WOSU News Archives For: May 19, 2006

OSU doctor and coach praise proposed HPV vaccine

OSU syncronized swimming coach and cancer survivor Linda Witter
12:00AM
May 19, 2006

Federal advisers say a new vaccine to fight cervical cancer is safe and effective, and should be approved. While local medical professionals are praising the new vaccine for its ability to prevent the virus that causes most cases of the cancer, some Conservative groups have been hesitant to endorse the treatment.

Ohio Auditor Is In Intensive Care Unit

Betty Montgomery
12:00AM
May 19, 2006

State Auditor Betty Montgomery is hospitalized with an inflammation disorder of the peripheral nerves. Montgomery is being treated for Guillain-Barre syndrome, but her office says her condition is not life-threatening.