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USA Today – Hope for HPV Prevention

2017-09-10T18:40:52+00:00 Le lubrifiant personnel Divine 9, Médias|

Research around Human Papillomavirus (HPV), a now well-established cause of cervical cancer, is potentially at a turning point, which could lead to groundbreaking preventative possibilities, cutting down the rate of transmission. Not all people infected with HPV experience symptoms, which is why it’s passed on so easily, and usually not identified early on. The new study, by McGill University’s Division of Cancer Epidemiology, will test a revolutionary way of preventing the transmission of HPV through the use of a topical gel applied during sexual activity. The research team is led by Dr. Eduardo Franco, Director of the Division of Cancer [...]

Can Using Lube Prevent HPV? – Cosmopolitan Magazine

2017-09-10T18:22:32+00:00 Le lubrifiant personnel Divine 9, Médias|

I'm a huge fan of lube. There, I said it. It's an amazing product that can make sex better—and get you prepped for doing the deed when your body is a little slow to warm up and you're ready to go, like, now. Once you start using it, it's hard to go back. Now, lube isn't just a handy tool for enhancing sex, it also may help prevent the spread of cancer-causing HPV infections. Studying 400 women, scientists at McGill University are currently trying to find out how effective a particular lube, called Divine 9, is at blocking HPV. [...]

McGill studies HPV transmission among gay and bisexual men

2017-09-10T18:03:46+00:00 Le lubrifiant personnel Divine 9, Médias|

Carrageenan, a sea algae extract, may be key ingredient to protecting against HPV A new lubricant may be the key to preventing HPV transmission during sex. A year-old study done by McGill University’s Division of Cancer Epidemiology that tested a way of preventing the transmission of human papillomavirus (HPV) during sex has paved the way for a new McGill study on preventing the transmission of HPV among men who have sex with men. The first study — called CATCH, an acronym for Carrageenan-Gel Against Transmission of Cervical HPV — is a double-blind, randomized, controlled trial involving more than 450 women. Each [...]