Safe sex health promotion campaigns
HPV is considered the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI) in the US.There are many different types of genital HPV; some cause genital warts and some cause abnormal cell changes in a woman’s cervix The types of HPV that cause raised external genital warts are not linked with cancer. The genital warts appear as growths or bumps, and may be raised or flat, single or multiple, small or large.They tend to be flesh-colored or whitish in appearance. The warts will not disappear on their own and may continue to grow if left untreated.Sometimes genital warts are so small that they cannot be seen with the naked eye.It can be hard to tell the difference between a wart and normal bumps on the genital area.
Pregnancy, history of hypersensitivity or anaphylaxis to any of the components in the vaccine.
To look for warts or other abnormal tissue, the clinician may put acetic acid (vinegar) on the genitals.
This causes warts to turn white and makes them easier to see, especially if they are viewed through a magnifying lens. However, there are several treatment options available for both genital warts and cervical changes.
Medication can be brought to SHS or mailed directly from your physician’s office to: V. Because of the feasibility constraints in targeting freshmen in dormitories, colleges may elect to target their vaccination campaigns to all matriculating freshmen.
SHS is unable to continue providing allergy injections for students who do not observe this 20-minute requirement. Students must receive their first allergy injection in physician’s office.
Combined hepatitis A and B vaccines may be given as a series of three doses (given at 0, 1-2 months, and 6-12 months).