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WEEKLY ARTICLE - "Association between human papilloma virus & oral health"

Article Title: 

Association between human papilloma virus & oral health

Main Idea:

The role of oral health professionals in discussing the HPV in a dental setting


4 Thing I found interesting

1. HPV is the most common sexually transmitted infection.  All most ALL sexually active men and women will be affect at some point in their lives

2. HPV enters mouth buy cut or cavity with and is 3x more common in women


3.  Vaccine is recommend for women starting at 11 and for men up to the age 26 if they are having sex with other men.

4. When doing medical history parents or pts should be asked if they have had the HPV vaccine. 

-Sunshine