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Which STDs most require a vaccine?

Which STDs most require a vaccine?
Infectious Diseases in Children, February 2019
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Which STDs are in greatest need of a vaccine?

Infectious Diseases in Children, February 2019
Cases of STDs have reached record high numbers in the past few years, and the epidemic has shown no signs of slowing down. Infectious Diseases in Children asked Lynn
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‘Everyone has a role to play’ in addressing the STD crisis

Infectious Diseases in Children, February 2019
According to the CDC, 2.3 million new cases of the three nationally notifiable sexually transmitted diseases — chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis — were…

Acyclovir labeling now includes premature infants with HSV

February 12, 2019
The NIH recently announced that the labeling for the antiviral acyclovir has been updated to include information for health care providers on the recommended usage and…
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Healthy Baby/Healthy Child

Preventing HIV Infection—What Pediatricians Should Know About HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

Pediatric Annals, January 2018, Volume 47 Issue 1
I recently diagnosed my first adolescent patient with new-onset HIV. As a primary care pediatrician, these cases are…
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The Importance of HPV Vaccination Beyond Cervical Cancer Prevention: Harnessing the Latest Evidence to Improve Vaccine Uptake

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Human papillomavirus (HPV)-related, non-cervical cancers are on the rise in the United States, especially in males…
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Pediatricians play key role in preventing, controlling sexually transmitted infections

November 22, 2016
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