This website contains usefull information on HPV facts, treatment and prevention. All of your questions about this virus will be answered!
Knowledge is power and this is more true today than ever before.
75% of all sexually active women and men will become infected with the Human Papillomavirus.
Yes, men get HPV, and unless your partner is another woman, you got the virus from a man. That man can continue to spread the HPV, till his
body clears it, and the virus goes into a dormant state.
And yes, HPV is a sexually transmitted disease.
Ok, lets relax. Take a deep breath and continue to read, everything you need to know about HPV is here.
What is HPV?
The Human Papillomavirus is a diverse group of DNA-based viruses that affect the skin and mucous membranes of humans. There are more than 100 types, some cause harmless warts.
Then there is a group of 13. Known as high risk types, because they have been found to cause cancer of the cervix, as well as penile, anal and oral cancer. High risk types 16 and 18 accounting for 70% of those cancers.