Posts tagged "cancer"

Five More Reasons We Still Need Feminism

Sirens siren Heather Wood Rudulph has written a piece for Huffington Post about five reasons we still need feminism, including the recent murder of abortion provider, Dr. George Tiller, and…

Jessica Wakeman | June 4, 2009 - 12:30 pm

This Week In Sex News

There has been a lot of sex-related stuff in the news over the last couple days, which makes complete sense because April is STD Awareness Month, and, you know, the…

Catherine Strawn | April 7, 2009 - 2:30 pm

HPV: Not Just For Crotches Anymore

According to a new study, HPV is moving on up…to mouths! That’s right, just when you thought Gardasil and Cervarix solved all your problems, now you have to worry about…

Simcha | October 15, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Breast Cancer: What You Need To Know

With the news this morning that Renee Zellweger had a cancer scare back in 1996, we started thinking about just how many female celebrities have battled breast cancer in the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 26, 2008 - 3:45 pm

Star Couplings: Ashlee Simpson Shows Off Her Expanding Belly

At this point, I would not be surprised if Ashlee Simpson popped before Gwen Stefani. [Perez Hilton]
The three actors who replaced Heath Ledger in his last movie The Imaginarium

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 19, 2008 - 10:30 am

Soy: Fart Away Your Risk For Breast Cancer and Hot Flashes

From tofu to chocolate milk, soy has been sweepin’ the nation. In addition to helping lactose intolerant freelance writers enjoy a bowl of Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal every now and…

Simcha | July 11, 2008 - 4:00 pm

Star Couplings: Donna Martin Procreates!

Like, two miliseconds after we posted that photo of Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott yesterday, she popped out baby girls, Stella Doreen. Everyone who got our headline’s 90210 joke, raise…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 10, 2008 - 9:30 am

Cleavage For Charity

While boobalicious models in booze ads are known for boosting sales, this time it’s more than just for show, it’s for a good cause. A cheeky new line of wines…

Simcha | May 9, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Should You Drink To Your Health?

Medical studies can be very confusing and seemingly contradictory. Take studies on alcohol consumption. Sometimes we’ll read that drinking a little bit will do our bones good, and then we’ll…

Catherine Strawn | May 8, 2008 - 6:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Cancer, Genital Warts, And War Zones — Fun!

When it comes to couples in which someone is recovering from cancer, how the wife is coping emotionally influences her husband’s physical health. [Reuters]
About six percent of adults in…

Catherine Strawn | April 1, 2008 - 12:00 pm

FDA Smackdown: Cervarix vs. Gardasil

The FDA is rushing to rubber stamp Gardasil, a cervical cancer vaccine, for women ages 27-45. Initially, the miracle HPV-preventer has been well received by its intended market — women…

Simcha | March 20, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Tall Women Have Higher Risk For Melanoma

Sure the 50-Foot Woman can kick anyone’s butt, but now a new study has shown she’s at a higher risk to have to fight off skin cancer too. According to…

Simcha | March 10, 2008 - 3:30 pm
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