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Poll: Most in SC oppose gay marriage

...vaccine in order to attend school.A brochure could be passed out at schools, outlining the link between HPV and cervical cancer. The poll found that more than two-thirds of respondents said they would support the proposal. Other findings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-05/poll-most-sc-oppose-gay-marr
Faces of Survival: Sonya Hurlbut

Sonya Hurlbut was there for her daughter as she was being treated for cervical cancer in 2008 when she thought maybe she should schedule a checkup for herself.Hurlbut wasn't one to go to the doctor, she said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/we-think-pink/2014-10-09/faces-survival-sonya-
HPV vaccine safe, effective over eight years

...very common sexually transmitted virus that can cause cervical cancer has proven safe and effective over eight years, which...guidelines suggest, it would prevent 4,400 cases of cervical cancer a year and prevent 1,400 deaths each year, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/hpv-vaccine-safe-effective-o
GRU cancer vaccine attacks tumors

...HPV-related cancers, which are cervical cancers and head and neck cancers...It is the cause of almost all cervical cancers, which are often detected late...the HPV therapy in women with cervical cancer that has come back or resisted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-02-12/gru-cancer-vaccine-attacks-t
Millions of women fail to receive cancer screenings, vaccine

...University Cancer Center: women with cervical cancer who have never been screened...credited with greatly reducing cervical cancer death rates since it was introduced...continue to die each year from cervical cancer," she said. "We can do better...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-05/millions-women-fail-receive-
Asking for mammogram proves fateful for young breast cancer survivor

...possible for herself as well as her family.Now, because a PET scan shows a prominent cervix, she is being checked for cervical cancer. She advises everyone to be their own advocate where their health is concerned."We know our bodies better than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/we-think-pink/2013-10-11/asking-mammogram-prov
VA looks for ways to better serve female veterans

...treatment for a variety of ailments at the clinic, from the joint and back pain caused by heavy battle gear to breast and cervical cancer screenings. Studies from the VA show 31 percent of female veterans have both medical and mental health conditions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-05-30/va-looks-ways-better-serve-f
Breast Cancer Awareness Month events

...Martinez; 24 bikes spinning for four hours, $12 an hour; benefits East Central Health District's Breast Cancer and Cervical Cancer Prevention Program to provide free mammograms to women; (706) 831-SPINOCT. 28South Augusta Women's Health...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/we-think-pink/2012-09-30/breast-cancer-awarene
Milestones

...Hephzibah High School.Knology recently presented a check for $7,830 raised during the Augusta Pajama Run to the Georgia Health Sciences University Cancer Center. The donation will support Dr. Daron Ferris' cervical cancer research.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-31/milestones
HPV vaccines provide a new hope for cancer

...today, it's a reality for cervical cancer.The vaccines Gardasil and Cervarix...specific cancers, including cervical cancer, the 12th most commonly diagnosed...Administration to protect against cervical cancer caused by HPV types 16 and 18...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-01-13/hpv-vaccines-pro