ethics, economics, and equality by tanya donahou, md/mph candidate boston university schools of medicine and public health, class of 2013 introduction and background the debate over the human papillomavirus (hpv) vaccine represents a collision of two of the most controversial.
Free essay: hpv vaccinations have been involved in some heated debates involving the general public and the government for some time now whether the vaccine. In an essay, paul bloem and ikechukwu ogbuanu discuss the public health implications of hpv vaccination. Cdc now recommends 11 to 12 year olds get two doses of hpv vaccine—rather than the previously recommended three doses—to protect against cancers caused by hpv the second dose should be given 6-12 months after the first dose for more information on the updated recommendations, read the.
January 31, 2012 — is the policy for the human papillomavirus (hpv) vaccine at odds with evidence-based medicine yes, according to an essay published online december 22, 2011, in the annals of medicine canadian researchers lucija tomljenovic, phd, and christopher shaw, phd, from the neural. Editor's note in sarah bishop's argumentative essay, “mandating the hpv vaccine,” she offers the newest of debates in the long-standing discussion of teens and sex— the hpv vaccine she chooses to approach her audience with a direct argu- ment: “the hpv vaccine should be mandated [for] young teens everywhere.
Answering human papillomavirus vaccine concerns a matter of science and time david hawkesemail author, candice e lea and matthew j berryman infectious agents and cancer20138:22 https://doiorg/101186/1750-9378-8-22 © hawkes et al licensee biomed central ltd 2013 received: 15. The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this report do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the world health organization concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or.