Dr. Oz Answers Your HPV Questions

Dr. Oz joins Alicia Menendez and experts, Dr. Lauren Streicher and Dr. Diane Harper, for a chat about HPV on HuffPost Live. Find out how shockingly prevalent it has become in our community and what you can do to prevent it.



Four people concerned with the subject of HPV weigh in on the pros and cons of HPV treatment and prevention. Do you know all the shocking stats? Learn the facts.

Learn more with this complete guide to HPV and your health.

Will you ever feel comfortable in your own skin? That is, if you don't make an effort to protect it? Although 64% of adults do report wearing sunscreen when outside for prolonged periods of time, it turns out that only about 10% of people surveyed actually protect themselves daily, according to a recent review.

No matter what your skin tone is, unless you live in a cave with no sunlight, daily protection with either sunscreen, sunblock or protective clothing can not only protect you from developing sunburns (ouch!) but can significantly reduce your risk of developing skin cancer, particularly the deadliest type called melanoma. In addition, for those of you wanting to keep your youthful looks, daily sunscreen has been shown to reduce the development of wrinkles. A great teacher once told me that the best way to not have wrinkles is not to get them in the first place (think of how much money you can save on useless creams that claim to diminish wrinkles).

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