All Too Common: Understanding HPV Risks And Prevention

Apr 18, 2017

HPV is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the U.S. Nearly half of American adults have it according to a recent report from the National Center for Health Statistics.

This hour, we learn more about human papillomavirus from a Connecticut gynecologist and an infectious disease specialist at Yale. We talk risks and prevention.

Do you have questions about HPV? Are you weighing whether to vaccinate your son or daughter?

Plus, what can the U.S. learn from China’s sex education in schools? We learn about recent changes to China’s sex ed curriculum from a writer based in Shanghai.


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Chion Wolf contributed to this show.