Effect was not seen in men, and held even after researchers factored out a lack of exercise
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Immunization protects against sexually transmitted disease, certain cancers, health experts say
Study found getting what amounted to lower doses per pound of body weight meant poorer outcomes
But, due to aging population, actual number of cancer deaths is rising
But screening rules for women changed recently, so impact of the shots remains unclear, researchers say
Two large international trials suggest single immunization may be as good as two or three
Women who followed it most closely saw significant reduction in risk, study suggests
Shrinking the tumor beforehand seems to raise quality of life without shortening survival, study finds
But, while they remain at risk of infection, immunizing boys may not be cost-effective, study says
These include tests for colon, breast and cervical malignancies
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