How to prevent and treat HPV

It’s a sexually transmitted disease that saw 43 million infections in 2018, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (QC Life) - This is a really good conversation if you’ve got teens or young adults.

We’re talking about HPV, or the human papillomavirus.

It’s a sexually transmitted disease that saw 43 million infections in 2018, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Many of those were in people in their late teens and early 20s.

Dr. Ebony Parson, an obstetrician and gynecologist with Novant Health Bradford Clinic OB/GYN, talked with us about HPV and how to prevent and treat it.

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