(PIX11) – In light of Melissa Mark Viverito’s shocking announcement that she has HPV, Dr. Steve weighs in on what you need to know about HPV and the vaccine. 135 more words
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NEW YORK (PIX11) — City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito spoke for the first time since announcing on Twitter this weekend she has high risk HPV. 66 more words
By Dr. Brian McDonough
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It’s one of those good news-bad news scenarios.
First, the good news about the HPV vaccine is that it works effectively for at least eight years, and the side-effect profile is actually quite good. 123 more words
CITY HALL, Manhattan (PIX11) — Very public tweets by City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito disclosed some very private details of her health and announced to more than 11-thousand followers that at a recent visit to the gynecologist she was told she has “high risk HPV” 357 more words
The month of August has been designated as National Immunization Awareness Month. As a partnering organization, the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is helping to promote the importance of immunization in keeping our communities healthy. 252 more words