HPV vaccine

Dear Doctors: My daughter is overdue for her second shot of the HPV vaccine, but I’m hesitant due to the pandemic because I want her ...

By Ask the Doctors • November 30, 2020

Dear Doctor: Everyone talks about girls getting the HPV vaccine. But what about boys? Isn’t it just as important for boys to be vaccinated as ...

By Ask the Doctors • August 24, 2020

HPV p16 Throat Cancer Patient Story - Robotic Surgery Testimonial: Robotic HPV p16 Throat Cancer Surgery “I was not a smoker or drinker by the way, just ...

By uclahealth • June 19, 2020

Within a woman’s pelvis are the many organs that make up the reproductive system, including the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus and vagina.  Gynecologic cancer — the uncontrolled growth ...

By uclahealth • September 19, 2019

Your teen needs fewer vaccines than when they were younger, but there are still specific vaccines they’ll need between the ages of 11 and ...

By uclahealth • December 6, 2018

When it comes to achieving optimal health, research shows that following preventive care guidelines for vaccinations, disease screenings and cancer screenings is the best way ...

By uclahealth • August 6, 2018

There are five main types of cancer that affect a woman’s genital tract. Knowing what they are and what symptoms they cause is critical ...

By uclahealth • July 27, 2018

Dear Doctor: My teenage daughter got the HPV shot. Should my son get it as well? ...

By Ask the Doctors • February 13, 2018

Some parents remain hesitant to get their children vaccinated for the human papilloma virus, despite assurances by medical experts that the recommended shots are both ...

By Reggie Kumar • August 15, 2017

Heading off to college is an exciting time for young women moving away from home for the first time. Living with roommates, making new friends ...

By • August 15, 2017