Health

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Women who take
estrogen pills for 15 years or more have a dramatically
higher risk than women who take the drug less than 10 years.

May 11 2006 12:00 AM

Although syphilis
rates dropped among most groups, they rose dramatically
among men who have sex with men.

May 11 2006 12:00 AM

Study shows
lesbians and heterosexual males respond similarly to
pheromones.

May 10 2006 12:00 AM

New funds are
earmarked for HIV prevention and treatment programs.

May 10 2006 12:00 AM

Although
serosorting lowered San Francisco's HIV rate, few officials
endorse the practice.

May 10 2006 12:00 AM

Black men are
more than twice as likely to carry genetic marker linked to
prostate cancer.

May 09 2006 12:00 AM

TPAN loses 77% of
Ryan White Minority AIDS Initiative grant

May 09 2006 12:00 AM
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