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China to Provide First Swine Flu Vaccines

Turns out China is going to become the first country to provide vaccines for its population for swine flu, starting

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China to Provide First Swine Flu Vaccines

Turns out China is going to become the first country to provide vaccines for its population for swine flu, starting soon (a matter of weeks,

The New HIV Discovery – What Does It Mean?

Ever since it was first reported in 1981, many attempts have been made to discover a vaccine or a cure

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The New HIV Discovery – What Does It Mean?

Ever since it was first reported in 1981, many attempts have been made to discover a vaccine or a cure for AIDS, but none were

In The News – Hermaphroditism (Intersex) – Being Born Both Male and Female

Last week, 18-year-old South African athlete Caster Semenya won a gold medal in the 800 meters race at the 2009

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In The News – Hermaphroditism (Intersex) – Being Born Both Male and Female Last week, 18-year-old South African athlete Caster Semenya won a gold medal in the 800 meters race at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics. Now

In The News – Plague – The Next Swine Flu?

A few days ago we have learned that an outbreak of pneumonic plague has killed two people in China, and

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In The News – Plague – The Next Swine Flu? A few days ago we have learned that an outbreak of pneumonic plague has killed two people in China, and forced the quarantining

Swine Flu – 7 New Facts

Back in April we covered the swine flu extensively here on A Disease A Day. With time, things didn’t seem

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Swine Flu – 7 New Facts Back in April we covered the swine flu extensively here on A Disease A Day. With time, things didn’t seem as critical as they were

Electronic Cigarettes – Good or Bad For You?

The premise An electronic cigarette (or e-cigarette), according to Wikipedia, is a “battery-powered device that provides inhaled doses of nicotine

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Electronic Cigarettes – Good or Bad For You? The premise An electronic cigarette (or e-cigarette), according to Wikipedia, is a “battery-powered device that provides inhaled doses of nicotine by delivering a vaporized propylene glycol/nicotine

In The News – What’s Hepatitis A and How to Avoid It

As reported by The Huffington Post this week, a McDonald’s food handler at a Milan, Illinois, restaurant was carrying the

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In The News – What’s Hepatitis A and How to Avoid It As reported by The Huffington Post this week, a McDonald’s food handler at a Milan, Illinois, restaurant was carrying the hepatitis A virus,

In The News – Michael Jackson – What is A Sudden Cardiac Arrest?

A few hours ago, pop star Michael Jackson died at age 50 after suffering a cardiac arrest. As you’ll read

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In The News – Michael Jackson – What is A Sudden Cardiac Arrest? A few hours ago, pop star Michael Jackson died at age 50 after suffering a cardiac arrest. As you’ll read in this article, there are

In the News – Hodgkin’s Disease

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A few days ago a court decision was made that ruled in favor of treating Daniel Hauser’s Hodgkin’s lymphoma, in

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In the News – Hodgkin’s Disease A few days ago a court decision was made that ruled in favor of treating Daniel Hauser’s Hodgkin’s lymphoma, in spite of his

Swine Flu – Get All The Latest News On Twitter

Seems like the flu is spreading and the news is changing constantly. We will be updating on the situation through

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Swine Flu – Get All The Latest News On Twitter Seems like the flu is spreading and the news is changing constantly. We will be updating on the situation through the @diseaseaday twitter account. If you’re