Marty Griffin Returns To Radio Airwaves After 7 Grueling Weeks Of Treatment, Feels Lucky To Have Second ChanceAfter seven grueling weeks of radiation and chemotherapy for throat cancer, KDKA Radio’s Marty Griffin is now back on the air.
Marty Griffin Urges Parents To Have Kids Vaccinated After Throat Cancer DiagnosisYou know him as the straight-talking host on KDKA Radio and the people problem solver "Get Marty," but now meet Marty Griffin, cancer patient, checking into Hillman Cancer Center for treatment.
Allegheny Co. Board Of Health To Vote On Making HPV Vaccine MandatoryA panel of doctors at UPMC say the HPV vaccine should become mandatory.
CDC: More Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer VaccineThe government is reporting an increase in teenage girls getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine - but it's not much of a bump.
FDA Mulls Pap Tests Versus HPV ScreeningsThe regularly scheduled pap smear -- for many women, it's a routine part of getting a checkup.
Medical Frontiers: March 4, 2013On this edition of Medical Frontiers Dr. Pifer is joined by Dr. Fredric Price, an expert in gynecologic oncology.
Opinion: Republicans Advances War On WomenRepublican politicians continue to work against HPV vaccination despite its ability to prevent thousands of cases of cervical cancer and resulting deaths.
HPV Vaccine Enters Political DebateGOP presidential hopeful Congresswoman Michele Bachmann talked about a tearful woman who says her daughter was harmed by the HPV vaccine. Despite no scientific evidence behind her statement, doctors fear the damage has been done.
HPV Vaccine Gains Popularity Among BoysA vaccine initially approved for girls to prevent cervical cancer is now gaining popularity with boys.