The Canadian Press

2015-10-21 | Manitoba Boys HPV Vaccine

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Manitoba will soon become the latest province to offer the HPV vaccine free to boys as well as girls.

Date: 2015-10-21
Placeline: WINNIPEG.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 34 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << Health Minister Sharon lady says the vaccine program will be expanded next year to include grade 6 in Grade 9 boys human papillomavirus or HPV can cause cervical and other forms of cancer Studies have suggested vaccinating boys can prevent transmission of the virus and save millions in healthcare costs Prince Edward Island Alberta to Nova Scotia are already offering HPV vaccines to boys as well as girls Manitoba started immunizing grade 6 girls in 2008 lady says the expanded immunization program will be voluntary and parents will be ask for consent should epoxy the Canadian press Winnipeg >>