Genital Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the Most Common Sexually Transmitted Virus in the US

Although Americans are getting along in most ways, there are still issues that relate to an uncontrollable HPV virus. Genital human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted virus in the US. According to medical-related sources, there are 40 types of HPV, while approx. 20  million people are already infected with this particular disease; 6.2 million more are predicted to get this infection of the next year. Surprisingly, this virus is known to spread through sexual contact (i.e. oral sex). Continue reading