Sexually Transmitted Disease
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.
The American Academy of Pediatrics and many other organizations are recommending that both girls and boys get the human papillomavirus vaccine.
Sixteen million Americans—or seven percent—have oral human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually transmitted virus that can cause cancer.