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Cancer vaccines 090512

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Cancer vaccines 090512

Pediatrician Judith L. Schaechter gives an HPV vaccination to a 13-year-old girl. The vaccine for human papillomavirus, or HPV, is given to prevent a sexually transmitted infection that can cause cancer.

Joe Raedle