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Garda and GAA coach diagnosed with neck cancer talks about the importance of the HPV vaccine
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Garda and GAA coach diagnosed with neck cancer talks about the importance of the HPV vaccine

Feb 26th 2020, 6:20 AM 38,563 Views 15 Comments

“I’m a walking reason why people should get it,” Eoin Roach from Celbridge in Co Kildare said.

Ciara Kelly calls for Medical Council reform after 'vexatious' complaints over HPV vaccine support
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Ciara Kelly calls for Medical Council reform after 'vexatious' complaints over HPV vaccine support

Oct 1st 2019, 9:01 PM 43,056 Views 48 Comments

The Medical Council said that upcoming legislation will reform the complaints process.

'Zero excuse' that teenage boys should not get same access to free HPV vaccine as girls
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'Zero excuse' that teenage boys should not get same access to free HPV vaccine as girls

Sep 30th 2019, 12:05 AM 16,506 Views 31 Comments

Teenage girls can get the HPV vaccine if they’re still at secondary school – but teenage boys can’t.

7 questions you might have about the HPV vaccine, answered by an expert From TheJournal.ie

7 questions you might have about the HPV vaccine, answered by an expert

Sep 20th 2019, 11:24 AM 14,256 Views 13 Comments

From tips for reducing nerves to exactly what the vaccine protects against.

Simon Harris to meet social media companies in a bid to make them do more to debunk vaccine myths
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Simon Harris to meet social media companies in a bid to make them do more to debunk vaccine myths

Aug 27th 2019, 4:02 PM 8,590 Views 65 Comments

Harris is considering advice from the Attorney General on mandatory vaccination.

Minister to launch HPV vaccine for boys next week
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Minister to launch HPV vaccine for boys next week

Aug 21st 2019, 6:15 AM 7,692 Views 31 Comments

The vaccination programme was rolled out to teenage girls in 2010, but the government committed to making it available to boys in secondary school from September.

Most Irish adults don't understand what HPV is, says new study
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Most Irish adults don't understand what HPV is, says new study

Aug 20th 2019, 8:46 AM 18,939 Views 58 Comments

The study comes as boys are to be included in the national HPV immunisation programme.

Explainer: The HPV vaccine is free for boys from next month - here's why that's important
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Explainer: The HPV vaccine is free for boys from next month - here's why that's important

Aug 11th 2019, 12:05 AM 31,000 Views 55 Comments

Over 500 cases of cancer associated with the HPV infection are diagnosed every year in Ireland.

HPV vaccination rates vary by county from just 40% in Kerry to 74% in parts of Dublin
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HPV vaccination rates vary by county from just 40% in Kerry to 74% in parts of Dublin

Jul 8th 2019, 12:05 AM 12,443 Views 55 Comments

The substantial variation needs further investigation, the report says.

HPV: Major new study shows cancer-causing virus 'significantly reduced' after vaccine
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HPV: Major new study shows cancer-causing virus 'significantly reduced' after vaccine

Jun 27th 2019, 6:10 AM 9,630 Views 13 Comments

Two types of HPV that cause 70% of cervical cancers were significantly reduced after vaccination.

Here's how you can help to carry on Laura Brennan's legacy
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Here's how you can help to carry on Laura Brennan's legacy

Mar 21st 2019, 11:32 AM 3,511 Views 0 Comments

The HPV vaccine campaigner passed away this week.

'You can't really dwell on questions': How Laura Brennan used her terminal cancer to help others
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'You can't really dwell on questions': How Laura Brennan used her terminal cancer to help others

Mar 21st 2019, 6:25 AM 21,363 Views 14 Comments

The 26 year-old died of cancer in Limerick yesterday.

Anti-vaccination myths can have devastating impacts on uptake rates, Harris warns EU
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Anti-vaccination myths can have devastating impacts on uptake rates, Harris warns EU

Dec 7th 2018, 6:00 AM 7,919 Views 45 Comments

There has been an increase in HPV uptake rates to 65% in 2018.

HPV test won't be rolled out until next year
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HPV test won't be rolled out until next year

Sep 19th 2018, 9:26 PM 10,486 Views 26 Comments

The test was previously expected to be introduced this autumn.

