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(7) Kenneth E. Thorpe, "Prevention and Public Health: The Key to Transforming our Sickcare System," (Written testimony to the U.S...
A Global Call to Action From HIV Co-Discoverers Robert Gallo and Luc Montagnier
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224 (#4648). These four papers proved how the then-new, deadly virus was the cause of AIDS. This significant global contribution lead to the developm...
JumpStart and Case Technology Ventures Invest in Neuros Medical
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86, Oct 2005, 68 to 76 percent of the 1.7 million U.S. patients who have undergone amputation experience residual limb pain. This number is expected ...
Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI) Uncovers Additional Breast Cancer in Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients
...detected contralateral cancer. The positive predictive value for BSGI was 92.9%.
The full study can be found in The American Journal of Surgery, vol
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New criteria for measuring tumor size and progression will help ease workloads in clinical trials
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Amanzi Tea offers free, natural 'Flu Shots' to New Yorkers
...of black tea, the equivalent of three or four cups a day, they were protected against the effects of a known carcinogen (Food and Chemical Toxicology, vol
38, p. 1085).
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UCSF Launches Nationwide Clinical Trial Matching Web Site for Breast Cancer
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Accuracy, efficacy and ethics of abstinence-only programs questioned by public health experts
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98, no 10) and examines the criteria for determining scientific accuracy and the ways that abstinence-only programs overlook established medical facts...
Hidden Areas of Infection in U.S. Hospitals
... such as administrators and
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NEW DATA FOR PAZOPANIB - GSK'S LATEST INVESTIGATIONAL ANTI-CANCER AGENT - SHOWS PROMISE ACROSS MULTIPLE CANCERS
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administered concurrently. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2006 ASCO Annual
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ASCO Study Confirms Importance of Histology in Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer With ALIMTA (pemetrexed for injection)
...nced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Abstract
PRS-3, 12th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) 2007. Journal of
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Does Antibacterial Soap Work? At Least One Really Does.
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Physical Therapists Offer Low-Cost Solution to High-Cost Expenditures for Spinal Conditions
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Chicken Eaters Have Decreased Risk Of Developing Colon Cancer
...ed threat of colon cancer in people who ate large amounts of fish.
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Glimepiride in the medical management of Type 2 diabetes
...glitazone), meglitinide analogues (repaglinide), amino acid D-phenylalanine derivatives (nateglinide), and insulin.
A recent article, presented in vol
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Carnitine deficiency in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes
...t be imparted from the onset. Recognition of carnitine deficiency in these patients may thus have therapeutic implications.
In a study published in vol
18 (5) of Journal of Diabetes and its Complications, researchers from the Department of Paediatrics, University of Crete, Greece investigated the carn...