Mayo Clinic Minute: Why your pre-teen needs the HPV vaccine

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If you could protect your child now from a potential cancer later in life, would you? Dr. Gregory Poland, director of the Mayo Clinic Vaccine Research Group says by ensuring your child is vaccinated against HPV before they are sexually active, you can protect them long before they are exposed to the virus.

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