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The most up-to-date reporting and breakthroughs in anal cancer and HPV research, and the HPV and Anal Cancer Foundation’s latest activities and events.

Partnering for prevention

Partnering for prevention

We are honored to be partners with Marcia Cross as she shares her anal cancer journey.  On CBS News this week, Marcia talked about her experience with Dr Jon LaPook. Her objective: for people to feel confident — not embarrassed or afraid — talking to their clinician about their symptoms or diagnosis.”I know there are… read more

We’re making some changes this spring

We’re making some changes this spring

Happy spring, 2019! The new year came with goals, plans, and dreams; our 2019 is no exception. We’re making some changes! After 8 years of funding research, supporting patients, and preventing cancer as the HPV and Anal Cancer Foundation, we have restructured the Foundation into the following two, separate programs: The Anal Cancer Foundation: supporting… read more

Creating HPV Awareness on BBC News

Creating HPV Awareness on BBC News

On HPV Awareness Day, 4th March 2019, the Foundation was invited onto BBC News to discuss human papillomavirus and the vaccine that protects against it. A segment earlier in the programme reported that HPV vaccination rates in BAME girls in the UK were less likely to be vaccinated against HPV than other communities. The interview… read more