New York Times - Dr. Posner: "HPV Vaccine Found to Help with Cancers of Throat"

 – July 19, 2013  –– 

A vaccine that protects women against cervical cancer also appears to protect them against throat cancers caused by oral sex, and presumably would protect men as well, according to a study released Thursday. "We expected this," said Dr. Marshall R. Posner, medical director for head and neck cancer at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. "That's why we want everyone to vaccinate both boys and girls. But there's been no proof." Read more