Why Young Men Should Also Consider Getting Vaccinated for HPV

Although HPV causes more than 70% cervical cancers, men are equally in danger as they can be impacted by penile, anal and throat cancers if HPV fails to clear up. What is more, there are currently no reliable and validated diagnosis to detect HPV in men, which is another factor that puts them at more risk. Getting vaccinated for HPV is best done when a person is not yet sexually active, but adults who already are can still reap its benefits. Find out the reasons why men should take the jab in this article.

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Shatter the Stigma: Monkeypox is NOT a disease affecting only MSM and Gay Men

There is a hoax demonizing the LGBTQ community following WHO’s recent public health advice. Although the initial clusters of monkeypox cases in 2022 had links to Africa and happen widely in gay men and MSM, monkeypox is not a gay disease. Regardless of a person’s race, skin color and sexual orientation, monkeypox can infect them. Spread mainly by close physical contact, being vigilant and reducing the number of sexual partners are how we can minimize monkeypox transmission.

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