Sexually Transmitted Disease

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Syphilis Is On The Rise

Over the past ten years the rates of a sexually transmitted disease, thought to be a thing of the past, have been on the rise.  I am talking about syphilis.


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The HPV Vaccine

The American Academy of Pediatrics and many other organizations are recommending that both girls and boys get the human papillomavirus vaccine.



Health: New Study Shows 16 Million Americans Have Oral HPV

Sixteen million Americans—or seven percent—have oral human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually transmitted virus that can cause cancer.