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Most isle teens not getting HPV shots, study shows

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    HPV is the most common sexually transmitted infection known to cause cancers in the cervix, penis, anus, mouth and throat. The vaccine can prevent most of those cancers, University of Hawaii said.

The majority of Hawaii teens are still not getting vaccinated against the controversial human papillomavirus, or HPV, a cancer-causing sexually transmitted virus, a new University of Hawaii study shows. Read more

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