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SixthSense Donating Member (251 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-01-11 09:37 AM
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21. as a point of fact
HPV itself is not a cancer and the incidence of cancer from HPV is very low. There is no such thing as a contagious cancer.

Looking into the Perry/Gardasil scandal a few months back, I did the math to find that we're talking less than 4,000 people total per year are getting HPV derived cancers.

The reason I asked the original question is that I already knew the answer. If you jab someone with a vaccine for every disease as common or more common than HPV-based cancers they will look like a porcupine, and going that route is a better deal for executive bonuses at a big pharma corp than it is for the health of the people on the business end of the needles.
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  -Why Get the HPV Vaccine For Your Children? Modern School  Nov-30-11 09:31 PM   #0 
  - question for you  SixthSense   Nov-30-11 09:40 PM   #1 
  - Good question. And at what ages would they have to get them.  pnwmom   Nov-30-11 10:04 PM   #2 
  - Could you please document this claim:  trotsky   Dec-01-11 06:33 AM   #10 
  - Sure. But you'll have to do a little reading.  pnwmom   Dec-01-11 01:38 PM   #29 
  - It's not my job to back up your claims.  trotsky   Dec-01-11 01:52 PM   #32 
     - I posted the links. It's your job to read them.  pnwmom   Dec-01-11 01:55 PM   #33 
        - Your insults will not make me do your work.  trotsky   Dec-01-11 03:40 PM   #34 
           - +1  HuckleB   Dec-01-11 04:08 PM   #35 
           - Sorry, but if you want a term paper you'll have to go elsewhere.  pnwmom   Dec-01-11 05:40 PM   #36 
              - Don't need a term paper.  trotsky   Dec-01-11 07:30 PM   #37 
                 - Have you ever heard of copyright laws? There was a lawsuit against DU.  pnwmom   Dec-01-11 07:36 PM   #38 
                    - Weak sauce. Government vaccination schedules are not copyrighted.  trotsky   Dec-01-11 09:20 PM   #39 
                       - You clearly don't understand copyright law,  pnwmom   Dec-01-11 10:15 PM   #40 
                          - One of us doesn't understand it, that's for sure.  trotsky   Dec-02-11 06:37 AM   #46 
  - Well...  HuckleB   Dec-01-11 10:23 PM   #41 
     - I'm not against vaccines.  pnwmom   Dec-01-11 10:33 PM   #42 
        - You keep pushing that line of BS.  HuckleB   Dec-01-11 10:35 PM   #43 
           - Right back at you. n/t  pnwmom   Dec-01-11 10:57 PM   #44 
              - .  HuckleB   Dec-01-11 11:02 PM   #45 
  - Hep B is very often transmitted in hospitals, and is more contagious than HIV.  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 07:49 AM   #17 
  - When the Hep B vaccine first became available it was only given to newborns, not older children.  pnwmom   Dec-01-11 01:42 PM   #31 
  - Here is a source where you can check what vaccines are recommended in all countries.  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 08:07 AM   #18 
     - Correct. Europe isn't all on the same page. There isn't one "correct" schedule  pnwmom   Dec-01-11 01:40 PM   #30 
        - It's a good thing, then, that no one made either of those claims.  trotsky   Dec-02-11 06:42 AM   #47 
  - HPV is contagious, unlike other cancers. This means that one person vaccinated could prevent  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 07:42 AM   #16 
  - as a point of fact  SixthSense   Dec-01-11 09:37 AM   #21 
     - I'm not sure where you got the 4000 figure from, but the National Cancer Institute says  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 09:58 AM   #22 
        - I'm aware of those numbers  SixthSense   Dec-01-11 10:07 AM   #25 
           - I did the math. As a point of fact - it's way more than 4000 instances of cancer you claimed..  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 11:07 AM   #26 
           - Those aren't my numbers  SixthSense   Dec-01-11 11:28 AM   #27 
              - OK. Again...  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 12:05 PM   #28 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-09-11 04:19 PM   #49 
  - 12,000 cases of cervical cancer, 4000 deaths from cervical cancer  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 10:03 AM   #23 
  - That BS sounds as if it were written by Big Pharma - n/t  lbrtbell   Nov-30-11 10:13 PM   #3 
  - Any specifics you wish to share with an audience  Riftaxe   Nov-30-11 10:36 PM   #6 
  - Right, because all that "science" stuff about saving lives is a crock of shit.  TheWraith   Nov-30-11 10:52 PM   #7 
  - So, if it dovetails with what benefits Big Pharma, it's bad?  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 07:15 AM   #13 
  - Your post might just as well sound like RW Abstinence Only sex ed BS  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 07:21 AM   #15 
  - I urge you to make sure your teen gets this vaccine - here's why  housewolf   Nov-30-11 10:16 PM   #4 
  - +100  Riftaxe   Nov-30-11 10:33 PM   #5 
  - Oh yes! Thank you for that anecdotal evidence.  MedicalAdmin   Dec-01-11 05:50 AM   #9 
     - Suddenly, anecdotes are a problem for you?  HuckleB   Dec-01-11 10:06 AM   #24 
  - Wow HW. I had no idea. Thanks for sharing your story.  AllyCat   Dec-01-11 01:18 AM   #8 
  - Where do you think that women get the virus? Men carry it.  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 07:16 AM   #14 
     - I know that ehrnst. However, the vaccine was never tested or proven in anyway  AllyCat   Dec-01-11 08:43 AM   #19 
        - Actually testing on men began in 2008.  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 09:35 AM   #20 
  - Thank you for sharing this.  trotsky   Dec-01-11 06:35 AM   #11 
  - My son will get it when he is 11, whether or not insurance covers it.  ehrnst   Dec-01-11 07:12 AM   #12 
     - excellent. nt  xchrom   Dec-02-11 12:05 PM   #48 
     - And how long will he be considered  mzmolly   Dec-09-11 09:23 PM   #50 
 

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