Monday, October 31, 2005

Herpes - The snip could save many lives


The snip could save many lives
The South African Star (subscription), South Africa - Oct 30, 2005 in situations where the male is the insertive partner in vaginal or rectal include the use of the female diaphragm, acyclovir to suppress herpes (as herpes is

Cellegy Announces Update to Savvy Phase 3 HIV Prevention Trials
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - Oct 28, 2005 100% enrollment has been achieved in the Savvy(R) (C31G vaginal gel) Phase sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including those caused by herpes simplex virus

HEALTH CALENDAR
Kansas.com, KS - Oct 30, 2005 fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, dry eye, irritable bowel syndrome, diabetes with depression, herpes vaccine, obesity, vaginal infection, prevention of bone

Meds today, in 2000 BC surprisingly comparable
Duluth News Tribune, MN - Oct 28, 2005 There were pills and potions, rectal and vaginal suppositories, enemas, medicinally saturated to be deadlier then than now, such as herpes, which apparently

Teen sex trend matches results of national study
Fitchburg Sentinel, MA - Oct 29, 2005 "Those young people that aren't having vaginal intercourse are Childers pointed to STDs that can be transmitted during oral sex, including herpes, the Human

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Herpes - HEALTH: Reduce the risk of getting a cold sore


HEALTH: Reduce the risk of getting a cold sore
The Charlotte Observer - Oct 25 7:31 PM
Cold sores are a relatively common condition. They are not the same as canker sores. Cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus, and they're contagious. Canker sores are ulcers that occur inside the mouth and are not contagious.Save to My Web

ON NUTRITION | DR. ED BLONZ: Cold sore near mouth really tied to herpes virus, not colds
The Charlotte Observer - Oct 31 12:04 AM
Q. What can be done to prevent cold sores that appear around the mouth? Will a change in diet help? What is the connection with colds?Save to My Web

Illness Threatens Turtles in Puerto Rico
AP via Yahoo! Asia News - Oct 27 5:52 PM
A population of endangered green sea turtles is in danger of being wiped out on the Puerto Rican island of Culebra because of a tumor-causing illness, environmental officials said Thursday.Save to My Web

A package of news briefs from the Caribbean
WOAI - Oct 27 9:13 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) - The death toll from almost a week of torrential rains and flooding spawned by Tropical Storm Alpha and later storms has risen to at least 21 in Haiti and the Dominican Republic, officials said Thursday.Save to My Web

Illness Threatens Turtles in Puerto Rico
WINK TV Southwest Florida - Oct 29 12:30 PM
PONCE, Puerto Rico A population of endangered green sea turtles is in danger of being wiped out on the Puerto Rican island of Culebra because of a tumor-causing illness, environmental officials said Thursday.Save to My Web

When a lover issues sexual ultimatums
Newsweek - Oct 27 6:01 AM
What should you do when a partner is using emotional blackmail to get sex? Are there good alternatives to Viagra-type drugs? And what's the best way to disclose a sexually transmitted disease? Sexploration answers your queries. Have an intimate question? E-mail us at .Save to My Web

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Cellegy Announces Update to Savvy Phase 3 HIV Prevention Trials (Herpes)


Cellegy Announces Update to Savvy Phase 3 HIV Prevention Trials
PR Newswire (press release), NY - Oct 27, 2005 100% enrollment has been achieved in the Savvy(R) (C31G vaginal gel) Phase sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including those caused by herpes simplex virus

Stressed? That's why yeast love you
ABC Science Online, Australia - Oct 27, 2005 They also found that more patients than controls had a history of other vaginal infections such as genital warts, bacterial vaginosis and genital herpes.

Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Oct 25, 2005 PRO 2000, the Company's topical, vaginal microbicide in development for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, herpes, chlamydia and

The snip could save many lives
The South African Star (subscription), South Africa - 19 hours ago in situations where the male is the insertive partner in vaginal or rectal include the use of the female diaphragm, acyclovir to suppress herpes (as herpes is

MEDIVIR, INTERIM REPORT, 1 January 30 September 2005
Biotech Intelligence (press release), France - Oct 26, 2005 Phase II study data on the labial herpes (cold sores) indication demonstrates with early the rights to MIV-150 for topical usage in a vaginal microbicide in

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Cellegy Announces Update to Savvy Phase 3 HIV Prevention Trials (Herpes)


Cellegy Announces Update to Savvy Phase 3 HIV Prevention Trials
PR Newswire (press release), NY - Oct 27, 2005 HIV, Savvy has also shown activity that suggests protection against other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including those caused by herpes simplex virus

HEALTH CALENDAR
Kansas.com, KS - 8 hours ago formula, COPD, insomnia, epilepsy, fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, dry eye, irritable bowel syndrome, diabetes with depression, herpes vaccine, obesity

Profnet Wire: Health & Medicine: Bird Flu
Newswise (press release) - 1 hour ago 8. HEALTH: ORAL SEX AMONG TEENAGERS CAN SPREAD HERPES, CHLAMYDIA. MIKE DOMITRZ, founder of THE DATE SAFE PROJECT and an expert

Teen Births Down
ProLife Blogs - Oct 29, 2005 prevented by condoms"? I explained that genital warts and herpes and other diseases like that won't be prevented by condoms. I then

Illness threatens turtles in Puerto Rico
Seattle Post Intelligencer - Oct 27, 2005 The tumors, believed to be caused by a form the herpes virus, form internally and externally, obstructing the turtles' breathing, intestinal system and vision

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Sunday, October 30, 2005

Herpes - Cervical cancer


Cervical cancer
drkoop.com - Oct 25, 2005 depending on its severity, can resolve without treatment, particularly in young Infections with genital herpes or chronic chlamydia infections, both sexually

MEDIVIR, INTERIM REPORT, 1 January 30 September 2005
Biotech Intelligence (press release), France - Oct 26, 2005 Phase II study data on the labial herpes (cold sores) indication demonstrates with early treatment start, ME-609 can prevent the incidence of cold sores and

Meds today, in 2000 BC surprisingly comparable
Duluth News Tribune, MN - Oct 28, 2005 In fact, citizens received treatment superior to what Americans got in George diseases appear to be deadlier then than now, such as herpes, which apparently

Antigenics Reports Third Quarter 2005 Financial Results and Recent
Business Wire (press release), CA - Oct 27, 2005 type 2 (HSV-2) who have a documented history of clinically active genital herpes. with Gleevec(R) (imatinib mesylate, Novartis), for the treatment of chronic

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Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for (Herpes)


Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Oct 24, 2005 condition caused by nerve damage during a shingles, or herpes zoster, viral its innovative Gastric Retention (GR(TM)) system to develop novel oral products and

MINDY FRIEDMAN Sex on Tuesday
Daily Californian, CA - Oct 25, 2005 But protection should be a standard for all oral play There are real risks to consider: Gonorrhea, herpes, chlamydia, HPV and HIV can scamper across the bridge

Pigskin Preview
Harvard Independent (subscription), MA - 8 hours ago out on boat raids is a very "Viking" thing to do; receiving oral sex and used on several occasions at an STD clinic after allegedly giving herpes knowingly to

Teen sex trend matches results of national study
Fitchburg Sentinel, MA - Oct 29, 2005 Childers pointed to STDs that can be transmitted during oral sex, including herpes, the Human Papilloma Virus -- or HPV -- syphilis, Hepatitis B and HIV.

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Meds today, in 2000 B.C. surprisingly comparable (Herpes)


Meds today, in 2000 B.C. surprisingly comparable
The Times Leader - Oct 28 3:15 AM
CHICAGO - In the world's first cities 4,000 years ago, people came to doctors for help with much the same problems as they do today - everything from impotence, depression, tuberculosis and cancer to gluten hypersensitivity, hemorrhoids, narcolepsy and migraines.Save to My Web

Meds today, in 2000 B.C. surprisingly comparable
Macon Telegraph - Oct 28 3:06 AM
CHICAGO - In the world's first cities 4,000 years ago, people came to doctors for help with much the same problems as they do today - everything from impotence, depression, tuberculosis and cancer to gluten hypersensitivity, hemorrhoids, narcolepsy and migraines.Save to My Web

Sex Advice From Nerve.com
AskMen - Oct 27 8:41 PM
AskMen.com is committed to showcasing differing opinions and views in the world of sex. However, the opinions of the author expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily state or reflect those of AskMen.com.Save to My Web

Teen sex trend matches results of national study
Sentinel & Enterprise - Oct 29 6:43 PM
Noelle Sliney, 20, said she understands the trend among teenagers to engage in oral sex before they have sexual intercourse. "For someone to be so young, it makes more sense to have oral sex. There aren't as many risks involved," the Fitchburg State College student said.Save to My Web

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Saturday, October 29, 2005

Indevus initiates large investigation of (Herpes) sex infections


Indevus initiates large investigation of sex infections
Pharmaceutical Business Review - Indevus Pharmaceuticals has initiated an international phase III clinical trial of PRO 2000, the company's topical, vaginal microbicide under development for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections. prove effective in tackling infections such as HIV, herpes, chlamydia and gonorrhea

Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
Minnesota Daily - people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal intercourse, but that is just one more The second type of herpes is genital herpes. Genital herpes can be

Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000
Business Wire via Yahoo! - vaginal microbicide in development for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, herpes

Genital Herpes: What You Should Know
American Family Physician - Genital Herpes: What You Should Know What is genital herpes? Genital herpes (say: HER-pees) is a disease caused by a virus. It causes painful blisters on the thighs or genitals. These blisters break open and turn into sores. in the groin area. Herpes sores can cause vaginal discharge in women

'Genital Herpes: What You Should Know,' p. 1541
American Family Physician - Herpes: What You Should Know - October 15, 2005 - - American Family Physician Please note: This information was the groin area. Herpes sores can cause vaginal discharge in women.

