Cervical Cancer

Pap Smear Alternative?

A new study shows that a urine test could be more accurate than a pap smear in screening for cervical cancer. But OB-GYN Dr. Jennifer Ashton explains why it likely won’t eliminate the need for an annual pap smear.

Human Papillomavirus

The human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States. Learn the signs and symptoms and how to protect yourself and your loved ones.

Lisa Whelchel’s Fitness Tips

A new, 30-minute cure for back pain, four ways to get a better night’s sleep and the must-know research on the HPV vaccine. And, cage fighting for kids? The Doctors weigh in on the controversial contact sport! Plus, actress, author and mother Lisa Whelche

HPV Vaccine Controversy

Doctors say the human papillomavirus vaccine, Gardasil, may prevent cervical cancer, but two sisters say they believe the drug caused them to lose their abilty to have children. Hear their story and learn more about the vaccine.

Expert Weighs In On HPV Vaccine Controversy

Doctors say the human papillomavirus vaccine, Gardasil, may prevent cervical cancer, but two sisters say they believe the drug caused them to lose their abilty to have children. Infectious disease specialist Dr. Joel Palesky of the University of...