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WHO: 5.2 million people on AIDS drugs in 2009

(AP) -- The number of people taking crucial AIDS drugs climbed by a record 1.2 million last year to 5.2 million overall, the World Health Organization said Monday - but Bill Clinton says that's still not nearly enough.

dateJul 19, 2010 in HIV & AIDS
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Brain Versus Gut: Our Inborn Food Fight

( -- The relatively larger human brain makes us the most intelligent of the primates. But if we're so smart, how come we've eaten our way into an obesity epidemic? One reason is the relatively smaller human stomach ...

dateJul 05, 2010 in Evolution
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