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Pediatricians Recommend Boys Get the HPV vaccine

The infection usually doesn’t cause any symptoms and goes away on its own. But certain types of the virus may cause genital warts and in some cases cancer.



Teen Vaccinations Against Cervical Cancer Lagging

About half of the teenage girls in the U.S. have rolled up their sleeves for the controversial vaccine.