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New variety of cholesterol striving to find its place in (Herpes) medicine


New variety of cholesterol striving to find its place in medicine
Yuma Sun - This past year my gynecologist told me I have herpes and that it is a sexually transmitted disease

Managing Herpes: What You Need to Know
Washington Times - Health _

City drops lawsuit against rabbi
New York Daily News - Yitzchok Fischer was suspected of infecting three babies with herpes while using his mouth to suck blood from the wounds

Pain be gone
New York Daily News - shingles virus is actually chickenpox, technically known as herpes zoster. It often lies dormant in the body used to treat genital herpes, although this type of herpes is unrelated

James May's cute little Honda
Telegraph - As seen on TV: The truth and nothing but the truth(Filed: 15/10/2005) Who needs the demons of power and fashion? rust, and the local youth clearly think it's about as groovy as herpes. Its shortcomings start with the nomenclature

Veridien Corporation Receives EPA Label Approval For Hepatitis A, B and C Kill Claims on Disinfectant Towelett
Business Wire via Yahoo! - These approvals now clearly distinguish the Viraguard Disinfectant Towelettes as one of the premiere disinfecting wipes in the healthcare industry. Aureus (MRSA), Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus Faecalis (VRE), Herpes Simplex-type 1 and 2, Escheria coli (E

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Antigenics Begins Phase 1 Trial of Aroplatin in Solid Tumors and B (Herpes)


Antigenics Begins Phase 1 Trial of Aroplatin in Solid Tumors and B
Business Wire (press release), CA - Oct 25, 2005 a patient-specific cancer vaccine in Phase 2 development; two liposomal cancer treatments, Aroplatin and ATRA-IV; and AG-707, a Phase 1 genital herpes program.

Money talks in race for victory
Australian, Australia - Oct 23, 2005 sense of just how desperately Bloomberg craves a second term, the tragic case of the baby boy who died last year after contracting the herpes simplex virus in

Cervical cancer vaccine raises questions
ABC Science Online, Australia - Oct 25, 2005 He says one major drug company is already looking at manufacturing a vaccine for adolescents that gives combined protection against, herpes, HPV and glandular

HEALTH CALENDAR
Kansas.com, KS - Oct 23, 2005 formula, COPD, insomnia, epilepsy, fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, dry eye, irritable bowel syndrome, diabetes with depression, herpes vaccine, obesity

Veridien Corporation Receives EPA Label Approval For Hepatitis A
Business Wire (press release), CA - Oct 27, 2005 R) liquid disinfectants, including Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA), Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus Faecalis (VRE), Herpes Simplex-type 1

Reduce the risk of getting a cold sore
Charlotte Observer, NC - Oct 25, 2005 Cold sores are a relatively common condition. They are not the same as canker sores. Cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus, and they're contagious.

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When a lover issues sexual ultimatums (Herpes)


When a lover issues sexual ultimatums
MSNBC - Oct 27 6:01 AM
What should you do when a partner is using emotional blackmail to get sex? Are there any good alternatives to Viagra-type drugs? Sexploration answers your queries.Save to My Web

UK study to test 'anti-HIV' gel
BBC News - Oct 24 6:00 PM
Thousands of African women will take part in a major UK study of a gel developed to protect against HIV.Save to My Web

Topics in Digression
Chicago Business - Oct 27 5:24 PM
OK, so this is an interesting experiment: for the first time ever, I'm writing this article sober. Ish. Also, I don't really have a lot of hearsay of what's "important" to students on campus to talk about as I've tried to use for a beginning to this column in the past.Save to My Web

Pasco High School student dies from encephalitis
Tampa Bay's 10 - Oct 28 8:42 PM
Pasco County, Florida - Friday night football isn't the same for Pasco High students. They're grieving the loss of a very special classmate. Jamie Endress died of viral encephalitis on Thursday night. Principal Pat Reedy says it's been difficult for everyone.Save to My Web

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Friday, October 28, 2005

Herpes - Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers


Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
Minnesota Daily - ral sex is supposedly a way for people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal intercourse, but that is just one more sexual lie. The first kind is oral herpes. Seventy percent of all people have this type of virus cold sores in the mouth. Oral herpes can be spread from the mouth to

Genital Herpes: What You Should Know
American Family Physician - Genital Herpes: What You Should Know What is genital herpes? Genital herpes (say: HER-pees) is a disease caused by a virus. It causes painful blisters on the thighs or genitals. These blisters break open and turn into sores. You can get genital herpes from having oral sex with someone who

'Genital Herpes: What You Should Know,' p. 1541
American Family Physician - Herpes: What You Should Know - October 15, 2005 - - American Family Physician Please note: This information was as You can get genital herpes from having oral sex with someone who

Child Advocates Urge NYC to Regulate Circumcision
Medical News Today - The move is the latest twist in a controversy that began last November when a mohel was accused of transmitting herpes to three baby boys while sucking the blood from their wounded penises using his mouth. One of the baby boys died. of a circumcision practice called metzizah b'peh (oral suction) has sparked a wave of criticism among

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Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for (Herpes)


Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Oct 24, 2005 condition caused by nerve damage during a shingles, or herpes zoster, viral its innovative Gastric Retention (GR(TM)) system to develop novel oral products and

Money talks in race for victory
Australian, Australia - Oct 23, 2005 of the baby boy who died last year after contracting the herpes simplex virus cold sore virus while undergoing metzitzah b'peh, a bizarre oral-genital suction

MEDIVIR, INTERIM REPORT, 1 January 30 September 2005
Biotech Intelligence (press release), France - Oct 26, 2005 ME-609 is a project against oral herpes run by Medivir in-house. Phase II study data on the labial herpes (cold sores) indication

The ABC s of STI s
Excalibur Online, Canada - Oct 26, 2005 important to note that when it comes to STI's, if you perform oral sex without Although genital herpes (blisters on the genitals) can usually be seen, a lot of

MINDY FRIEDMAN Sex on Tuesday
Daily Californian, CA - Oct 25, 2005 But protection should be a standard for all oral play There are real risks to consider: Gonorrhea, herpes, chlamydia, HPV and HIV can scamper across the bridge

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Herpes - Money talks in race for victory


Money talks in race for victory
The Australian - EVEN by US standards, campaign spending in the New York mayoral election race has reached levels bordering on the obscene. who died last year after contracting the herpes simplex virus in a little-known Hebrew undergoing metzitzah b'peh, a bizarre oral-genital suction practice that involves a

Genital Herpes: What You Should Know
American Family Physician - Genital Herpes: What You Should Know What is genital herpes? Genital herpes (say: HER-pees) is a disease caused by a virus. It causes painful blisters on the thighs or genitals. These blisters break open and turn into sores. You can get genital herpes from having oral sex with someone who

The Almanac: Today is Thursday, Oct. 6
Monsters and Critics - said two-thirds of adults have oral herpes, and one-third have genital herpes. In 1993, Chicago Bulls superstar Michael

Valaciclovir Appears Safe for Treatment of Herpes Simplex in Children: Presented at IDSA
Doctors Guide - regimen of valaciclovir oral suspension. ' Administration of valaciclovir oral of herpes virus infections,' he said. ' However, clinical use is limited by its low oral bioavailability

Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
Minnesota Daily - ral sex is supposedly a way for people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal intercourse, but that is just one more sexual lie. The first kind is oral herpes. Seventy percent of all people have this type of virus cold sores in the mouth. Oral herpes can be spread from the mouth to

Child Advocates Urge NYC to Regulate Circumcision
Medical News Today - The move is the latest twist in a controversy that began last November when a mohel was accused of transmitting herpes to three baby boys while sucking the blood from their wounded penises using his mouth. One of the baby boys died. of a circumcision practice called metzizah b'peh (oral suction) has sparked a wave of criticism among

Herpes

Herpes - Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000


Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 25 4:09 AM
Indevus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the initiation of a large, international Phase III clinical trial of PRO 2000, the Company's topical, vaginal microbicide in development for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, herpes, chlamydia and gonorrhea.Save to My Web

HEALTH: Reduce the risk of getting a cold sore
The Charlotte Observer - Oct 25 2:01 PM
Cold sores are a relatively common condition. They are not the same as canker sores. Cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus, and they're contagious. Canker sores are ulcers that occur inside the mouth and are not contagious.Save to My Web

Illness Threatens Turtles in Puerto Rico
Los Angeles Times - Oct 27 6:11 PM
PONCE, Puerto Rico -- A population of endangered green sea turtles is in danger of being wiped out on the Puerto Rican island of Culebra because of a tumor-causing illness, environmental officials said Thursday.Save to My Web

HEALTH: Reduce the risk of getting a cold sore
The Charlotte Observer - Oct 26 2:32 AM
Cold sores are a relatively common condition. They are not the same as canker sores. Cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus, and they're contagious. Canker sores are ulcers that occur inside the mouth and are not contagious.Save to My Web

Visualizing Value for Flamel
The Motley Fool - Oct 25 1:46 PM
Biotech investors should be laser-focused on determining which technologies are dreams, which provide value to a business, and how dreams evolve into value.Save to My Web

Human Neurons Mount Innate Immune Response During Viral Attack
Medical News Today - Oct 23 8:15 AM
Human neurons may mount an innate immune response specific to the type of viral infection say researchers from France. Their findings appear in the October 2005 issue of the Journal of Virology.Save to My Web

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Thursday, October 27, 2005

Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000


Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Oct 25, 2005 PRO 2000, the Company's topical, vaginal microbicide in development for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, herpes, chlamydia and

