Young Girls Should Receive Cervical Cancer Vaccine, Says American Cancer Society

Mon, 22 Jan 2007 01:00 AM EST

... According to the guidelines of the American Cancer Society, 11-12 year-old girls should receive the new vaccine that protects females from the human papillomavirus (HPV) strains that are responsible for the majority of cervical cancers. These guidelines are supported by the vast majority of scientific and medical organizations. [click link for full article] ...