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The Surprising Illnesses the HPV Vaccine Can Protect Against (Beyond HPV)
What Can Gardasil 9 Protect Against?
This vaccine has the potential to prevent more than 90 percent of cancers potentially brought on by HPV, including cervical, anal, penile, and vaginal cancers. That’s huge when you consider an estimated 13,240 women get cervical cancer each year and 4,170 die from it, according to the American Cancer Society. Beyond cervical and penile cancers, the HPV vaccine can also help protect against the development of genital warts and precancerous lesions