Doctors Failing To Recommend HPV Vaccine

Though the CDC recommends all children age 11-12 receive the HPV vaccine, researchers have found that up to 27 percent of doctors do not actively recommend it to adolescent patients, a trend that could indicate general discomfort discussing sexual matters with younger patients. What do you think?

“I’m worried we’re spoiling the next generation with all these immunities.”

Joelle Nussen • Systems Analyst


“Just because they’re doctors doesn’t mean they’re not horrified by the human body like the rest of us.”

Calvin Hempel • Postal Advocate

“Once again, it’s up to me to discuss the particulars of sex with these young people.”

Royce McCreevy • Unemployed