Health

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Drug development
halted after reports of pancreatic inflammation.

April 05 2006 12:00 AM

Half of all
syphilis cases reported in San Francisco are resistant to
azithromycin.

April 05 2006 12:00 AM

Nearly three
quarters of new syphilis cases in Chicago reported in 2005
were among gay men.

April 05 2006 12:00 AM

Abstinence
spending requirement forces cuts in other proven HIV
prevention programs.

April 05 2006 12:00 AM

Approval allows
first foreign-made generic anti-HIV drug in U.S. market.

April 04 2006 12:00 AM
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