Gardasil

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  • Gardasil Critique

    Gardasil: Should it be Mandatory? A Rhetorical Critique According to the Center for Menstrual Disorders and Reproductive Choice, 75-80% of sexually active adults will acquire a genital tract HPV infection before the age of fifty (STD 's: Human Papillomavirus (HPV). HPV is the most frequently sexually transmitted disease with more than six million cases being reported each year. This disease can be deadly, turning into cervical cancer later in the patient’s life. Due to the epidemic levels of the disease, new precautions are being created to prevent it. In the article “New Cervical Cancer Vaccine Should Not Be Mandatory,” the author made it clear that the Gardasil vaccine should not be mandated for children; however, the author is never named.…

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  • A Rhetorical Analysis Of The Gardasil Vaccine

    The Gardasil Campaign, which used commercials, pamphlets, and articles, is a perfect example of health communication. The Gardasil Campaign by Merck Pharmaceuticals begin in 2006 and promoted the use of the Gardasil Vaccine, which helps to protect against 4 strains of human papillomavirus (HPV). The vaccine protects against two specific strains of HPV that cause the majority of cervical/vaginal cancers. The slogan for the Gardasil Campaign is “One Less” as in one less person with HPV or cervical…

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  • The Pros And Cons Of The Gardasil Vaccine

    My view point After researching about the HPV vaccine and everything that relates to it, as well as looking into two quite different perspectives I have made a final decision relating to my original question. I believe in all honesty that the Gardasil vaccine should not be made compulsory, however those who do want it should get it done at an early age. At first I was all for the vaccine to be made compulsory because I thought everyone wanted to as immune as possible to the virus. However after…

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  • Argumentative Essay On Crvical Cancer

    Every year, more than 280,000 women die from cervical cancer; the world’s second-most common cancer affecting women. The good news is that cervical cancer is preventable and in the United States, routine Papanicolaou (Pap) screenings have helped reduced deaths from this devastating disease. In an effort to educate women and prevent cervical cancer, the Acting Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Richard E. Besser, MD, announced today a new set of community…

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  • Hpv Pros And Cons

    As previously stated, all we have is a hypothetical theory with no evidence that clearly says it will eventually help in the prevention of cervical cancer. As a result, physicians are pushing the vaccine onto the patients and their parents, badgering and urging them into something they don’t feel one-hundred percent about. “Alarmingly, the Big Pharma-influenced FDA approved both Gardasil and Cervarix without requiring either Merck or GlaxeSmithKline to prove their claims of cervical cancer…

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  • Effectiveness Of The HPV Vaccine

    With Gardasil 9 there were 2 cases of HPV found 2 cases out of 8493 participants while the control had 225 cases which is a decrease in the prevalence of HPV by of 99. 8% (Gardasil 9, 2015). When compared to Gardasil, Gardasil 9 had a 96. 7% efficacy against types. These results were found over 5 trials done by the FDA. In men, it was slightly lower effectiveness but men are less likely to get HPV than women, but they can very easily spread it to their partners even if they don’t have an…

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  • Hpv Research Paper

    say there are a couple different vaccines that could be given. I did research on the vaccines for HPV. HPV vaccines are given as a series of shots over 6 months to protect against the virus and health problems that can be caused by the hpv virus. The three vaccines are cervarix, Gardasil and Gardasil 9. Females can get either one of these shots to prevent any type of cancer especially cervix cancer. For males they should get either Gardasil or Gardasil 9. And those to vaccine help protect…

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  • Human Papillomavirus

    USA). There are many ways to prevent the HPV virus and the first one I’m going to talk about is the vaccine. What is the name of the vaccine used to treat HPV? Gardasil is a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. How is this vaccine administered? Gardasil is a sterile preparation for intramuscular injection and contains purified inactive proteins from HPV types 6, 11, 16, and 18. The proteins in Gardasil are structural, virus-like proteins (VLP) that resemble the HPV virus. The proteins can…

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  • Joseph Mercola's Opposing Viewpoints

    Such include “Today Show, CNN, ABC 's World News Tonight, The Dr. Oz Show” the list goes on 1. In one article he posts on his website, he goes about debunking the science behind the Gardasil vaccine, he even goes as far as mentioning how “Between May 2009 and September 2010, the adverse…

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  • Hpv Vaccine Research Paper

    Gardasil provides 100% protection for HPV types 6, 11, 16 and 18 and Cervarix only 16 and 18. The vaccines are 100% safe and effective up to 8 years. (Predictions show it’s likely to provide longer protection however vaccines only started 8 years ago.) Gardasil also provides “some” resistance to types 31, 33, 52, 56, 58 and 59 which cause 12% of cervical cancer. It is also the vaccine in the NZ immunisation schedule and is free for females up to 20 years old. It is shown to promote a greater…

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