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Is HPV the Common Cold of the Sexually Active World?

One of my patients’ most common questions is, “Um, I’ve got some new bumps...down there. Can you check them out?” First off, if you ever notice something of concern “down there,” please go see your…

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Diagnosing HPV

Curious as to how HPV is diagnosed? Watch this for a quick tip!…

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Testing for STDs

When it comes to STD testing, you've got options. Watch this for a quick tip on choosing the right one for you.…

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No More Annual Paps, Ladies

Like many health-conscious women, for twenty-some years, I’ve hauled my naked self into the gyno’s office to get my annual Pap. My cooch literally starts cringing the day I make the appointment and do…

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What is HPV? An OB/GYN Explains

I  just found out I have HPV. What is it? HPV (Human Papillomavirus) is the most common sexually transmitted disease, and it will infect 75 percent of young women before the age of 50, if they do…

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