Tonight on #8NewsAt5: HPV Drug Promises To Eliminate 90% Of Cervical Cancer Cases

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A new HPV vaccine promises to eliminate up to 90 percent of all cervical cancer cases… and local doctors and patients helped to make it available.

It’s one of the top cancer killers for women around the world.

Tonight on 8News at 5, we look at improvements made to Gardasil that could save more lives and why there’s still controversy surrounding the vaccine.

Watch 8News at 5 to see the full report.

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