Healthwatch 16: HPV Vaccine
MOUNTAIN TOP, Pa. -- We're talking about HPV in the Healthwatch 16 report. HPV stands for human papillomavirus, a common sexually transmitted disease. But there's a vaccination that can prevent it, and a number of cancers to which it's linked. Dr. Alexies Samonte, a pediatrician at Geisinger in Mountain Top, wants people to start talking about HPV, or human papillomavirus.