The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s “Protect Your Child from HPV” Health Bulletin explains what human papillomavirus (HPV) is and the health problems associated with it.

It also explains why all preteens and teens should get vaccinated, when they should get vaccinated, and myths and facts about the HPV vaccine.

You can request a copy of the bulletin in multiple languages.


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