HPV Vaccination at Barangay Patoc-ao Conducted
HPV Vaccination at Barangay Patoc-ao Conducted:
HPV Vaccination HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) vaccination among Grade IV pupils aged 9-10 years old was held at Patoc-ao last August 24, 2021 and 9 females were vaccinated.
While adopting a healthy lifestyle practice would help, vaccination against HPV remains the primary prevention against cervical cancer. The World Health Organization recommends HPV vaccination to girls prior to becoming sexually active. This is because HPV vaccines are most efficacious in those who have not been previously exposed to the virus. source: RHU