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Don’t LOL About HPV

Published: October 8, 2015

Having sex can put you at risk for several STDs, including HPV. Yikes! HPV (human papillomavirus) is the most common sexually transmitted virus.

Did you know that currently 79 million men and women have HPV? It is important to know all of the facts about HPV so that you can protect yourself, and your partner, from getting it.

What Respect Means to Me

Published: September 3, 2015

A teen mom discusses what respect means to her and how she wants her son to view respect.

A teen mom's vision for her future

Published: August 12, 2015

A teen mom shares her vision of what her future will look like.

Love and Sex

Published: July 15, 2015

A teen shares her views of love and sex

What it's like to be a teen mom

Published: June 30, 2015

A teen mom talks about her life.

The Power of Positivity

Published: June 17, 2015

Positive thinking is a powerful thing. 

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Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

May is Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month! This month is recognized as a time to look at how teen pregnancy rates have changed over time and understand why this is still an important topic.

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Real Talk:
Get Vaccinated

Getting routine shots from your doctor is never fun, but getting HPV is worse.

Protect yourself by getting vaccinated. The HPV Vaccine is cancer prevention. Ask your doctor about what you can do to stay safe, or call 865-215-5000 to schedule a vaccination appointment at the Health Department.