Cellegy Announces Update to Savvy Phase 3 HIV Prevention Trials
PR Newswire (press release), NY - 9 hours ago 100% enrollment has been achieved in the Savvy(R) (C31G vaginal gel) Phase sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including those caused by herpes simplex virus

HEALTH CALENDAR
Kansas.com, KS - Oct 23, 2005 fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, dry eye, irritable bowel syndrome, diabetes with depression, herpes vaccine, obesity, vaginal infection, prevention of bone

Cervical cancer
drkoop.com - Oct 25, 2005 are at risk of a rare form of cervical and vaginal cancer. Infections with genital herpes or chronic chlamydia infections, both sexually transmitted diseases

Herpes

Herpes - Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes


Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes
Business Wire - 707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes BIOWIRE2K NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE an effective new treatment option for millions of people suffering from genital herpes.' AG-707

Have a Question About Your Health? Visit MayoClinic.com for the Answers
PR Newswire via Yahoo! - and conditions: From acid reflux to herpes zoster, you'll find comprehensive information on hundreds when to seek medical care, screening and diagnosis, treatment and coping skills

What if I'm infected?
C-Health - Sexually Transmitted InfectionsWhat if I'm infected?If you think you might have an STI (also known as an STD), the first step is to get tested. the proper treatment, serious complications may treatment. Some STIs, such as chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis, can be cured with antibiotics. Others, like HIV, HPV, herpes

Better Safe than Sorry: Percent of STDs Infecting College Students Rising
ASU Ram Page Online - A growing number of college students are becoming infected with sexually transmitted diseases despite efforts to increase awareness about the viruses. HIV/AIDS, gonorrhea, Chlamydia and herpes are the most common diseases that affect students There is no treatment for AIDS. While symptoms take time to develop, there is no absolute

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Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000 (Herpes)


Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 25 4:09 AM
Indevus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the initiation of a large, international Phase III clinical trial of PRO 2000, the Company's topical, vaginal microbicide in development for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, herpes, chlamydia and gonorrhea.Save to My Web

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Ranbaxy pins hopes on new drugs (Herpes)


Ranbaxy pins hopes on new drugs
Sify, India - Oct 21, 2005 GlaxoSmithKline Plc in the US to sell generic versions of Valtrex herpes drug as talks with Roche Holding AG on licensing its bird influenza treatment Tamiflu.

Antigenics Reports Third Quarter 2005 Financial Results and Recent
Business Wire (press release), CA - 1 hour ago type 2 (HSV-2) who have a documented history of clinically active genital herpes. with Gleevec(R) (imatinib mesylate, Novartis), for the treatment of chronic

Seminar spotlights tests for cancer-causing virus
The Register-Guard, Oregon - 17 hours ago diagnostics is driving the latest advances in the diagnosis and treatment of HSV of Washington, also spoke at the seminar about the genital herpes epidemic.

Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - Oct 25, 2005 been shown to be active against other STD pathogens such as herpes, chlamydia, and the once-daily formulation of SANCTURA, NEBIDO(R) for the treatment of male

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Wednesday, October 26, 2005

Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for Gabapentin GR(TM) (Herpes)


Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for Gabapentin GR(TM)
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 24 5:00 AM
Depomed, Inc. today announced that it has completed enrollment for the Phase II clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of its Gabapentin extended release tablets to treat patients with postherpetic neuralgia, a long-lasting pain condition associated with nerve damage from herpes zoster, or shingles, infection.Save to My Web

nair down there
AskMen - Oct 25 8:08 PM
I read an article on AskMen.com about article about alternatives to shaving your genitals. Can Nair cause permanent damage if I have no allergic reactions to it elsewhere on my body? Will I become sterile or will my balls fall off? I'm too scared to try it without asking someone.Save to My Web

Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for Gabapentin GR(TM)
RedNova - Oct 24 9:10 AM
Depomed, Inc.Save to My Web

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MEDIVIR, INTERIM REPORT, 1 January 30 September 2005 (Herpes)


MEDIVIR, INTERIM REPORT, 1 January 30 September 2005
Biotech Intelligence (press release), France - 6 hours ago Phase II study data on the labial herpes (cold sores) indication demonstrates with early the rights to MIV-150 for topical usage in a vaginal microbicide in

Sexual health & women
The Appalachian Online - Oct 20, 2005 Vaginal discharge test is free to detect trichinosis, yeast and bacterial vaginosis. Herpes test are available when visible sores are present.

HEALTH CALENDAR
Kansas.com, KS - Oct 23, 2005 fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, dry eye, irritable bowel syndrome, diabetes with depression, herpes vaccine, obesity, vaginal infection, prevention of bone

Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
Minnesota Daily, MN - Oct 20, 2005 Oral sex is supposedly a way for people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal The biggest risk for unprotected oral sex is herpes, Dorman said

Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Oct 25, 2005 PRO 2000, the Company's topical, vaginal microbicide in development for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, herpes, chlamydia and

Cervical cancer
drkoop.com - Oct 25, 2005 are at risk of a rare form of cervical and vaginal cancer. Infections with genital herpes or chronic chlamydia infections, both sexually transmitted diseases

Herpes

Herpes - Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000


Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 25 4:09 AM
Indevus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the initiation of a large, international Phase III clinical trial of PRO 2000, the Company's topical, vaginal microbicide in development for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, herpes, chlamydia and gonorrhea.Save to My Web

Sexual health & women
The Appalachian Online - Oct 20 11:41 AM
There are many ways to be sexually healthy in Boone: just know what organizations are there to help. The prevalence of sexually transmitted diseases and unexpected pregnancies make sexual health knowledge a top priority.Save to My Web

[Campus] Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
The Minnesota Daily - Oct 20 9:58 PM
Oral sex is supposedly a way for people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal intercourse, but that is just one more sexual lie.Save to My Web

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Tuesday, October 25, 2005

Herpes - Greg Cote | A minor gripe about Vick's hype


Greg Cote | A minor gripe about Vick's hype
Miami Herald - Oct 21 2:48 AM
The time to brace for the onslaught is growing short. Hurricane Wilma? That, too. But I meant Michael Vick on Monday Night Football. It is the ultimate marriage: the most overhyped player in the NFL on the national stage that -- short of a Super Bowl -- best feeds the ego and puts a rush-job on the legend making.Save to My Web

Tips from the Journals of the American Society for Microbiology
EurekAlert! - Oct 20 11:41 AM
Researchers from Colorado have identified a new topical antibiotic that may inhibit skin infections in humans. Their findings appear in the October 2005 issue of the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.Save to My Web

STD vaccines in works -- for kids
Women's Cancer Network - Oct 21 10:50 AM
CHICAGO -- A wave of experimental vaccines against sexually transmitted diseases could revolutionize the prevention of such infections during the next few years, but there's a catch: The shots likely work best when given to children as young as 11.Save to My Web

Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for Gabapentin GR(TM)
RedNova - Oct 24 9:10 AM
Depomed, Inc.Save to My Web

Cheating an American Epidemic
[Press Release] PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 21 6:17 AM
Almost every popular television show like Desperate Housewives and all the soaps on during the day glamorize infidelity to millions of American and international viewers. It is no wonder that more than 62% of couples surveyed have admitted to cheating on their significant other.Save to My Web

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Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for Gabapentin GR(TM) (Herpes)


Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for Gabapentin GR(TM)
RedNova - Oct 24 9:10 AM
Depomed, Inc.Save to My Web

Talking about the birds and the bees on UF lawn
Gainesville Sun - Oct 20 3:17 AM
University of Florida sophomore Pansy Uberoi, right, a member of Voices for Planned Parenthood, passes out condoms and flyers Wednesday for an abortion debate to passers-by as part of Sex on the Lawn at the Reitz Union north lawn.Save to My Web

Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for Gabapentin GR(TM)
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 24 5:00 AM
Depomed, Inc. today announced that it has completed enrollment for the Phase II clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of its Gabapentin extended release tablets to treat patients with postherpetic neuralgia, a long-lasting pain condition associated with nerve damage from herpes zoster, or shingles, infection.Save to My Web

Eminem; Kid Rock : Motor Suburb Madhouse
The Village Voice - Oct 25 3:36 PM
Eminem's Marshall Mathers LP by Chuck EddySave to My Web

Viral infections and bacterial infections: What's the difference?
Mayo Clinic - Oct 20 10:53 PM
What's the difference between a viral infection and a bacterial infection? Are they both contagious? Simply put, viruses cause viral infections, and bacteria cause bacterial infections. But they're also different in other ways.Save to My Web

Visualizing Value for Flamel
The Motley Fool - Oct 25 1:46 PM
Biotech investors should be laser-focused on determining which technologies are dreams, which provide value to a business, and how dreams evolve into value.Save to My Web

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Sexual health & women (Herpes)


Sexual health & women
The Appalachian Online - Oct 20 11:41 AM
There are many ways to be sexually healthy in Boone: just know what organizations are there to help. The prevalence of sexually transmitted diseases and unexpected pregnancies make sexual health knowledge a top priority.Save to My Web

Commercial Insight: Herpes and Respiratory Antivirals - Leaders Rise and Fall
Pharmaceutical Business Review - Oct 19 6:27 PM
Introduction Within the herpes and respiratory antiviral subcategory HSV/VZV products have been key growth drivers, accounting for 77% of a market worth $2,190m in 2004. Despite lost of US branded Valtrex in 2009, the continued uptake of flu and post-transplant CMV antivirals along with the anticipated launch of first-in-class RSV antiviral, A-60444 will to some extent offset revenue loss by 2014.Save to My Web

