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External linkpdf file HPV Vaccine: Questions and Answers [PDF 1.2MB]
This human papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine Questions and Answers sheet will explore Gardasil, the vaccine developed to prevent cervical cancer and other diseases in females caused by certain types of genital HPV. It protects against four HPV types, which together cause 70% of cervical cancers and 90% of genital warts.
External linkpdf file Basic Facts about Cervical Cancer and the Pap Test
Use this guide to get the basics and learn what you could do to prevent cervical cancer.
External linkpdf file HPV: Common Infection. Common Reality
Genital human papillomavirus (HPV) is not a new virus. But many people are not aware of it because it usually has no symptoms and goes away on its own — without causing any health problems. Learn the facts and find out why at least 50% of sexually active people will get genital HPV.
pdf file Breast Cancer: A Resource Guide for Minority Women [PDF | 12.4MB]
The Office of Minority Health Resource Center has compiled the Breast Cancer Resource Guide for those interested in breast cancer resources. The lists of organizations, documents, journal articles, and other resources are relevant to persons with breast cancer, students, health care professionals and researchers. To obtain your FREE copy, call 1-800-444-6472 or download file from our Web site.
External link Common Cancer Types
The list of common cancers includes cancers that are diagnosed with the greatest frequency in the United States. Cancer incidence statistics from the American Cancer Society and other resources were used to create the list. To qualify as a common cancer, the estimated annual incidence for 2005 had to be 25,000 cases or more.

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