More Than a Quarter of Women Infected With HPV

More than a quarter of teenage girls and women in the United States may have a common sexually transmitted virus. And most may not even know they have it. A study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association, which looked at nearly 2,000 women and girls aged 14 to 59 years, showed 27 percent overall were infected with one or more strains of human papillomavirus (HPV), making it the most common sexually transmitted disease (STD) in the United States. The research also...Full Story
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