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The nucleic acid
testing program can detect HIV in the earliest stages of

March 24 2006 12:00 AM

Test misses 12%
of key genetic mutations linked to breast cancer risk.

March 24 2006 12:00 AM

Donald Blanchon
named new director of D.C.'s Whitman-Walker Clinic

March 24 2006 12:00 AM

Report card gives
low grades for condom programs and substance abuse

March 24 2006 12:00 AM

Riverside and San Bernardino counties receive more federal
AIDS funds.

12:00 AM

Eleven percent of
gay men use Viagra, and many have unprotected sex while
on the drug.

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