What if you could give your child a shot that protects them from cancer? The HPV vaccine has been available for more than a decade, and the data is in: where it’s used, it’s saving lives. But where it’s not (including Texas and Bexar County in particular) the numbers aren’t good. Dr. Rob Sanders talks about the myths and facts about the HPV vaccine.
Here is some additional information about vaccines and HPV research:
- Texas Vaccines for Children Program - Immunizations Unit
- HPV vaccine study reflects impact of vaccine on cervical disease
- The impact of 10 years of HPV vaccination