Human papilloma virus

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HPV shot NOT being pushed for boys

Back in 2006, the The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices -- who advises the federal government on immunization policies, advised that the HPV vaccine Gardasil...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  October 27, 2009

Comic: HPV doesn't discriminate

One lesbian's story, through her own comics, on being diagnosed with HPV
How could this happen?
By KATIE MEGAPHONE DIAMOND  |  September 04, 2009

Living with HPV

The results are “normal.” I breathe a sigh of relief. But should I be relieved? It’s been two years since I heard a registered nurse tell me “You have HPV,” and I am still getting scraped from the inside out, still making appointments to see doctors, and
Getting the news that one has human papilloma virus can seem like a cancer-causing death sentence. Our reporter disregards the stigma and shares her most intimate experiences.
By LISA SPINELLI  |  September 04, 2009