October 25, 2011
HPV Tied to Heart Disease in Women, But What About Men? - By Ryan Jaslow
Human papillomavirus has been tied to deadly cancers, including cervical and throat cancer. Now a study has linked HPV to a disease that takes even more American lives - heart disease. The authors said in the statement that since the analysis was limited to women, more research is needed to determine if HPV is a risk factor for heart disease in men. Nieca Goldberg, MD, is quoted.