Seems young girls aren’t the only ones who can be immunized against the consequences of sexual irresponsibility.
Gay men are queuing up to get a vaccine licensed to protect women against cervical cancer – because it may protect against anal cancer too.
Private healthcare clinics in the UK are reporting a high level of demand from men for Gardasil, the new vaccine against the human papilloma virus (HPV), even though it’s only licensed for adult use in women.
Dr Sean Cummings of gay men’s clinic Freedom Health told the BBC he had vaccinated dozens of men since the vaccine became available in the last few weeks.
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