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The controversial vaccine meant to prevent cancer causing STDs.
Is now also recommended for boys and young men government scientists say the HPV shot can help protect boys against genital warts and multiple forms of cancer.
They say this shot can also help control the over the overall spread of the human -- -- virus.
But the critics say vaccinated young kids against sexually transmitted diseases and infections sends the wrong message.
John Roberts live in Atlanta which is home for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention the wrong message and what what do -- mean.
Well they did they think that it could encourage sex among people who -- just thinking about it let's go to the reasons why.
They made this recommendation ship first of all they found that the vaccine -- protect against several HP because cancers among men including anal cancer some head neck cancers.
But also perhaps most importantly could reduce transmission to women don't forget that HBB is that number one cause of cervical cancer in women.
Let's take a look at the statistics 4000 women -- this country last year.
From cervical cancer they're 181000 HP because cancers among women at any given time and look at this 7000.
Among men when it comes to cervical cancer not as many girls as the CDC had hoped -- got -- HPV vaccine.
Guard -- -- so they're hoping to bridge that gap by giving it to boys recommended between age eleven and twelve but -- a ship.
Could Begin as young as nine fitness is gonna prevent some cancers and and there's controversy.
Yeah I -- there -- controversy what we said at the top leadership that many people believe it encourages people to become sexually active kind of gives them license to do it.
-- was against the message of abstinence if you look on foxnews.com right now we've got a poll.
The majority or not the majority but more people are saying they're against this recommendation because of that very reason -- doctor -- -- Who heads up the HPV working group for the CDC advisory committee He is not a CDC doctor says 1112 years old is the perfect.
On -- -- and the best benefit of this vaccine there's going to be based on giving -- prior to the onset of sexual activity.
The likelihood that an adolescent is going to become sexually active.
The best time to immunize is before they adolescent become sexually -- Critics that say there's not enough long term data on safety and effectiveness and it's expensive to ship got him three shots -- bucks -- and it's 300.
And sixty dollars while John Roberts live in Atlanta.
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