Answers to common (and sometimes embarrassing) medical and health questions
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Is the HPV vaccine safe?

If you're wondering why your pediatrician is suggesting your child be vaccinated against HPV, experts say the answer is simple: cancer prevention.

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Is meningitis contagious?

Meningitis is a serious inflammation of the membranes that cover the brain and the spinal cord, and in some cases, it can be deadly.

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Do I need an annual pelvic exam?

The annual pelvic exam is not a test women look forward to — it's an uncomfortable and invasive procedure. For healthy women without sy

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