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One in 10 new HIV
infections is resistant to at least one anti-HIV drug.

April 27 2006 12:00 AM

Condoms and
abstinence education are less effective in fighting
Africa's HIV pandemic.

April 27 2006 12:00 AM

Merck's Gardasil
offers protection against cervical cancer for at least
five years.

April 27 2006 12:00 AM

Health department
cites confidentiality concerns for clinic's closure.

April 27 2006 12:00 AM

Shift from
codes-based system will avoid cuts in federal AIDS grants.

April 26 2006 12:00 AM

Lambda Legal will
argue that HIV-positive Foreign Service applicant faced

April 26 2006 12:00 AM