Best Start: HPV Vaccine

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Dr. Susan Averitt with Best Start Pediatrics in Fayetteville discusses the effects of the HPV vaccine and when parents should take young adults and teens to get the vaccination. 

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, HPV vaccines offer the best protection to girls and boys who receive all three vaccine doses and have time to develop an immune response before being sexually active with another person.