Parents urged to ask medical professionals about HPV vaccine instead of relying on 'misinformation'
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Parents urged to ask medical professionals about HPV vaccine instead of relying on 'misinformation'

Sep 18th 2018, 5:34 PM 8,404 Views 30 Comments

The HSE launched a vaccine information campaign today, confirming two in three women are now being inoculated against the HPV virus.

Sinn Féin's presidential hopeful didn't 'flip flop' on HPV vaccine but admits 'naivety' in interview
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Sinn Féin's presidential hopeful didn't 'flip flop' on HPV vaccine but admits 'naivety' in interview

Sep 18th 2018, 6:01 AM 21,863 Views 101 Comments

Liadh Ní Riada’s latest comments come ahead of a HSE update on vaccine uptake rates due today.

Boys to get HPV vaccine in 2019
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Boys to get HPV vaccine in 2019

Aug 7th 2018, 6:05 AM 20,805 Views 86 Comments

The Taoiseach said plans are already getting underway to rolling out the vaccine to boys.

Should we extend the HPV vaccine to boys? Public asked to give their views
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Should we extend the HPV vaccine to boys? Public asked to give their views

Jul 24th 2018, 9:57 AM 18,293 Views 118 Comments

The government is in favour of extending the free HPV vaccine scheme to school boys.

It's been a worrying two weeks - but please don't stop getting smear tests
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It's been a worrying two weeks - but please don't stop getting smear tests

May 14th 2018, 1:27 PM 19,309 Views 12 Comments

Professor of Gynaecological Oncology at UCD on why it’s vital for women to continue with the cervical screening programme right now.

'In their eyes I'll see pain... because their daughter is deteriorating in front of them'
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'In their eyes I'll see pain... because their daughter is deteriorating in front of them'

Apr 14th 2018, 2:01 PM 41,700 Views 47 Comments

Laura Brennan from Co Clare spoke about living with incurable cervical cancer, and why she wanted to feature in the HPV vaccine campaign.

What to do if your daughter didn't get the HPV vaccine before, but wants it now
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What to do if your daughter didn't get the HPV vaccine before, but wants it now

Mar 25th 2018, 1:30 PM 22,031 Views 29 Comments

Since September 2016 the uptake rate for the vaccine has increased from 51% to 62%.

'It could have saved my life': HSE launches information campaign on the HPV vaccine
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'It could have saved my life': HSE launches information campaign on the HPV vaccine

Mar 22nd 2018, 11:55 AM 32,620 Views 122 Comments

The vaccine’s uptake rates have risen to 67% since the first phase of the campaign was launched in August last year.

Major study finds HPV vaccine in women was not linked with 44 chronic diseases
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Major study finds HPV vaccine in women was not linked with 44 chronic diseases

Oct 21st 2017, 8:45 AM 33,080 Views 148 Comments

No other serious safety concerns were identified in the study of more than three million women.

Bishop apologises for false claims about HPV vaccine and teenage sex
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Bishop apologises for false claims about HPV vaccine and teenage sex

Oct 2nd 2017, 12:40 PM 25,012 Views 63 Comments

Bishop Alphonsus Cullinan says he wasn’t “fully informed”.

'Ill-informed, dangerous': Priests ask bishop to withdraw HPV vaccine comments
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'Ill-informed, dangerous': Priests ask bishop to withdraw HPV vaccine comments

Oct 1st 2017, 4:29 PM 27,518 Views 117 Comments

When asked about the issue, Minister Simon Harris said too much time had been given to the bishop’s HPV vaccine comments.

FactCheck: Is the Bishop of Waterford right to say the HPV vaccine is '70% safe'?
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FactCheck: Is the Bishop of Waterford right to say the HPV vaccine is '70% safe'?

Sep 29th 2017, 6:00 AM 26,923 Views 107 Comments

Bishop Phonsie Cullinan said the vaccine could encourage sexual activity. We can’t factcheck that – but we can say his ’70% safe’ claim is FALSE.

Labour wants the HPV vaccine to be rolled out to boys sooner rather than later
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Labour wants the HPV vaccine to be rolled out to boys sooner rather than later

Sep 10th 2017, 2:42 PM 13,418 Views 105 Comments

The plan was originally to roll the free vaccine out to boys – but this has yet to happen.

