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Parents want the HPV vaccine for their sons – new research
A survey has found that many parents are unaware of the health risks that HPV poses to men, but when they have this information most want their boys vaccinated.
Jeremy Hunt faces fresh calls to vaccinate teenage boys against HPV
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is facing fresh calls to start vaccinating teenage boys against human papilloma virus (HPV), the cause of Britain’s fastest-growing form of cancer, amid the first signs the NHS may be about to change its policy.
Patient Journey: Paul Younger
Paul Younger, 53, was diagnosed with tonsillar throat cancer caused by HPV in January.
HPV vaccination programme for men who have sex with men - our response
The Department of Health and Social Care will this year start rolling out a national HPV vaccination programme aimed at men who have sex with men (MSM), but we have serious doubts about whether the programme is effective.