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HPV Vaccines Less Effective for Black Women

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Although Black women are twice as likely as White women to die from cervical cancer, Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination may not prevent cervical cancer in African American women, according to a new study. The available vaccines Read More

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Study shows African-American women less likely to receive HPV vaccine

[VACCINE NEWS DAILY]   Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine released a study on August 27 that showed African-American women are less likely to receive the human papillomavirus vaccine than white women. The study looked at African-American and white women with access Read More