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Article ID: 7632

IAVI Highlights Gaps in Current AIDS Vaccine Development Efforts

InterScience Communications

International AIDS Vaccine Initiative president Dr. Seth Berkley issued the following statement to mark the first anniversary of President Clinton's May 18, 1997 call to develop an AIDS vaccine within a decade.

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Article ID: 7631

106th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association

American Psychological Association (APA)

Psychology's movement away from an exclusive focus on assessing and repairing illness and toward an emphasis on prevention will be an overarching theme of the 106th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association.

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Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 7629

Second Annual Invitational Seminar on Macular Degeneration

Lighthouse International

Innovations in research, diagnosis and treatment of macular degeneration will be the topic of The Lighthouse Inc. Second Annual Invitational Symposium to be held on Friday, June 12, 1998. Key medical issues will be covered along with examination of the trends in vision rehabiliation research, practice and therapy.

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Article ID: 7618

Gay and Lesbian Issues Featured At APA Annual Meeting

American Psychiatric Association (APA)

Tips: 1- Gay Men, Lesbians, and Bisexuals: Controversial Issues 2- Interpersonal Psychotherapy for the Treatment of Depression in HIV-Positive Men and Women 3- Pathology to Pride: Evolving Views of Homosexuality

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Article ID: 7616

Aviron's Flumist Vaccine 93% Effective Against Influenza

Fleishman-Hillard, New York

A study published in today's issue of the New England Journal of Medicine found Aviron's FluMist, intranasal influenza virus vaccine, provided 93 percent protection against culture-confirmed influenza and also provided 98 percent protection against influenza-associated ear infections.

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Article ID: 7614

Compound in Meat Prevents Diabetes

Purdue University

A common type of fat found in red meats and cheeses may prevent diabetes, according to a research team from Purdue University and The Pennsylvania State University. This information could lead to new drugs to help fight diabetes, or to improved dietary strategies to manage diabetes, the researchers say.

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Nasal Spray Vaccine Prevents Flu and Ear Infections

Saint Louis University Medical Center

In the May 14 edition of the New England Journal of Medicine, a nasal spray flu vaccine effectively prevents the flu in children. In addition, to the surprise of scientists involved in the study, the vaccine has also proven highly effective at preventing ear infections.

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Article ID: 7609

TipSheet from the May 15 Annals of Internal Medicine

American College of Physicians (ACP)

1. New studies of osteoporosis find protein supplements improve patient outcomes; 2. Physicians must address geographic variations in health care; 3. Internists are the doctors best trained to provide continuity of care.

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Article ID: 7607

Tobacco Revelations on Internet

New Scientist

Astonishing documents posted on the Internet reveal that the American tobacco giant Philip Morris secretly recruited influential people to help allay fears about the health risks of passive smoking.

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Drug Improves Involuntary Muscle Movements & Motor Fluctuations in Parkinson's Patients

American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

The generic drug amantadine can improve motor fluctuations and dyskinesias (jerky or fragmented involuntary muscle movements) that occur after long-term use of Parkinson's medications, according to a study published in the May issue of Neurology, the scientific journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

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