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How Can I Protect My Child From Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)?

About 50% of new genital HPV infections occur in 15 to 24 year-olds. For most people, HPV clears on its own. For others who don't clear the virus, it could cause certain cancers and other diseases. More than 40 genital types of human papillomavirus (HPV) exist, only certain types can cause HPV-related cancers and diseases in both males and females. Continue Reading


April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Oral cancer kills one person in America, every hour of every day. For newly diagnosed patients, about half will be alive in five years. Surviving this disease could mean that you’ve endured intense cancer treatments, often leaving a patient with life-long issues that can compromise the quality of life. When detected early enough, treatments and deadly outcome are lessened. Oral Continue Reading


CDC reporting that 1 in 5 have HPV cancer agent

Washington Post articles in April 2017 noted how children should have the HPV vaccination as a youngster (around the age of 11-12), prior to sexual contact exposure. Actor, Michael Douglas believes that his throat cancer was contracted through oral sex. This may seem like an embarrassing topic and uncomfortable to bring up to your children, it is however important to Continue Reading


What's New?

Fresh and New… Renovations

Malcomson Dentistry underwent a major facelift in October 2017. Dr. Malcomson treated patients in a remote office during that time. Our renovations took one month tom complete and now that we are settled, we are accepting new patients and welcoming existing patients into our new space. WAIT, new space? No, we are still located in Suite 415 of the Bethesda Continue Reading


Are We Having Fun Yet?

Every spring and summer, my family and I would venture off to a new place, often not even having to go far to discover new places in the DMV. Capitol Crescent Trail is a favorite among many, as it spans 11 miles of hiking, biking and walking, connecting from Georgetown D.C. to west Silver Spring in Montgomery County, MD. With Continue Reading


Poisonous Pills for Pets

Taking medication(s) prescribed for someone else can place you at risk of a serious reaction, possibly even death - this applies to your pets too! There are many medications used for animals and humans however, the dosage(s) and affects aren't always the same. Approximately, one-quarter of all phone calls to the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) pertain to human Continue Reading


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