Archive: 05/16/2006

Frequent tanners may be addicted

People who are hooked on frequent tanning may really be addicted, Wake Forest University researchers say.

May 16, 2006
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Study may lead to novel HIV treatment

U.S. research on signaling pathways in immune cells bolsters evidence of connections between the central nervous system and the immune system.

May 16, 2006
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Bird flu vaccine priority: tough decisions

U.S. heath ethicists are considering bird flu pandemic priorities -- specifically, when there isn't enough vaccine for everyone, who gets the first doses?

May 16, 2006
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Lesbians like men -- with major difference

Lesbians react to body odors like heterosexual men but with an important difference -- they are not sexually aroused, Swedish researchers say.

May 16, 2006
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International ALS gene search begins

U.S. scientists are leading the first international gene search for typical ALS -- amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.

May 16, 2006
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Bono rallies telecoms in anti-AIDS wave

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have taken up the plight of children in Africa as their cause, while George Clooney has banded with his father to boost the profile of the conflict in Darfur to rally international attention. ...

May 16, 2006
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