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Amanda Terkel

Michele Bachmann Defends Controversial Comments, Goes After Rick Perry | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

Michele Bachmann went after Rick Perry again during the GOP debate Thursday night for his 2007 executive order mandating that young girls receive the ...

'She's Tough To Work For': Ex-Bachmann Staffers Talk About Former Boss

The Star Tribune | Kevin Diaz | Posted 11.19.2011 | Politics

As her presidential campaign enters a decisive phase this fall, Michele Bachmann is facing new questions about her propensity for gaffes and the recur...

Nikki Haley Has Complicated History On HPV Vaccine Issue

CNN | By Shawna Shepherd | Posted 11.19.2011 | Politics

As the debate over Texas Gov. Rick Perry mandating the HPV vaccine continues between Republican presidential candidates, a woman whose endorsement is ...

Jay Leno Presses Bachmann On Controversial Remarks

Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

Michele Bachmann appeared as a guest on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno Friday, and the talk show host used the opportunity to press the Republican p...

WATCH: Bachmann Chooses STDs?

Posted 11.16.2011 | Comedy

American scientist and noted public intellectual Michele Bachmann stirred up quite a controversy after speaking out in opposition of Texas governor Ri...

Va. Tea Party Candidate: Mandated HPV Vaccinations Are 'Offensive'

Patch | Jason Spencer | Posted 11.16.2011 | DC

U.S. Senate candidate Jamie Radtke called Virginia’s mandate for girls to be vaccinated against human papillomavirus, or HPV, “offensive” in a p...

Jon Ward

Bachmann's Goof On HPV Won't Shield Perry From Tough Questions In Iowa | Jon Ward | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Michele Bachmann may have given Rick Perry some cover from the HPV vaccine issue in the national media, but as the Texas governor arrive...

Michele Bachmann Steals A Line From Sarah Palin

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.13.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP/The Huffington Post) -- Rep. Michele Bachmann is accusing Republican presidential rival Rick Perry of engaging in "crony capitalism" in...

Amanda Terkel

Michele Bachmann Slams Rick Perry Over HPV Vaccine | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.12.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), the mother of three daughters -- though she seemed to momentarily forget how many children she had -- went after Rick...

Science And Anti-Science At The Reagan Debate

Shawn Lawrence Otto | Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics
Shawn Lawrence Otto

GOP hopefuls are increasingly stuck between a rock and a hard place: how to satisfy the anti-science foot soldiers recruited into the base because of their passionate energy without alienating general election voters who view those positions as irrational.

Birth Control, No Co-Pays: Why Hysteria?

Posted 10.05.2011 | Home

This week the Department of Health and Human Services announced that health insurers will be required to cover preventive care without charging a co-p...

The Cost Of Being Female: How Much The Average Woman Spends On A Lifetime Of Basic Health Care

GOOD | Posted 09.27.2011 | Women

The Institute of Medicine has named eight preventive services that women should get for free under the new health care law. Exactly how much money are...

Velomobile Burns Calories Not Gas, Secure Like a Car (VIDEO)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 09.17.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

The smallest car-looking vehicle on the streets of New Jersey.

HPV Risk From Oral Sex Is Underestimated

Leigh Vinocur, M.D. | Posted 06.19.2011 | Home
Leigh Vinocur, M.D.

There was also this disturbing notion that many teens think of oral sex as a low-risk sexual activity; they have a misguided notion that it has less of a risk of contracting sexually transmitted diseases.

Dear Mr. Beck: We Are All Hookers

Jodi Jacobson | Posted 06.12.2011 | Politics
Jodi Jacobson

Mr. Beck, I understand it is your contention that "only hookers go to Planned Parenthood." There must be a lot of hookers out here.

HPV Affects Half Of U.S. Men

Dr. Jon LaPook | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dr. Jon LaPook

An infection rate of 50 percent for a virus that can cause cancer sounds scary. But knowing a few more facts about HPV helps put the risk in perspective.

Study Finds Half Of Men May Have HPV

Reuters | Julie Steenhuysen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

February 28, 2011 11:32:24 PM By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) - Half of men in the general population may be infected with human papillom...

Three Children Honor Their Late Mother by Raising Awareness of Anal Cancer and HPV

Jennifer Utz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jennifer Utz

I wanted to share the story of a group of individuals who have taken a great tragedy and turned it into something positive.

The Second Leading Cause of Death in Young Women

Mandy Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Mandy Moore

Every 47 minutes, a woman in the United States is diagnosed with cervical cancer. Does this statistic shock you? It should.

Weekly Health Tip: Could You Have HPV?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Deepak Chopra

Brought to you by Deepak Chopra, MD, Alexander Tsiaras, and Human papillomavirus, or HPV, is a sneaky invader. Genital HPV, picture...

Flash Your Undies For A Good Cause

Samara O'Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Samara O'Shea

I can't say exactly what goes into choosing a perfect pair of panties. Like any visceral attraction, you know it when you see it.

What to Do if You Have Genital HPV

Patricia Yarberry Allen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Patricia Yarberry Allen

As long as you remain HPV-positive you have an increased risk for more than cervical cancer.

Excuse Me, But Your Opinions are Putting Everyone at Risk

Dr. Orin Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Orin Levine

This blog entry is authored by Toy McGee, one of Orin Levine's graduate students at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. This post is ...

Our New TV Ad Against Gov. Perry On HPV Vaccine

Noelle Bell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Noelle Bell

Governor Rick Perry put the financial considerations of his "big business special interest cronies" before the rights of Texas parents and the well-being of Texas children.

HPV Vaccine: Now For Men?

The New Hampshire | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Human papillomavirus, or HPV, is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases in the U.S, and affects both men and women. Up until recently, t...