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CHKD in The News

Monday, October 15, 2012

Contact: Greg Raver-Lampman, (757) 668-7554

No increased evidence of sexual activity in girls receiving HPV vaccine

The Virginia-Pilot's Elizabeth Simpson quoted Dr. Hugh McPhee, a pediatrician and medical director of CHKD medical group's pediatric practices, in a story about a study that found no evidence of an increase of sexual activity in girls receiving the HPV vaccine that can prevent cervical cancer.