Link between HPV Vaccination and Cervical Cancer found in different States

November 12, 2014 12:08 AM

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Link between HPV Vaccination and Cervical Cancer found in different States

Well studies have stated one of the most obvious things that a link exists between teens getting HPV vaccinations and Cervical Cancer rates. The states with the lowest rates for teen vaccinations against the virus believed to cause most cervical cancers are also the states where cervical cancer rates are the highest.

For example, in Massachusetts, where 69 percent of teen girls have been vaccinated, about six in 100,000 women develop cervical cancer each year, the researchers said. But in Arkansas, where only 41 percent of teens have received the HPV vaccine, the rate of cervical canceris 10 in 100,000 women, th...

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