Vaccines Aren’t Just for Babies (August 2017)
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Most vaccines are given to infants and young children, but there are three recommended for adolescents. In this podcast, Tanja Walker discusses the importance of ensuring your older children are up-to-date on their vaccines.
HPV Prevention (July 2016)
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Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the U.S. and is associated with almost 39,000 cancers each year. This podcast discusses the importance of getting the HPV vaccine.
Teen Scene Vaccines (July 2015)
Podcast (3:25) Transcript [PDF-128KB]
Podcast (0:59) Transcript [PDF-115KB]
Parents need to be aware that children age 11 to 12 need immunizations against meningococcal disease, human papillomavirus-, or HPV-related cancers, and pertussis, or whooping cough.
HPV Vaccine (July 2013)
Podcast (3:35) Transcript [PDF-126KB]
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Nearly all sexually active men and women will get infected with human papillomavirus (HPV) at some point in their lives. HPV can lead to serious health problems later in life, including certain cancers in both men and women. This podcast explains the importance of getting the HPV vaccine.
Why HPV Vaccine Is Important to My Family: The Story of a Cervical Cancer Survivor (May 2013)
Podcast (2:24) Transcript [PDF-146KB]
A young mom’s world is turned upside-down when she’s diagnosed with cervical cancer. Learn what she’s doing to protect her kids from HPV-associated cancers.