• Prescription Opioid Exposure in Children

    May 16, 2018

    Children are curious, and that can lead them to get into an adult's medicine. But, when the medicine that the child gets a hold of is a prescription opioid, this situation can get serious very quickly. Bassett Healthcare's Dr. Michael Hodgman of the Emergency Department shares his thoughts. In an emergency, always call 911 immediately.

    • HPV Vaccination: It Prevents Cancer

      Prevention of HPV infections and the associated cancers is very effective. When groups of individuals who received HPV vaccine were studied, it has been reported that 97% developed antibodies to the specific viruses.

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    • Stop Cancer with the HPV Vaccine

      The HPV vaccine is recommended for boys and girls beginning at age 11. This is important because it has been proven to prevent certain forms of cancer. Hear more from Bassett’s chief of pediatrics Dr. Philip Heavner.

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