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2009-12-10 14:54:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today applauding the inclusion of language in the fiscal year 2010 Consolidated Appropriations Act lifting the ban on federal funding for syringe exchange initiatives to prevent the spread of HIV.

2009-10-31 00:02:12

Although malaria has been controlled in many local and regional populations, the permanent elimination of malaria parasites throughout the world remains an elusive goal, and the disease continues to claim nearly one million lives each year.

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2009-10-12 06:45:00

The promising results of a six-month clinical trial of an AIDS vaccine have been called into question, according to two published accounts on Science magazine’s Web site and in The Wall Street Journal.

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2009-09-24 12:30:00

Researchers say an experimental HIV vaccine has cut the risk of infection for the first time.

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2009-09-11 12:45:00

Australian and US researchers said Thursday that one dose of the new swine flu vaccine looks strong enough to protect adults - and can spark protection within 10 days of the shot.

2009-09-09 09:30:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Henry M.

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2009-07-23 06:40:00

US officials are looking to launch clinical trials of a swine flu vaccine before the winter flu season begins.

2008-11-23 14:35:00

In 430 B.C., a new and deadly disease—its cause remains a mystery—swept into Athens. The walled Greek city-state was teeming with citizens, soldiers and refugees of the war then raging between Athens and Sparta.

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2008-11-20 12:41:58

Testing very young babies for HIV and giving antiretroviral therapy (ART) immediately to those found infected with the virus dramatically prevents illness and death, according to a report in the New England Journal of Medicine.

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2008-10-27 12:45:00

Drug therapy for patients with the AIDS virus should begin even sooner than current guidelines advise, according to new findings reported on Monday.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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