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  • Scientists see AIDS vaccine within reach after decades

    Scientists see AIDS vaccine within reach after decades
    CHICAGO (Reuters) - At an ill-fated press conference in 1984, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Margaret Heckler boldly predicted an effective AIDS vaccine would be available within just two years. But a string of failed attempts - punctuated by a...
  • NSAIDs following a heart attack greatly increase risk of a repeat heart attack, and death

    Heart patients who used common pain relievers called NSAIDs even briefly are at much higher risk of having a repeat heart attack or of dying than those who stay away from the drugs, which include such widely used over-the-counter medications as...
  • SEC rules could hurt Rick Perry's fundraising

    SEC rules could hurt Rick Perry's fundraising
    Nearly two weeks after announcing his presidential bid, Texas Gov. Rick Perry has displayed Texas-size ambition and signs of early success in raising the large sums necessary for a national campaign. But unlike other candidates, Perry may not have ready...
  • American Kennel Club, Pfizer Inc. announce partnership for dog disease research

     
    TRENTON, N.J. — Pfizer Inc. said Wednesday its animal health unit and the American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation entered an exclusive partnership on new areas of research on dog diseases and treatments. Pfizer said the goal is to strengthen......
  • Jack Mackenroth of ‘Project Runway’ brings his ‘Living Positive’ message to Orlando

     
    Former  Project Runway contestant Jack Mackenroth will bring his national HIV education campaign, Living Positive By Design, to the United States Conference on AIDS (USCA) in Orlando, Sunday through Wednesday. Mackenroth is designing a Living Posit...
  • ‘Project Runway’ contestant unveils Orlando’s ‘Living Positive by Design’ quilt

     
    The “Living Positive by Design” quilt is done — and it's “astounding,” says Jack Mackenroth, former Project Runway contestant. Mackenroth has been in Orlando since Sunday, attending the United States Conference on AIDS...
  • DREAM Act: Legalizing young immigrants would strengthen U.S.

     
    Guest Writer: Leticia M. Díaz, PhD, JD Diaz is Dean of the Barry University School of Law in Orlando. She earned her law degree at Rutgers Law School, where she was recipient of the Merck Patent Scholarship. She received her Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry...
  • Companies switch allegiance from Murphy to Fitzpatrick

     
    For a handful of well-known companies, it matters very little to them who you are or what the letter is behind your name. All that matters is that you're in power. An analysis of Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick's end......
  • Barletta, Dent, Fitzpatrick: FEC reports released for House members

     
    Former Hazleton Mayor and U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta ended 2010 with zero cash on hand and $153, 670 in debt, according to his FEC report made public Tuesday. He had not taken any contributions in the last financial reporting period......
  • Bachmann, Santorum attack Perry over his cervical cancer shot order

     
    TAMPA – Open season on Texas Gov. Rick Perry continued as the issue switched to executive orders and U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann and former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum blasted Perry for his executive order (since repealed by the Florida legislature)...
  • Rick Perry's poll numbers are a wonder [Most commented]

     
    Rick Perry's going to win the GOP nom. Why? Because unlike Mitt Romney, Perry's just so lifelike. That's Jonah Goldberg's take, anyway. In his Tuesday column, he writes that Romney "has an authentic inauthenticity problem." I have shaken Romney's hand.......