Prairie Spy
New York Mills Herald - Oct 20 9:30 AM
They're all grown up and gone now, but The Young Girls-my daughters-will always be teenagers. That's what I remember them as the most. Diaper stage-who wants to remember that? Terrible twos, same thing. Nope. Teenagers are the most memorable.Save to My Web

Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for Gabapentin GR(TM)
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 24 5:00 AM
Depomed, Inc. today announced that it has completed enrollment for the Phase II clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of its Gabapentin extended release tablets to treat patients with postherpetic neuralgia, a long-lasting pain condition associated with nerve damage from herpes zoster, or shingles, infection.Save to My Web

Depomed Completes Enrollment for Phase II Clinical Trial for Gabapentin GR(TM)
RedNova - Oct 24 9:10 AM
Depomed, Inc.Save to My Web

NPS Pharmaceuticals to Promote Allergan's RESTASIS(R) to Rheumatologists in the United States
[Press Release] PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 24 6:00 AM
NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that it has executed an agreement with Allergan, Inc. to promote RESTASIS , the first and currently only prescription eye drop to increase tear production in patients with chronic dry eye disease , a common condition characterized by insufficient tear production to lubricate the eye.Save to My Web

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Sexual health & women (Herpes)


Sexual health & women
The Appalachian Online - Oct 20 11:41 AM
There are many ways to be sexually healthy in Boone: just know what organizations are there to help. The prevalence of sexually transmitted diseases and unexpected pregnancies make sexual health knowledge a top priority.Save to My Web

Indevus Announces Initiation of Phase III Trial of PRO 2000
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 25 4:09 AM
Indevus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the initiation of a large, international Phase III clinical trial of PRO 2000, the Company's topical, vaginal microbicide in development for the prevention of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, herpes, chlamydia and gonorrhea.Save to My Web

[Campus] Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
The Minnesota Daily - Oct 20 9:58 PM
Oral sex is supposedly a way for people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal intercourse, but that is just one more sexual lie.Save to My Web

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Monday, October 24, 2005

Herpes - Valaciclovir Appears Safe for Treatment of Herpes Simplex in Children: Presented at IDSA


Valaciclovir Appears Safe for Treatment of Herpes Simplex in Children: Presented at IDSA
Doctors Guide - effectiveness in treating adults with herpes infection. ' Herpes simplex virus can result in a variety Acyclovir is effective in the management of herpes virus infections,' he said

Shingles vaccine
News 8 Austin - Shingles, also known as herpes zoster, is caused by reactivation of the virus that causes chickenpox infection has run its course, the virus is not eliminated; rather, it retreats

FedEx Plane Crashes in Winnipeg
580 CFRA - FedEx Plane Crashes in Winnipeg A female pilot was killed after a FedEx cargo plane crashed in Winnipeg. The Cessna was carrying frozen influenza and herpes virus from Manitoba to Ontario when it went down.

Genital Herpes: A Review
American Family Physician - 8 pages /175 KB). Genital herpes simplex virus infection is a recurrent, lifelong disease with no cure but rates vary greatly. Genital herpes simplex virus type 2 recurs six times

Cargo plane carrying small amounts of viruses crashes in Winnipeg, killing pilot WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- A cargo
WSVN-TV - Send it to . What consumer battle are you fighting? Maybe Howard can help! A cargo plane carrying small amounts of flu virus crashed on railway tracks near Winnipeg's city center samples of frozen influenza and herpes viruses were destroyed in the crash

Herpes 'could control' mice plagues
The Australian - A GENETICALLY engineered herpes virus could help control plagues of wild mice, researchers said today Our studies suggest the virus is species specific in that it will not affect

Herpes

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) (Herpes)


Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
KidsHealth.org via Yahoo! News - Oct 18 5:00 PM
Cytomegalovirus (CMV), a member of the herpes virus family, is a very common infection and most healthy people, especially children, who have a CMV infection will have few, if any, symptoms. It is found all over the world, and it usually causes no symptoms, especially in healthy children. In the United States, 1% of infants are infected before birth. After their first birthday, children tend to Save to My Web

Sexual health & women
The Appalachian Online - Oct 20 11:41 AM
There are many ways to be sexually healthy in Boone: just know what organizations are there to help. The prevalence of sexually transmitted diseases and unexpected pregnancies make sexual health knowledge a top priority.Save to My Web

[Campus] Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
The Minnesota Daily - Oct 20 9:58 PM
Oral sex is supposedly a way for people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal intercourse, but that is just one more sexual lie.Save to My Web

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Tips from the (Herpes) Journals of the American Society for Microbiology


Tips from the Journals of the American Society for Microbiology
EurekAlert! - Oct 20 11:41 AM
Researchers from Colorado have identified a new topical antibiotic that may inhibit skin infections in humans. Their findings appear in the October 2005 issue of the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.Save to My Web

Commercial Insight: Herpes and Respiratory Antivirals - Leaders Rise and Fall
Pharmaceutical Business Review - Oct 19 6:27 PM
Introduction Within the herpes and respiratory antiviral subcategory HSV/VZV products have been key growth drivers, accounting for 77% of a market worth $2,190m in 2004. Despite lost of US branded Valtrex in 2009, the continued uptake of flu and post-transplant CMV antivirals along with the anticipated launch of first-in-class RSV antiviral, A-60444 will to some extent offset revenue loss by 2014.Save to My Web

NPS Pharmaceuticals to Promote Allergan's RESTASIS(R) to Rheumatologists in the United States
[Press Release] PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 24 6:00 AM
NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that it has executed an agreement with Allergan, Inc. to promote RESTASIS , the first and currently only prescription eye drop to increase tear production in patients with chronic dry eye disease , a common condition characterized by insufficient tear production to lubricate the eye.Save to My Web

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
KidsHealth.org via Yahoo! News - Oct 18 5:00 PM
Cytomegalovirus (CMV), a member of the herpes virus family, is a very common infection and most healthy people, especially children, who have a CMV infection will have few, if any, symptoms. It is found all over the world, and it usually causes no symptoms, especially in healthy children. In the United States, 1% of infants are infected before birth. After their first birthday, children tend to Save to My Web

Herpes

Sunday, October 23, 2005

Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine (Herpes) for Genital Herpes


Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 18 4:00 AM
Antigenics Inc. today announced that it has initiated a multicenter Phase 1 clinical trial of AG-707, its next-generation therapeutic vaccine for genital herpes. The study will evaluate the safety of and immune response to AG-707 in patients with herpes simplex virus type 2 , an infection affecting one in five Americans over the age of 12.Save to My Web

AlphaVax Announces Support of Senator Richard Burr's Legislation
[Press Release] PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 21 1:52 PM
AlphaVax, a North Carolina-based vaccine company developing products for infectious diseases, biodefense and cancer, today announced its support of S. 1873, legislation introduced this week by U.S.Save to My Web

Chicken pox spreading in labour camps
Khaleej Times - Oct 23 8:53 PM
DUBAI The inmates of a number of labour camps in the emirate are facing a chicken pox threat. Chicken pox, a highly infectious disease, is reported to be spreading in labour camps in Al Quoz and Sonapur.Save to My Web

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
KidsHealth.org via Yahoo! News - Oct 18 5:00 PM
Cytomegalovirus (CMV), a member of the herpes virus family, is a very common infection and most healthy people, especially children, who have a CMV infection will have few, if any, symptoms. It is found all over the world, and it usually causes no symptoms, especially in healthy children. In the United States, 1% of infants are infected before birth. After their first birthday, children tend to Save to My Web

Good to know
Monterey County Herald - Oct 21 3:03 AM
Research conducted at the University of Buffalo found that only children were more likely to suffer from high blood pressure and die of heart disease when compared to children with siblings. It is theorized that parents may place higher expectations on an only child, which may lead to hypertension.Save to My Web

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Maryland Virus Center Announces Third International Partner (Herpes)


Maryland Virus Center Announces Third International Partner
630 WMAL - BALTIMORE (AP) - A virus research institute at a Mexican university will become the third to align the Mexican institute, said AIDS, herpes, and hepatitis are among the diseases

Better Safe than Sorry: Percent of STDs Infecting College Students Rising
ASU Ram Page Online - A growing number of college students are becoming infected with sexually transmitted diseases despite efforts to increase awareness about the viruses. herpes are the most common diseases that affect students. AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) is a disease caused by the HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) virus HIV virus damages

City drops lawsuit against rabbi
New York Daily News - City drops lawsuit against rabbi Tuesday, October 18th, 2005 Amid pressure from the ultra-Orthodox rabbis, the Bloomberg administration has dropped a lawsuit that sought to protect babies from a deadly virus. of infecting three babies with herpes while using his mouth to suck

Cargo plane carrying small amounts of viruses crashes in Winnipeg, killing pilot WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- A cargo
WSVN-TV - Send it to . What consumer battle are you fighting? Maybe Howard can help! A cargo plane carrying small amounts of flu virus crashed on railway tracks near Winnipeg's city center samples of frozen influenza and herpes viruses were destroyed in the crash

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'Genital Herpes: What You Should Know,' p. 1541 (Herpes)


'Genital Herpes: What You Should Know,' p. 1541
American Family Physician - Herpes: What You Should Know - October 15, 2005 - - American Family Physician Please note: This information was the groin area. Herpes sores can cause vaginal discharge in women.

Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection
News-Medical.Net - The silicone vaginal ring steadily releases aciclovir: a treatment for genital herpes. It is known that women with genital herpes are at increased risk of HIV

Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
Minnesota Daily - people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal intercourse, but that is just one more The second type of herpes is genital herpes. Genital herpes can be

Starpharma receives $20.3 million from NIH
Pharmaceutical Business Review - 3 Oct 2005, 16:42 GMT - VivaGel has already been successfully tested in a number of studies including a phase I human safety trial. VivaGel, a vaginal microbicide against sexually vaginal topical microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs during intercourse, including HIV and genital herpes

Genital Herpes: What You Should Know
American Family Physician - Genital Herpes: What You Should Know What is genital herpes? Genital herpes (say: HER-pees) is a disease caused by a virus. It causes painful blisters on the thighs or genitals. These blisters break open and turn into sores. in the groin area. Herpes sores can cause vaginal discharge in women


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A tough cross to bear (Herpes)


A tough cross to bear
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel - Oct 18 12:21 PM
(KRT) - Q: I am a Jewish man who has been dating a very nice - and hot - born-again Christian woman. We realize we'll never marry due to our cultural differences, but we are having a good time just the same. We haven't had sex, but I believe that both our Gods will approve when the time is right.Save to My Web

Greg Cote | A minor gripe about Vick's hype
Miami Herald - Oct 21 2:48 AM
The time to brace for the onslaught is growing short. Hurricane Wilma? That, too. But I meant Michael Vick on Monday Night Football. It is the ultimate marriage: the most overhyped player in the NFL on the national stage that -- short of a Super Bowl -- best feeds the ego and puts a rush-job on the legend making.Save to My Web

AlphaVax Announces Support of Senator Richard Burr's Legislation
[Press Release] PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 21 1:52 PM
AlphaVax, a North Carolina-based vaccine company developing products for infectious diseases, biodefense and cancer, today announced its support of S. 1873, legislation introduced this week by U.S.Save to My Web

Tips from the Journals of the American Society for Microbiology
EurekAlert! - Oct 20 11:41 AM
Researchers from Colorado have identified a new topical antibiotic that may inhibit skin infections in humans. Their findings appear in the October 2005 issue of the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.Save to My Web

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
KidsHealth.org via Yahoo! News - Oct 18 5:00 PM
Cytomegalovirus (CMV), a member of the herpes virus family, is a very common infection and most healthy people, especially children, who have a CMV infection will have few, if any, symptoms. It is found all over the world, and it usually causes no symptoms, especially in healthy children. In the United States, 1% of infants are infected before birth. After their first birthday, children tend to Save to My Web

Herpes

Saturday, October 22, 2005

Cargo plane crashes in Winnipeg, killing (Herpes) pilot


Cargo plane crashes in Winnipeg, killing pilot
Globe and Mail - was carrying small amounts of frozen influenza and herpes viruses, the samples were destroyed in the crash and six half-millilitre vials of virus samples being sent to Thunder Bay

Makeup testers can be bacteria breeding grounds
Springfield News-Leader - herpes, said Jo Howard, an instructor and manager of Missouri College of Esthetics in Springfield. The worst-case scenario would involve someone who is infected with the virus

Genital Herpes: What You Should Know
American Family Physician - Genital Herpes: What You Should Know What is genital herpes? Genital herpes (say: HER-pees) is a disease caused by a virus. It causes painful blisters on the thighs or genitals. These blisters break open and turn into sores. If you have herpes, you can spread the virus to other people

Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes
Business Wire - Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes BIOWIRE2K NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 707 in patients with herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2), an

Better Safe than Sorry: Percent of STDs Infecting College Students Rising
ASU Ram Page Online - A growing number of college students are becoming infected with sexually transmitted diseases despite efforts to increase awareness about the viruses. herpes are the most common diseases that affect students. AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) is a disease caused by the HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) virus HIV virus damages

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Celebrating Failure (Herpes)


Celebrating Failure
American Daily - reviled by earlier generations - especially oral sex - were becoming far more acceptable any of these reporters suffering from infertility, herpes outbreaks, or cervical cancer

'Genital Herpes: What You Should Know,' p. 1541
American Family Physician - Herpes: What You Should Know - October 15, 2005 - - American Family Physician Please note: This information was as You can get genital herpes from having oral sex with someone who

Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
Minnesota Daily - ral sex is supposedly a way for people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal intercourse, but that is just one more sexual lie. The first kind is oral herpes. Seventy percent of all people have this type of virus cold sores in the mouth. Oral herpes can be spread from the mouth to

Child Advocates Urge NYC to Regulate Circumcision
Medical News Today - The move is the latest twist in a controversy that began last November when a mohel was accused of transmitting herpes to three baby boys while sucking the blood from their wounded penises using his mouth. One of the baby boys died. of a circumcision practice called metzizah b'peh (oral suction) has sparked a wave of criticism among

Oral report: Most teens have done it
Daily Pennsylvanian - More than half of America's teenagers 15 to 19 years old have engaged in oral sex -- including one in four who have never had actual intercourse, concluded a report released by the National Center for Health Statistics. of the report. Oral sex has been linked to gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, herpes and in some

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Herpes - Viral infections and bacterial infections: What's the difference?


Viral infections and bacterial infections: What's the difference?
Mayo Clinic - Oct 20 10:53 PM
What's the difference between a viral infection and a bacterial infection? Are they both contagious? Simply put, viruses cause viral infections, and bacteria cause bacterial infections. But they're also different in other ways.Save to My Web

Injected into a Controversy
RedNova - Oct 20 4:34 AM
By Rita Rubin much-anticipated vaccine against cervical cancer could be on the market as soon as next year. But a number of questions remain about who should be immunized.Save to My Web

Tips from the Journals of the American Society for Microbiology
EurekAlert! - Oct 20 11:41 AM
Researchers from Colorado have identified a new topical antibiotic that may inhibit skin infections in humans. Their findings appear in the October 2005 issue of the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.Save to My Web

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
KidsHealth.org via Yahoo! News - Oct 18 5:00 PM
Cytomegalovirus (CMV), a member of the herpes virus family, is a very common infection and most healthy people, especially children, who have a CMV infection will have few, if any, symptoms. It is found all over the world, and it usually causes no symptoms, especially in healthy children. In the United States, 1% of infants are infected before birth. After their first birthday, children tend to Save to My Web

Good to know
Monterey County Herald - Oct 21 3:03 AM
Research conducted at the University of Buffalo found that only children were more likely to suffer from high blood pressure and die of heart disease when compared to children with siblings. It is theorized that parents may place higher expectations on an only child, which may lead to hypertension.Save to My Web

Herpes

Sexual health (Herpes) & women


Sexual health & women
The Appalachian Online - Oct 20 11:41 AM
There are many ways to be sexually healthy in Boone: just know what organizations are there to help. The prevalence of sexually transmitted diseases and unexpected pregnancies make sexual health knowledge a top priority.Save to My Web

[Campus] Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
The Minnesota Daily - Oct 20 9:58 PM
Oral sex is supposedly a way for people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal intercourse, but that is just one more sexual lie.Save to My Web

Science and Society: The Challanges
Ghanaweb.com - Oct 17 10:56 PM
The time for beautiful statistics on diseases, expensive conferences at plush hotels, and donor-driven development should be over.Save to My Web

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
KidsHealth.org via Yahoo! News - Oct 18 5:00 PM
Cytomegalovirus (CMV), a member of the herpes virus family, is a very common infection and most healthy people, especially children, who have a CMV infection will have few, if any, symptoms. It is found all over the world, and it usually causes no symptoms, especially in healthy children. In the United States, 1% of infants are infected before birth. After their first birthday, children tend to Save to My Web

Herpes

Friday, October 21, 2005

Herpes - Celebrating Failure


Celebrating Failure
American Daily - Are any of these reporters suffering from infertility, herpes outbreaks, or cervical cancer

Pilot killed in Winnipeg plane crash
CNEWS - plane was carrying small amounts of frozen influenza and herpes viruses, the samples were destroyed in the crash and

Antigenics commences early trial of herpes drug
Pharmaceutical Business Review - of AG-707, its next-generation therapeutic vaccine for genital herpes. 19 Oct 2005, 17:22 GMT - The up to 84 patients with herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2

Routine Vaccination with Meningococcal Vaccine Not Recommended: Presented at AAFP
Doctors Guide - Temte said that varicella vaccination to prevent herpes zoster illness is not recommended in any group due to lack of

James May's cute little Honda
Telegraph - As seen on TV: The truth and nothing but the truth(Filed: 15/10/2005) Who needs the demons of power and fashion? rust, and the local youth clearly think it's about as groovy as herpes. Its shortcomings start with the nomenclature

Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes
Business Wire - October 18, 2005 07:00 AM US Eastern Timezone Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes BIOWIRE2K NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2005--Antigenics Inc. ( its next-generation therapeutic vaccine for genital herpes. The study will evaluate

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Herpes - Sexual health & women


Sexual health & women
The Appalachian Online - Oct 20, 2005 Vaginal discharge test is free to detect trichinosis, yeast and bacterial vaginosis. Herpes test are available when visible sores are present.

HEALTH CALENDAR
Kansas.com, KS - Oct 16, 2005 fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, dry eye, irritable bowel syndrome, diabetes with depression, herpes vaccine, obesity, vaginal infection, prevention of bone

Boynton says students unaware of oral sex dangers
Minnesota Daily, MN - 20 hours ago Oral sex is supposedly a way for people to experience sex without the risks of vaginal or anal The biggest risk for unprotected oral sex is herpes, Dorman said

STDs: Myth-Understanding
Windy city Media Group, IL - Oct 19, 2005 best ways to protect yourself are: not getting semen or vaginal secretions in Other STDs, such as gonorrhea and herpes, can be easily transmitted through oral

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Herpes - Genital Herpes: What You Should Know


Genital Herpes: What You Should Know
American Family Physician - Genital Herpes: What You Should Know What is genital herpes? Genital herpes (say: HER-pees) is a disease caused by a virus. It causes painful blisters on the thighs or genitals. These blisters break open and turn into sores. in the groin area. Herpes sores can cause vaginal discharge in women

'Genital Herpes: What You Should Know,' p. 1541
American Family Physician - Herpes: What You Should Know - October 15, 2005 - - American Family Physician Please note: This information was the groin area. Herpes sores can cause vaginal discharge in women.

