A doctor's dilemma The news last October that cervical cancer could be prevented through a vaccine against a sexually transmitted disease aroused the expected media hype. Peter Saunders On the one hand there were claims of ‘thousands of lives saved’ and on the other accusations of ‘promoting promiscuity’. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.