Parents should take their daughters to get the HPV vaccine as soon as they can. According to the Health Service Executive, the free human papilloma virus can be a real life saver and it will prevent them from having cervical cancer in the future.
Dr. Brenda Corcoran, the director of the HSE National Immunisation Office said that more than 90 Irish women died from cervical cancer and there are more who need treatment, such as radiotherapy. She said that “Cervical cancer is the second most common cause of death due to cancer in women aged 25 to 39 years.”
The authorities introduce the HPV vaccine for all girls in the first year of second level school, in 2011. Although most parents agreed to get their daughters vaccinated, there were some who were concerned about their safety. However, doctors said that the HPV vaccine was monitored for years by many organizations and there is no danger. Moreover, it can really help you prevent one of the most dangerous diseases people can have.
There are millions of people who got the HPV vaccine in the whole world. Cervical cancer happens when cells on the cervix, which is the lower part of the uterus, grow out of control. Doctors are able to treat it if they found it early. All you have to do is take a Pap test and you will discover if your health is in danger. This type of cancer is not very common in the United States because a lot of women are taking the test and this way they prevent it.
There are symptoms that can tell you if you have cervical cancer. First of all, bleeding from the vagina between menstrual periods or after sex. Moreover, women can feel pain the lower belly, pain during sex or vaginal fluid that is not normal. There is a treatment for this disease. First of all, surgery. If cancer has spread women can try radiotherapy.
Parents should learn their daughters to see a doctor every year for a Pap test. HPV vaccine is also a good way to prevent this disease from happening but it is not something sure. There were women who had the vaccine and after few years they discovered cervical cancer. What do you think about the HPV vaccine?
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