News

‹ All News Posts

HPV Vaccine Highly Recommended

Austin Cancer Center | October 18, 2016

About 9,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with cancers of the throat and mouth that may be caused by HPV every year, according to the CDC. Of those diagnosed, men are four times more likely to get them than women. Dr. Rachel Brightwell highlights the importance of vaccinating boys at the recommended ages of 11-12.  Read more here.