Young women aged 18-26 years are eligible for free HPV vaccine as long as they have their first injection by 30 June 2009. HPV vaccine helps prevent cancer of the cervix.
The course of 3 injections needs to be completed by 31 December 2009. After that, the vaccine costs $150 per dose.
Please note this information was correct at time of printing.
For up to date information, speak to your doctor.Source: Autumn 2009 Edition | Page 3
Email to a friend Printer Friendly Version