FactCheck: No, the reported side effects of the HPV vaccine do NOT outweigh the proven benefits
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FactCheck: No, the reported side effects of the HPV vaccine do NOT outweigh the proven benefits

Sep 6th 2017, 5:15 PM 153,686 Views 263 Comments

Following controversy over Super Junior Minister Finian McGrath’s comments about the vaccine, TheJournal.ie republishes this Factcheck.

'I wouldn't dare say don't take the vaccine': TDs on why they've asked questions about HPV in Dáil
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'I wouldn't dare say don't take the vaccine': TDs on why they've asked questions about HPV in Dáil

Sep 5th 2017, 7:05 AM 20,312 Views 96 Comments

With HPV high on the agenda, we spoke to TDs who’ve raised the issue in the Dáil chamber.

Simon Harris was 'very disappointed and frustrated' at Finian McGrath's vaccine comments
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Simon Harris was 'very disappointed and frustrated' at Finian McGrath's vaccine comments

Sep 4th 2017, 5:50 PM 32,449 Views 270 Comments

Harris said he now feels McGrath “fully supports” the vaccination programme.

Simon Harris says HPV vaccine saves lives, after speaking to Finian McGrath about his concerns
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Simon Harris says HPV vaccine saves lives, after speaking to Finian McGrath about his concerns

Sep 3rd 2017, 1:10 PM 20,873 Views 190 Comments

McGrath had called for the vaccine to be banned.

'Emotional terrorism': After HPV vaccine uptake rates fall to 50%, the HSE is fighting back
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'Emotional terrorism': After HPV vaccine uptake rates fall to 50%, the HSE is fighting back

Aug 30th 2017, 3:39 PM 32,134 Views 185 Comments

Health minister Simon Harris said that those who aren’t medical professionals shouldn’t be giving expert advice on vaccines.

Most schools with low uptake rate of HPV vaccine are disadvantaged - study
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Most schools with low uptake rate of HPV vaccine are disadvantaged - study

Aug 8th 2017, 5:39 PM 11,601 Views 69 Comments

The study examined 577 schools across the country and analysed figures from the 2013/2014 academic year.

Study to begin on rolling out free HPV vaccine scheme to boys
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Study to begin on rolling out free HPV vaccine scheme to boys

Jul 4th 2017, 12:22 PM 9,329 Views 40 Comments

The HPV virus can lead to cervical, penile and throat cancer in some cases.

Chocolate could encourage nurses to get flu vaccine, committee hears
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Chocolate could encourage nurses to get flu vaccine, committee hears

May 11th 2017, 12:07 PM 17,806 Views 95 Comments

There was a discussion around what is causing a mistrust of vaccines, which have eradicated many diseases in Ireland.

Health Minister slams 'false' and 'unfounded' claims from anti-vaccine campaigners
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Health Minister slams 'false' and 'unfounded' claims from anti-vaccine campaigners

Apr 28th 2017, 6:20 AM 9,257 Views 76 Comments

Highlighting the particular case of the HPV vaccine, Harris said he is very concerned about the fall in the uptake rate, which is heading below 50%.

Claim George Hook spoke about HPV vaccine in 'ill-informed and irresponsible' manner rejected
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Claim George Hook spoke about HPV vaccine in 'ill-informed and irresponsible' manner rejected

Apr 27th 2017, 6:05 AM 19,908 Views 25 Comments

The BAI said that Hook’s approach to discussing the vaccine had satisfied its Code of Fairness, but “only in a barely minimal fashion”.

HSE: Complacency over vaccines could cause death in Ireland
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HSE: Complacency over vaccines could cause death in Ireland

Apr 24th 2017, 8:18 PM 15,098 Views 129 Comments

The HSE issued the warning this morning following a spate of deaths as a result of a measles outbreak in Europe.

Teachers' union pass motion asking for review of HPV vaccine scheme
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Teachers' union pass motion asking for review of HPV vaccine scheme

Apr 21st 2017, 3:06 PM 23,555 Views 93 Comments

The TUI said that the vote did not mean the vaccine or its effectiveness was being questioned.

'Four doctors told me this would kill me': The devastating effect HPV can have on men and women
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'Four doctors told me this would kill me': The devastating effect HPV can have on men and women

Mar 31st 2017, 12:07 AM 60,517 Views 84 Comments

A heartbreaking US documentary ‘Someone You Love – The HPV Epidemic’ premiered in Dublin last night.

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