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An experimental vaccine shows promise in the fight against cervical cancer, according to a recent study. Gwen Ifill discusses the study's implications with Dr. Christopher Crum of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.

Dr. Paul Offit, the chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, examines the potential effects of the smallpox vaccine. Dr. Paul Offit explains why he was the only person on a committee advising the…

Dr. Georges Benjamin is the secretary of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and the immediate past president of the Association for State and Territorial Health Officials. Below is the transcript his interview with the NewsHour.

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