Locations and Physicians

Phoenix - Deer Valley - Gynecologic Oncology

19646 N. 27th Avenue, Suite 403
Phoenix, AZ 85027

Map & Directions

Phone: (623) 879-4477
Fax: (623) 879-4445

Patient Forms

New Patient Intake Form

Gynecologic Oncology

Dennis Scribner, MD., FACOG, FACS
Shana Wingo, MD

Medical Oncology & Hematology

Treatments & Services

Clinical Laboratory
Clinical Trials & Research
Outpatient Chemotherapy

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    5 HPV Myths (and the Truth About Them)

    Although the human papillomavirus (HPV) is quite common, there is still a lot of confusion when it comes to the facts. But in order to protect your health – and those you love – it’s important to break through the myths you may have heard about HPV. Here are five common HPV myths and the truth about them.

    HPV Myth #1: Only women can get it.

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    A variety of studies have shown that an occasional glass of red wine has been demonstrated to have a positive effect on heart health. Also, beer has been linked to "some benefit against cardiovascular disease”, according to a study published in the peer-reviewed journal Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases. And, at least one study by the European Journal of Cancer Prevention suggests alcohol could reduce the risk of Hodgkin lymphoma.

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