Starpharma receives $20.3 million from NIH
Pharmaceutical Business Review - 3 Oct 2005, 16:42 GMT - VivaGel has already been successfully tested in a number of studies including a phase I human safety trial. VivaGel, a vaginal microbicide against sexually vaginal topical microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs during intercourse, including HIV and genital herpes

Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection
News-Medical.Net - The silicone vaginal ring steadily releases aciclovir: a treatment for genital herpes. It is known that women with genital herpes are at increased risk of HIV


Herpes

Thursday, October 20, 2005

HEALTH CALENDAR (Herpes)


HEALTH CALENDAR
Kansas.com, KS - Oct 16, 2005 formula, COPD, insomnia, epilepsy, fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, dry eye, irritable bowel syndrome, diabetes with depression, herpes vaccine, obesity

Best Party Ever
The Portland Mercury, OR - 19 hours ago (It should be noted at this point that Ms. Argento does NOT have herpes, and any accusations made to the contrary in the following piece are COMPLETELY UNTRUE

Talking about the birds and the bees on UF lawn
Gainesville Sun, FL - Oct 20, 2005 cases of sexually transmitted diseases occur among teenagers and adults in their 20s, and one of four students on any college campus has genital herpes, or HPV

Raffi gone raunchy: Stephen Lynch sings children's songs with
GW Hatchet (subscription), D.C. - Oct 19, 2005 hear.". Topics range from love songs (about herpes) to lullabies (on why mommy left us) to killing kittens (no explanation needed).

Sexual health & women
The Appalachian Online - 16 hours ago Herpes requires a swab of the infected sight and is free. These are the four most common STDs. Herpes test are available when visible sores are present.

AlphaVax Announces $3.3 Million Grant Award to Develop a Smallpox
Yahoo! News (press release) - Oct 19, 2005 AlphaVax is working with a number of academic and industry partners on vaccines for important diseases like herpes and human papilloma virus (the principal

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Case Report: Occupationally Related Recurrent (Herpes) Varicella (Chickenpox) in a Hospital Nurse


Case Report: Occupationally Related Recurrent Varicella (Chickenpox) in a Hospital Nurse
Environmental Health Perspectives - accepted outcomes of varicella-zoster virus (VZV) infections include chickenpox (primary) and a paraparesis patient, who had herpes zoster during hospitalization in August 2002

Makeup testers can be bacteria breeding grounds
Springfield News-Leader - herpes, said Jo Howard, an instructor and manager of Missouri College of Esthetics in Springfield. The worst-case scenario would involve someone who is infected with the virus

Health Tip: Cold Sores Can Be Treated
ABCNEWS.com - Transmitted Diseases: What's Your Risk? Herpes: What Everyone Should Know (HealthDay News) -- Cold sores mouth caused by the herpes simplex virus -- can be embarrassing, but the

Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes
Business Wire - Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes BIOWIRE2K NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 707 in patients with herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2), an

Cargo plane crashes in Winnipeg, killing pilot
Globe and Mail - was carrying small amounts of frozen influenza and herpes viruses, the samples were destroyed in the crash and six half-millilitre vials of virus samples being sent to Thunder Bay

The Captain's Log:
The Dartmouth - The nice folks over in Parkhurst do well to inundate us with many warnings about the plagues and scourges which accost freshmen and upperclassmen alike. Steinbeck called the 'virus of restlessness' an virus. I'll extend the metaphor. Living in the town of Hanover gives you a type of Cabin Fever not unlike living with herpes

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Herpes - Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection


Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection
News-Medical.Net - The silicone vaginal ring steadily releases aciclovir: a treatment for genital herpes. It is known that women with genital herpes are at increased risk of HIV

Starpharma receives $20.3 million from NIH
Pharmaceutical Business Review - 3 Oct 2005, 16:42 GMT - VivaGel has already been successfully tested in a number of studies including a phase I human safety trial. VivaGel, a vaginal microbicide against sexually vaginal topical microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs during intercourse, including HIV and genital herpes

'Genital Herpes: What You Should Know,' p. 1541
American Family Physician - Herpes: What You Should Know - October 15, 2005 - - American Family Physician Please note: This information was the groin area. Herpes sores can cause vaginal discharge in women.

Genital Herpes: What You Should Know
American Family Physician - Genital Herpes: What You Should Know What is genital herpes? Genital herpes (say: HER-pees) is a disease caused by a virus. It causes painful blisters on the thighs or genitals. These blisters break open and turn into sores. in the groin area. Herpes sores can cause vaginal discharge in women


Herpes

Wednesday, October 19, 2005

Oral sex (Herpes) and risk: Here, the facts


Oral sex and risk: Here, the facts
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel - Oct 14 5:50 AM
(KRT) - If you want to get paranoid about teenage debauchery, just Google the term "rainbow party." You'll read that gaggles of girls, each sporting a different color of lipstick, gather regularly to take turns giving some boy oral sex.Save to My Web

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
KidsHealth.org via Yahoo! News - Oct 18 5:00 PM
Cytomegalovirus (CMV), a member of the herpes virus family, is a very common infection and most healthy people, especially children, who have a CMV infection will have few, if any, symptoms. It is found all over the world, and it usually causes no symptoms, especially in healthy children. In the United States, 1% of infants are infected before birth. After their first birthday, children tend to Save to My Web

Science and Society: The Challanges
Ghanaweb.com - Oct 17 10:56 PM
The time for beautiful statistics on diseases, expensive conferences at plush hotels, and donor-driven development should be over.Save to My Web

Little progress in stemming STDs
Women's Cancer Network - Oct 14 3:20 PM
Despite all the safe sex messages, there has been little progress in stemming the spread of sexually transmitted diseases in the United States. STDs like chlamydia and herpes are more common than ever, and doctors are now starting to see a couple of new or previously unrecognized infections.Save to My Web

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Herpes - KILLER FLU RECREATED


KILLER FLU RECREATED
Mobile Register, AL - Oct 13, 2005 pandemic. Although Tumpey studied the herpes simplex virus during his lab time at the school, he never lost interest in the flu.

Shingles: Painful virus isn't just an old person's disease
Evansville Courier & Press (subscription), IN - Oct 16, 2005 not fully understood, the virus can become reactivated after a long period, sometimes decades. When that happens, you have shingles, also called herpes zoster.

Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Oct 18, 2005 The study will evaluate the safety of and immune response to AG-707 in patients with herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2), an infection affecting one in five

HEALTH CALENDAR
Kansas.com, KS - Oct 16, 2005 dry eye, irritable bowel syndrome, diabetes with depression, herpes vaccine, obesity, vaginal depression, congestive heart failure, West Nile virus, HIV, renal

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STDs: Myth-Understanding (Herpes)


STDs: Myth-Understanding
Windy city Media Group, IL - 4 hours ago Other STDs, such as gonorrhea and herpes, can be easily transmitted through oral sex, though. . Myth: Drug cocktails help everyone with HIV/AIDS.

Weightless space travel may suppress immune system
New Scientist (subscription), UK - Oct 14, 2005 in check. But in space, some of these viruses, such as herpes and Epstein-Barr, can reactivate and cause disease. Making matters

Antigenics Appoints Jill M. Forrest as Vice President of Marketing
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Oct 13, 2005 specific cancer vaccine in Phase 2 development; two liposomal cancer treatments, Aroplatin(TM) and ATRA-IV; and AG-702/AG-707, a Phase 1 genital herpes program

CA board balks at horse center sale
Columbia Flier, MD - Oct 13, 2005 The center gained attention last spring, when an outbreak there of equine herpes virus killed six horses and forced the center to close for several weeks under

Making Deals in the Biotech World
Biotech Sweden, Sweden - Oct 13, 2005 development. It s called thinking ahead, he explains. Five years ago Medivir was solely focused on herpes and HIV research. Now

Sexual health figures show teen HIV tests
Blackpool Today, UK - Oct 15, 2005 by warts. There was one case of herpes. It has not been revealed if any of the 36 under-16s tested positive for HIV. Judith Mills

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Herpes - Antigenics Appoints Jill M. Forrest as Vice President of Marketing and Sales


Antigenics Appoints Jill M. Forrest as Vice President of Marketing and Sales
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 13 4:00 AM
Antigenics Inc. today announced that Jill M. Forrest has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president of marketing and sales. In this role, Ms. Forrest will be responsible for leading all precommercial and commercialization activities in preparation for the launch of Oncophage and other late-stage product candidates.Save to My Web

Antigenics Appoints Jill M. Forrest As Vice President of Marketing and Sales
RedNova - Oct 13 8:34 AM
Antigenics Inc. (NASDAQ: AGEN) today announced that Jill M. Forrest has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president of marketing and sales. In this role, Ms.Save to My Web

Palestinian Cabinet Issues Medical Report on Arafat's Death, Cause Still Unknown
RedNova - Oct 15 11:17 AM
"Text" of a Palestinian National Authority cabinet statement on 12 October 2005 on the study by the PNA fact-finding committee of the medical file of the late PNA President Yasir Arafat and on the medical report signed by Dr B. Pats of Percy Military Hospital in France.Save to My Web

Cold Sores ... Not a Trivial Matter
RedNova - Oct 16 2:32 AM
By Milligan, Michael L Each year, 150 million people in the United States (one-third of the population) suffer from the pain and embarrassment of cold sores.Save to My Web

