FDA says Merck's (MRK -0.9%) vaccine to prevent cervical cancer, Gardasil, "continues to be safe...

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FDA says Merck's (MRK -0.9%) vaccine to prevent cervical cancer, Gardasil, "continues to be safe and effective, and its benefits continue to outweigh its risks." Noting concerns over adverse effects, including death and Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS), FDA says none of the adverse events were at rates greater than expected. (FDA)