September 08, 2017 | Health News
U.S. News & World Report: HPV Vaccine May Even Protect Women Who Never Got It
By Dennis Thompson
Fewer adult women are becoming infected with human papillomavirus (HPV), a trend that includes females who have never received the HPV vaccine, a new study reports.
It appears that enough women have gotten the HPV vaccine to create "herd immunity" that will provide some protection to females who go unvaccinated, said lead researcher Dr. Abbey Berenson.