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IL State Bar Association Civil Marriage and Marijuana Vote

IL State Bar Association Civil Marriage and Marijuana Vote
The bill provides same-sex and different-sex couples equal access to status, benefits, protections, rights, and responsibilities of civil marriage. ...
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Experimental Agent Briefly Eases Depression Rapidly in Test

Experimental Agent Briefly Eases Depression Rapidly in Test
32 percent of 22 treatment-resistant depressed patients infused with ASD6765 showed clinically meaningful antidepressant response at 80 minutes after infusion. ...
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20 Percent of HIV Infected Youth Unaware of Status Until First Sexual Experience

20 Percent of HIV Infected Youth Unaware of Status Until First Sexual Experience
Roughly 20 percent of youth who have had HIV since birth did not know their HIV status when they first became sexually active, according to a study by ...
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U.S. Department of Education Releases Free Anti-Bullying Toolkit

U.S. Department of Education Releases Free Anti-Bullying Toolkit
The toolkit is designed to provide classroom teachers with the knowledge and skills to intervene in bullying behavior and to de-escalate threatening behaviors at school. ...
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Study Reveals Genomic Similarities Between Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancers

Study Reveals Genomic Similarities Between Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancers
The findings suggest that the two cancers are of similar molecular origin, which may facilitate the comparison of therapeutic data for subtypes of breast and ovarian cancers. ...
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Vaginal Delivery Safe for Head-First Births Before 32 Weeks

Vaginal Delivery Safe for Head-First Births Before 32 Weeks
New research shows that infants born to mothers attempting to deliver vaginally before the 32nd week of pregnancy are as likely to survive as those delivered by a planned cesarean. ...
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Janine Austin Clayton, M.D. Appointed Director of Research on Women’s Health

Janine Austin Clayton, M.D. Appointed Director of Research on Women’s Health
National Institutes of Health Director Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., announced Tuesday the appointment of Janine Austin Clayton, M.D., as Director for the Office of Research on Women’s ...
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52 Weeks for Women’s Health App Helps Women Identify Gender-Specific Issues

52 Weeks for Women’s Health App Helps Women Identify Gender-Specific Issues
Questions to ask health care providers, a glossary of health terms, and health screening information and links to additional information from NIH institutes and centers expand the mobile app’s offerings. ...
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NIAID Awards 14 Grants for HIV Vaccine Research

NIAID Awards 14 Grants for HIV Vaccine Research
The grants were awarded under the Innovation for HIV Vaccine Discovery initiative, which is expected to receive up to $34.8 million over the next four years. ...
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National Drug Facts Week Provides Teens with Information on the Science of Drug Abuse

National Drug Facts Week Provides Teens with Information on the Science of Drug Abuse
This week-long observance will bring together teens and scientific experts in community events across the country to discuss scientific facts about drug abuse. ...
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