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March 01, 2007

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Iggy

Sounds alot easier to me than asking us to cut half their penile skin off (circumcision).

Teresa

I think that requiring a vaccine for a virus that is not over-all life threatening is wrong. Current vaccines that are required take care of illnesses that can strike hard at the population at large - killing many people in a short period of time.

This vaccine is for a virus that "might" lead to cancer in 30 years or so... it certainly doesn't meet any criteria of imminent population threat! I really hate scare tactic medicine and it's being used to the fullest extent with this vaccine.

I am not against the vaccine - after all, it does serve a purpose. I am sure though, that the timing of the medication is certainly not well thought out. Especially since we have no data on the efficacy after 5 years.

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