genital warts

The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 13,000 cervical cancers will be diagnosed in 2018. Of those, more than 3,000 women will die. 

HPV—Human Papillomavirus— is a frequently overshadowed sexually transmitted infection when the topic of STDs hits the spotlight.

The latest ACSH health headlines:

The HPV vaccines works! And the U.S. has some catching up to do.

What's bugging New Yorkers? Bed bugs of course, and ACSH's Dr. Josh Bloom's take on the matter appears in the Wall Street Journal.

vaccHuman papillomavirus (HPV) is a leading cause of cervical cancer in women and the only cause of genital warts in both sexes