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1 in 9 American men are infected with oral HPV

1 in 9 American men are infected with oral HPV

Yet, in each year within that time span, a type of head and neck cancer called oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma was far more likely to strike men: 12,638 cases diagnosed in men each year, compared with just 3,100 cases in women . In January, a study found that about 45 percent of American men and women were infected with genital HPV. That's a problem, since getting vaccinated is the best way to protect yourself against the cancers caused by HPV.


Johnson & Johnson tops Street 3Q forecasts

Johnson & Johnson tops Street 3Q forecasts

Taylor Wealth Management Partners now owns 1,510 shares of the company's stock worth $188,000 after acquiring an additional 250 shares during the last quarter. Johnson & Johnson has six drug manufacturing facilities on Puerto Rico, which was hit by Hurricane Maria last month. The firm has a market capitalization of $377.88 billion, a PE ratio of 23.82 and a beta of 0.78.


Protest outside Supreme Court against ban on sale of crackers

Protest outside Supreme Court against ban on sale of crackers

October 15 (ANI): The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Sunday demanded compensation from the Union Government in lieu of losses incurred by fire cracker traders in the National Capital Region, after they were forced to discontinue the sale of fire crackers by virtue of the recent order of the Supreme Court.


Public Health offers additional flu clinic Thursday

Public Health offers additional flu clinic Thursday

For those living in Camden County who still need their flu shots, you're in luck. "I am urging all individuals six months and older to stay in the game and get a flu shot this year", Branch said. Last season, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported almost 12,000 influenza-related deaths nationwide, with the majority among people 65 and older.


Sidewalk Labs chooses Toronto for its high-tech urban district

Sidewalk Labs chooses Toronto for its high-tech urban district

Sidewalk Labs, the smart city subsidiary of Alphabet with the stated goal of "reimagining cities from the Internet up", now has a very big sandbox in which to conduct its high-tech experiments. Rumors of Sidewalk Labs' city building ambitions first emerged a year ago, at which point Sidewalk Labs was reportedly putting the finishing touches on a proposal for new, smarter houses, offices, and retail spaces within existing cities.


National Football League meeting sees protesters kneel outside

National Football League meeting sees protesters kneel outside

Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins , who also attended the meeting, said it was a collaborative discussion. The gesture by players who say they are protesting racial inequality and injustice has picked up steam ever since U.S. Jones, who stoked the controversy last week by threatening to bench any player who was "disrespectful to the flag", listened quietly and did not respond.