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
KidsHealth.org via Yahoo! News - Oct 18 5:00 PM
Cytomegalovirus (CMV), a member of the herpes virus family, is a very common infection and most healthy people, especially children, who have a CMV infection will have few, if any, symptoms. It is found all over the world, and it usually causes no symptoms, especially in healthy children. In the United States, 1% of infants are infected before birth. After their first birthday, children tend to Save to My Web

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Tuesday, October 18, 2005

Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes (Herpes)


Antigenics Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of AG-707 Therapeutic Vaccine for Genital Herpes
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 18 4:00 AM
Antigenics Inc. today announced that it has initiated a multicenter Phase 1 clinical trial of AG-707, its next-generation therapeutic vaccine for genital herpes. The study will evaluate the safety of and immune response to AG-707 in patients with herpes simplex virus type 2 , an infection affecting one in five Americans over the age of 12.Save to My Web

Palestinian Cabinet Issues Medical Report on Arafat's Death, Cause Still Unknown
RedNova - Oct 15 11:17 AM
"Text" of a Palestinian National Authority cabinet statement on 12 October 2005 on the study by the PNA fact-finding committee of the medical file of the late PNA President Yasir Arafat and on the medical report signed by Dr B. Pats of Percy Military Hospital in France.Save to My Web

Antigenics Appoints Jill M. Forrest as Vice President of Marketing and Sales
[Press Release] Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 13 4:00 AM
Antigenics Inc. today announced that Jill M. Forrest has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president of marketing and sales. In this role, Ms. Forrest will be responsible for leading all precommercial and commercialization activities in preparation for the launch of Oncophage and other late-stage product candidates.Save to My Web

Antigenics Appoints Jill M. Forrest As Vice President of Marketing and Sales
RedNova - Oct 13 8:34 AM
Antigenics Inc. (NASDAQ: AGEN) today announced that Jill M. Forrest has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president of marketing and sales. In this role, Ms.Save to My Web

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What's up Doc? (Herpes)


What's up Doc?
The Daily Targum - Oct 12 11:35 PM
The University Health Services staff helps solve many different student problems. Here, they answer some of your questions. Submit questions to news@dailytargum.com. Question: I see a lot of deer on Livingston campus and they look so cute. But, should I avoid them? Answer: Deer are gentle, cute animals.Save to My Web

Little progress in stemming STDs
Women's Cancer Network - Oct 14 3:20 PM
Despite all the safe sex messages, there has been little progress in stemming the spread of sexually transmitted diseases in the United States. STDs like chlamydia and herpes are more common than ever, and doctors are now starting to see a couple of new or previously unrecognized infections.Save to My Web

Science and Society: The Challanges
Ghanaweb.com - Oct 17 10:56 PM
The time for beautiful statistics on diseases, expensive conferences at plush hotels, and donor-driven development should be over.Save to My Web

Oral sex and risk: Here, the facts
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel - Oct 14 5:50 AM
(KRT) - If you want to get paranoid about teenage debauchery, just Google the term "rainbow party." You'll read that gaggles of girls, each sporting a different color of lipstick, gather regularly to take turns giving some boy oral sex.Save to My Web

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Penn virologist edits (Herpes) comprehensive book on Epstein-Barr virus


Penn virologist edits comprehensive book on Epstein-Barr virus
EurekAlert! - Oct 14 10:59 AM
(Philadelphia, PA) - Erle S. Robertson, PhD, an Associate Professor of Microbiology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, has edited a compendium, the largest to date, on the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). The 33-chapter, 770-page review is entitled simply Epstein-Barr Virus.Save to My Web

Little progress in stemming STDs
Newsweek - Oct 12 3:31 AM
Despite all the safe sex messages, there has been little progress in stemming the spread of sexually transmitted diseases in the United States. STDs like chlamydia and herpes are more common than ever, and doctors are now starting to see a couple of new or previously unrecognized infections.Save to My Web

Vaccine reduces the risk of shingles
News 14 Charlotte - Oct 13 3:38 AM
Nearly 1 million Americans each year will develop shingles, a painful nerve and skin infection. Now, researchers from the Department of Veterans Affairs have found an experimental vaccine that offers new hope against the disease.Save to My Web

By Justine Frederiksen
Port Orchard Independent - Oct 15 11:37 AM
A 63-year-old South Kitsap man who admitted to giving his 3-year-old step-granddaughter herpes was given the maximum sentence of 68 months in Kitsap County Superior Court on Monday, though the victims current guardians told the court he deserved nothing less than a life sentence.Save to My Web

Shingles Vaccine
News 14 Carolina - Oct 13 8:41 AM
Nearly one million Americans each year will develop shingles, a painful nerve and skin infection. Now, researchers from the Department of Veterans Affairs have found an experimental vaccine that offers new hope against the disease.Save to My Web

Little progress in stemming STDs
MSNBC - Oct 12 3:41 AM
Despite all the safe sex messages, rates of sexually transmitted diseases in the United States continue to rise.Save to My Web

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Sexual behavior survey : Oral report: Most teens (Herpes) have done it


Sexual behavior survey : Oral report: Most teens have done it
Daily Pennsylvanian - The report, released last week, also found that the majority of these teens are not using protection. Only nine percent reported using a condom the last time they had oral sex. of the report. Oral sex has been linked to gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, herpes and in some

Oral report: Most teens have done it
Daily Pennsylvanian - More than half of America's teenagers 15 to 19 years old have engaged in oral sex -- including one in four who have never had actual intercourse, concluded a report released by the National Center for Health Statistics. of the report. Oral sex has been linked to gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, herpes and in some

Celebrating Failure
American Daily - reviled by earlier generations - especially oral sex - were becoming far more acceptable any of these reporters suffering from infertility, herpes outbreaks, or cervical cancer

City: Brit Case To Bet Din
The Jewish Week - It also appears to be the first time that New York City government has turned over a case involving public health to a religious body for adjudication. against a fervently Orthodox mohel suspected of transmitting herpes to three baby boys - one of whom died perform metzitzah b'peh - which is oral suctioning of blood off a baby's

Valaciclovir Appears Safe for Treatment of Herpes Simplex in Children: Presented at IDSA
Doctors Guide - regimen of valaciclovir oral suspension. ' Administration of valaciclovir oral of herpes virus infections,' he said. ' However, clinical use is limited by its low oral bioavailability

Herpes

Monday, October 17, 2005

Herpes - Cargo plane crashes in Winnipeg, killing pilot


Cargo plane crashes in Winnipeg, killing pilot
Globe and Mail - Although the plane was carrying small amounts of frozen influenza and herpes viruses, the samples were destroyed in the crash and ensuing fire, said an air company spokeswoman.

Shingles vaccine
News 8 Austin - Shingles, also known as herpes zoster, is caused by reactivation of the virus that causes chickenpox

Students need sexual healing
Orion Online - Also, half of Chico State's female students have Type II genital herpes. Doesn't sound that bad, right

Sexual behavior survey : Oral report: Most teens have done it
Daily Pennsylvanian - Oral sex has been linked to gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, herpes and in some cases, HIV

Herpes

Valaciclovir Appears Safe (Herpes) for Treatment of Herpes Simplex in Children: Presented at IDSA


Valaciclovir Appears Safe for Treatment of Herpes Simplex in Children: Presented at IDSA
Doctors Guide - adverse events that occurred during treatment -- mainly diarrhea and nausea -- were serious effectiveness in treating adults with herpes infection. ' Herpes simplex virus can result

Pfizer's Lyrica distributed in US
Pharmaceutical Business Review - A new prescription medication developed by Pfizer has been distributed to US pharmacies. herpes, as well as partial onset epilepsy. 23 Sep 2005, 14:55 GMT - Lyrica has a newly defined mechanism of action and represents an important treatment first treatment approved by

Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Herpes and ejaculation
Florida Times-Union - Linda Dinerman There are far more sperm in As part of the Jaguars Foundation's Straight Talk Program, this site has been designed to address sexual issues facing teens in today's society. is NOT intended as a substitute for medical consultation or treatment. Any advice or opinions posted are solely those

The Projectionist: Serenity Lacks Herpes, Samurai
Defamer - Another Friday afternoon, another jaw-droppingly accurate* set of box office predictions: 1. based, we arent all atingle about the big-screen treatment. ( Joss Whedons hitsquad, please lower your sniper sci-fi universe is completely devoid of space herpes and samurai robots

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Herpes - Herpes

Herpes - Grant aids mentoring of medical research


Grant aids mentoring of medical research
2theadvocate.com - Oct 11 10:27 PM
Researchers at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston are crafting plastic corneas that mimic human tissue to repair damaged eyes and possibly reverse blindness.Save to My Web

AIDS Education Takes Precedent
The Gilroy Dispatch - Oct 13 10:37 AM
Gilroy - Students and at least one district official say the Gilroy Unified School District should be teaching students more about sexually transmitted diseases rather than HIV/AIDS.Save to My Web

Palestinian Cabinet Issues Medical Report on Arafat's Death, Cause Still Unknown
RedNova - Oct 15 11:17 AM
"Text" of a Palestinian National Authority cabinet statement on 12 October 2005 on the study by the PNA fact-finding committee of the medical file of the late PNA President Yasir Arafat and on the medical report signed by Dr B. Pats of Percy Military Hospital in France.Save to My Web

Cold Sores ... Not a Trivial Matter
RedNova - Oct 16 2:32 AM
By Milligan, Michael L Each year, 150 million people in the United States (one-third of the population) suffer from the pain and embarrassment of cold sores.Save to My Web

Herpes

Sunday, October 16, 2005

Herpes - Making Deals in the Biotech World


Making Deals in the Biotech World
Biotech Sweden, Sweden - Oct 13, 2005 development. It s called thinking ahead, he explains. Five years ago Medivir was solely focused on herpes and HIV research. Now

What chance of carefree joyrides in a train on Car-Free Day?
Cape Times (subscription), South Africa - Oct 12, 2005 One American said he avoided public transport like herpes, and another claimed a friend was so fed up with train delays and cancellations that he threw himself

Falcons star quarterback is the most electrifying player in pro
San Antonio Express (subscription), TX - Oct 11, 2005 Virginia Beach real estate firm. In April, Vick was sued by a Georgia woman who claimed he had given her herpes. Vick had become such

Antigenics Appoints Jill M. Forrest as Vice President of Marketing
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Oct 13, 2005 specific cancer vaccine in Phase 2 development; two liposomal cancer treatments, Aroplatin(TM) and ATRA-IV; and AG-702/AG-707, a Phase 1 genital herpes program

STD vaccines in works -- for kids
Indianapolis Star, United States - 21 hours ago end. Another vaccine against genital herpes is in advanced clinical trials, and shots for gonorrhea and chlamydia are in the works.

