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Antimalarial drug resistance is an international problem that requires a co-ordinated, international response

Antimalarial drug resistance is an international problem that requires a co-ordinated, international response

Research could lead to ways to prevent arrhythmias

Research could lead to ways to prevent arrhythmias

Stable home can lower the risk for problems arising from prenatal exposure to alcohol

Stable home can lower the risk for problems arising from prenatal exposure to alcohol

Independent analysis of the Medicare-approved drug discount cards has found that average seniors will save

Independent analysis of the Medicare-approved drug discount cards has found that average seniors will save

Revised cholesterol-lowering guidelines constitute a major risk to public health

Revised cholesterol-lowering guidelines constitute a major risk to public health

Researchers find important gene for lupus

Researchers find important gene for lupus

Limb-sparing technique called rotationplasty helps very young children with bone cancer

Limb-sparing technique called rotationplasty helps very young children with bone cancer

Consumer education campaign warning Connecticut residents of the dangers of illegal drug importation

Consumer education campaign warning Connecticut residents of the dangers of illegal drug importation

Decreases in tobacco, drug and alcohol use by students

Decreases in tobacco, drug and alcohol use by students

Girls play truant more than boys

Girls play truant more than boys

Organ transplant recipients infected with West Nile virus develop more severe neurological illness

Organ transplant recipients infected with West Nile virus develop more severe neurological illness

FDA fast tracks temsirolimus, first-line treatment of poor-prognosis patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma

FDA fast tracks temsirolimus, first-line treatment of poor-prognosis patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma

Treatment of child depression most successful with Prozac and cognitive-behavior therapy combination

Treatment of child depression most successful with Prozac and cognitive-behavior therapy combination

Exposure to natural and man-made substances in the environment accounts for at least two-thirds of all the cases of cancer in the U.S.

Exposure to natural and man-made substances in the environment accounts for at least two-thirds of all the cases of cancer in the U.S.

80% of cancer patients use some form of complementary or alternative therapies

80% of cancer patients use some form of complementary or alternative therapies

Catheter delivered devices may be just as effective as drug therapy in treating strokes of unidentified origin

Catheter delivered devices may be just as effective as drug therapy in treating strokes of unidentified origin

Two more drugs added to Medicare demonstration program

Two more drugs added to Medicare demonstration program

Large-scale computer simulations help understand SARS

Large-scale computer simulations help understand SARS

Methods using preventive analgesia to treat pain after surgery before it develops

Methods using preventive analgesia to treat pain after surgery before it develops

Public scandal - People with Alzheimer’s disease being denied essential drug treatments

Public scandal - People with Alzheimer’s disease being denied essential drug treatments