It’s the First step to say No to Cancer!
Today, You can save your child’s life through HPV Vaccination! The HPV Vaccine can reduce your son or daughter’s risk of certain HPV- related cancer unto 99%.
Before going in details let’s have a look on What is HPV?
HPV stands for Human Papillomavirus. It is the most common sexually transmitted infection. It affects both men and women. HPV Infection can cause
Warts, cancer of Cervix, vagina and vulva in women. Cancer of the penis in men and
Cancer of anus &back of the throat including the base of the tongue &tonsils.
You will be glad to know that WHO( World Health Organisation) Recommended the HPV vaccine as a part of routine vaccination in all the countries.
Today we will discuss each and everything about the HPV vaccine.
So, let’s just begins with Who Should Get the HPV vaccine?
It is recommended that all the kids who are 11 or 12 years old should get two shots of the HPV Vaccine. Adolescents who receive their two shots will require a third dose of vaccine. So, that they’re fully protected years before they become sexually active.
A girl vaccination around the age of 9 to 13 is typically recommended.
If your child hasn’t gotten the vaccine yet, then get them as soon as possible.
Now you all must be wondering about side effects.
Are there HPV Vaccine Side Effects?
Many Research has shown that the vaccine is Safe. The temporary pain and redness in the region of the shot is the most common side effect.
How effective is the HPV Vaccination?
HPV is a long-lasting vaccination. It protects against cervical cancer and other cancer of the vulva, vagina, anus and oropharynx.
It also protects against HPV types that cause most genital warts.