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Women who gain 60
pounds or more face significantly higher breast cancer

May 23 2006 12:00 AM

Inserting key
genes into blood stem cells produces protection against HIV

May 20 2006 12:00 AM

Judge rules
antiprostitution pledge is unconstitutional

May 20 2006 12:00 AM

Verbal consent
will replace written consent forms for HIV tests in San

May 20 2006 12:00 AM

More than 200
panels from AIDS Memorial Quilt will be displayed in Los

May 20 2006 12:00 AM

marijuana drug will be marketed for chemotherapy patients

May 20 2006 12:00 AM