Vaccination rates have vastly improved in Indigenous kids

Human papilloma virus (HPV) can cause cervical cancer in women.

Indigenous women are diagnosed with cervical cancer at twice the rate of other Australians.

But a new report released today reveals that vaccination rates have shot up across the country, and in some cases, at a higher prevalence in the Indigenous community.

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