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  • Gardasil HPV Vaccine

    About the HPV Vaccine

    Human papillomavirus, or HPV, is a group of more than 150 related viruses, forty of which that can infect the genital areas of male and female humans. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that the very common virus currently infects nearly 80 million individuals, or one in four, in the United States. […] More

  • Gardasil Vaccine and Box

    Fewer Doses of HPV Vaccine Still Protect Against Genital Warts

    Two vaccines for the human papillomavirus virus (HPV) exist: Cervarix and Gardasil. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) currently recommends that the vaccine be given as a series of three shots over six months. Although the main goal of the HPV vaccine is to prevent cervical cancer, the vaccine also prevents other health […] More