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Historically, vaccines are one of the most important and effective public health achievements.

What is a vaccine? Why vaccines are important and how long they last

A vaccine is a part of a virus that is used to build immunity and prevent the spread of disease. Here's five of the most important vaccines ever.
Marcia Cross spoke with Insider on the sidelines of the Atlantic's People v Cancer conference in New York on November 12, 2019.

Marcia Cross had anal cancer tied to HPV, but still hesitated to vaccinate her young daughters. Here’s why she did it.

"I think you need to have a lot of compassion with parents going through the process," Cross said. Her two daughters are getting vaccinated for HPV.
A microscopic view of cervical cancer.

An ‘unacceptably low’ amount of women are up to date on a test that can catch cervical cancer, according to a new study

A recent study found that just over half of women ages 21 to 29 are up to date on the Pap smear, a screening test for cervical cancer.

A shocking new ad is shaming parents for not giving their children this unpopular vaccine

A new commercial by the makers of the Gardasil HPV vaccine targets parents of preteens who are recommended to get the vaccine.