Health Tip: Reducing Your Risk of HPV
(HealthDay News) -- The human papillomavirus (HPV) is transmitted through sexual or skin-to-skin contact.
Because there may not be symptoms, both men and women can contract HPV without even knowing it, says the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
To reduce your risk of contracting HPV, the FDA suggests:
The effectiveness of condoms in protecting against HPV isn't clear, the agency says.
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