Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says

July 24, 2014 6:00 PM

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Agency urges doctors to recommend it along with other routine immunizations

THURSDAY, July 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An "unacceptably low" number of girls and boys are getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which protects against cervical, anal and other cancers, U.S. health officials said Thursday.

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