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Explaining causes and symptoms of hpv infections

What Are The Causes And Symptoms Of HPV Infections?

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) infections are among the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) worldwide. HPV can lead to various health problems, including genital warts and certain cancers. Understanding the causes and symptoms of HPV infections is crucial for prevention, early detection and effective management. Causes of HPV Infections HPV (Human

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Comprehensive guide for receiving hpv vaccine before traveling

A Comprehensive Guide To Receiving Your HPV Vaccine Before Travelling

The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine has emerged as a vital tool in preventing various strains of HPV infections, including those linked to cervical cancer and genital warts. For travellers on journeys, especially to regions where healthcare infrastructure might be limited, getting vaccinated against HPV is a proactive step towards safeguarding

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Heart Attacks In Winter - Touchwood Pharmacy

Why Do More People Get Heart Attacks In Winter?

During the winter months, we are more likely to catch viruses like colds and the flu. Research has also shown that the rate of heart attacks increases during winter as well. Here are a few reasons as to why people are more likely to have a heart attack when it’s

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HPV Vaccination a Public Health Priority

HPV Vaccination — A Public Health Priority

Boys and girls aged 12-13 years are offered the HPV vaccination usually within the school setting to protect against cancer caused by the Human Papilloma Virus or HPV. The HPV vaccine is part of the NHS vaccination program. Touchwood Pharmacy offers the HPV vaccination and can provide information and advice

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HPV Vaccination: Dispelling Myths to Prevent Cancer

HPV Vaccination: Dispelling Myths to Prevent Cancer

The HPV vaccination is relatively new amongst recommended vaccines. The HPV vaccine has suffered from a range of myths that have surrounded it since it was first introduced in 2012. Inaccuracies about the vaccine and the Human Papilloma Virus contribute to a lack of uptake and can have serious health

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HPV vaccine - Touchwood Pharmacy

Benefits & Contraindications Of The HPV Vaccine

The Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is a common viral infection in the UK and also the leading cause of cervical cancer in women. There are over 100 varieties of the HPV virus, such as the kind that cause verruca, but usually the type being referred to is genital HPV. Genital HPV

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Tips to Avoid Getting Sick on Your Trip

Before travelling, visit a travel clinic close to you. Most of these travel clinics such as Touch Wood travel vaccine clinic usually give advise based on your planned location aside the vaccine you will be given. 

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