Do Vaccines prevent Cancer?

This article appeared in KevinMD’s blog and has a very interesting chain of comments.  From just reading the article you would think that certain #vaccines prevent #cancer.  I would like to think that’s true, but nothing is so simple in medicine.  The “cause and effect” relationship to what we do is always the elusive holy grail.  This is somewhat of a brainiac article, so buyer beware!

Ouch! but is it worth the pain?

Ouch! but is it worth the pain?

The link to the full article with >20 comments can be found at: http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/05/20/scientists-unravel-how-a-vaccine-reduces-risk-of-a-cancer/

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