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Herpes - Starpharma s US associate DNT announces major collaboration on


Starpharma s US associate DNT announces major collaboration on
Biotech Intelligence (press release), France - Oct 11, 2005 The Company s lead development product is VivaGel , a vaginal microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs, including HIV and genital herpes.

My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Oct 11, 2005 Dr. Reichman s Bottom Line: You are more likely to shed the herpes virus when you re on the pill or have a vaginal infection and certainly when you

Oral sex and risk: Here, the facts
Fort Wayne News Sentinel, IN - Oct 14, 2005 "It is an efficient mode of transmission for herpes, syphilis and gonorrhea.". But the fact is, oral sex is safer than vaginal intercourse.

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Herpes - Grant aids mentoring of medical research


Grant aids mentoring of medical research
2theadvocate.com, LA - Oct 11, 2005 are trying to take the needles out of diabetes treatment, and Southern University scientists in Baton Rouge are finding new ways to diagnose and treat herpes.

Viruses offer fascinating genetics lessons
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, HI - 3 hours ago smallpox, the common cold, chickenpox, measles, influenza, shingles, herpes, polio, rabies influenza, and from direct medical costs of diagnosis and treatment.

City Risking Babies' Lives With Brit Policy: Health Experts
New York Jewish Week, USA - Oct 12, 2005 As with Herpes Type 2 the kind that results in genital blisters in adults there is no cure for Type 1, only treatment for outbreaks.

Antigenics Announces Preliminary Survival Data from its Randomized
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - Oct 10, 2005 100-21) randomized 322 patients with stage IV melanoma to one of two treatment arms: Oncophage and ATRA-IV; and AG-702/AG-707, a Phase 1 genital herpes program

Antigenics Appoints Jill M. Forrest as Vice President of Marketing
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Oct 13, 2005 she led the launch of the chemotherapy TAXOL(R) (paclitaxel) as an adjuvant treatment in breast and ATRA-IV; and AG-702/AG-707, a Phase 1 genital herpes program

Mack and Transport Pharmaceuticals Announce Development Agreement
dBusinessNews Boston (press release), MA - Oct 13, 2005 doses of acyclovir, an approved cold sore treatment, directly to impacted skin areas, addressing a primary barrier to effective treatment of herpes labialis.

Herpes

Saturday, October 15, 2005

Shingles Vaccine (Herpes)


Shingles Vaccine
News 14 Carolina - Oct 13 8:41 AM
Nearly one million Americans each year will develop shingles, a painful nerve and skin infection. Now, researchers from the Department of Veterans Affairs have found an experimental vaccine that offers new hope against the disease.Save to My Web

Weightless space travel may suppress immune system
New Scientist - Oct 14 8:29 AM
Almost all the genes for a crucial part of the human immune system remain switched off in microgravity situations, a new study suggestsSave to My Web

Exotic pets called threat to humans, wildlife
Palm Beach Daily news - Oct 11 9:13 PM
Exotic pets pythons, parrots, monkeys and the like may appeal to those who consider cats or dogs too banal to add to the household.Save to My Web

Little progress in stemming STDs
Newsweek - Oct 12 3:31 AM
Despite all the safe sex messages, there has been little progress in stemming the spread of sexually transmitted diseases in the United States. STDs like chlamydia and herpes are more common than ever, and doctors are now starting to see a couple of new or previously unrecognized infections.Save to My Web

My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Oct 11 4:35 AM
Fifteen to 20 percent of the population is infected. Dr. Judith Reichman talks about how to diminish transmission to your partner.Save to My Web

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Herpes - Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection


Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection
News-Medical.Net - The silicone vaginal ring steadily releases aciclovir: a treatment for genital herpes. It is known that women with genital herpes are at increased risk of HIV

Starpharma receives $20.3 million from NIH
Pharmaceutical Business Review - 3 Oct 2005, 16:42 GMT - VivaGel has already been successfully tested in a number of studies including a phase I human safety trial. VivaGel, a vaginal microbicide against sexually vaginal topical microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs during intercourse, including HIV and genital herpes

My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Q: I've had genital herpes. I rarely get a sore nowadays, but my boyfriend is concerned that he'll get infected. shed the herpes virus into secretions that can get onto the base of the penis or scrotum. Vaginal bacterial infection


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City Risking Babies' Lives With Brit Policy: Health Experts (Herpes)


City Risking Babies' Lives With Brit Policy: Health Experts
New York Jewish Week, USA - Oct 12, 2005 They said because Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 is a very common disease studies cited by the Health Department in its legal briefs say that 65 percent of

Lipids link to Alzheimer's
Nature.com (subscription), UK - Oct 12, 2005 But Lafon's group discovered that infecting neurons with rabies virus; a herpes virus; or with double-stranded RNA, a molecular signature of RNA viruses

Media Advisory - Herpeshealth.com Webcast Provides Forum for
CNW Telbec (Communiqu s de presse), Canada - Oct 11, 2005 are often too embarrassed to ask questions about genital herpes, but with up to 20 per cent of the Canadian population infected with the virus, it important

Oral sex and risk: Here, the facts
Fort Wayne News Sentinel, IN - Oct 14, 2005 study at the University of Pittsburgh found that some people are getting genital herpes from a partner infected with the common cold sore-causing virus HSV-1

Little progress in stemming STDs
MSNBC - Oct 12, 2005 the most shocking estimates are that one in five Americans has genital herpes and more than At least a million Americans are living with the deadly AIDS virus.

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Many in U.S. playing a risky game (Herpes) of sex


Many in U.S. playing a risky game of sex
Newsweek - Oct 10 3:16 AM
How risky is your sex life?Save to My Web

Oral sex and risk: Here, the facts
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel - Oct 14 5:50 AM
(KRT) - If you want to get paranoid about teenage debauchery, just Google the term "rainbow party." You'll read that gaggles of girls, each sporting a different color of lipstick, gather regularly to take turns giving some boy oral sex.Save to My Web

Exotic pets called threat to humans, wildlife
Palm Beach Daily news - Oct 11 9:13 PM
Exotic pets pythons, parrots, monkeys and the like may appeal to those who consider cats or dogs too banal to add to the household.Save to My Web

AIDS Education Takes Precedent
The Gilroy Dispatch - Oct 13 10:37 AM
Gilroy - Students and at least one district official say the Gilroy Unified School District should be teaching students more about sexually transmitted diseases rather than HIV/AIDS.Save to My Web

Herpes

Friday, October 14, 2005

Herpes - The Psychology of Skin Problems


The Psychology of Skin Problems
ThirdAge - Oct 14 1:09 AM
Emotional factors can trigger skin conditions, or they may worsen symptoms. While heredity, bacteria, viruses, hormones and chemical irritants play a clear role in many skin difficulties, mind and body always do an intricate dance together.Save to My Web

Surgery may be a final option
Monterey County Herald - Oct 10 3:04 AM
Dear Dr. Gott: About 10 years ago I was diagnosed as having anal fissures. I've been bothered by them off and on for the past 10 years, but more frequently for the last year. What should I do about this, and can it lead to colon cancer?Save to My Web

My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Oct 11 4:35 AM
Fifteen to 20 percent of the population is infected. Dr. Judith Reichman talks about how to diminish transmission to your partner.Save to My Web

Emotional Factors Can Worsen Symptoms
RedNova - Oct 12 3:05 AM
By Anonymous SKIN CONDITIONS Emotional factors can trigger skin conditions, or they may worsen symptoms. While heredity, bacteria, viruses, hormones, and chemical irritants play a clear role in many skin difficulties, mind and body always do an intricate dance together.Save to My Web

Many in U.S. playing a risky game of sex
MSNBC - Oct 10 3:26 AM
MSNBC.com and Zogby International asked online readers to share some intimate details about their personal lives and more than 56,000 men and women, ages 18 to 70, revealed that many are playing a pretty risky game.Save to My Web

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Starpharma s US associate DNT announces major collaboration on (Herpes)


Starpharma s US associate DNT announces major collaboration on
Biotech Intelligence (press release), France - Oct 11, 2005 The Company s lead development product is VivaGel , a vaginal microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs, including HIV and genital herpes.

My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Oct 11, 2005 Dr. Reichman s Bottom Line: You are more likely to shed the herpes virus when you re on the pill or have a vaginal infection and certainly when you

Oral sex and risk: Here, the facts
Fort Wayne News Sentinel, IN - 12 hours ago "It is an efficient mode of transmission for herpes, syphilis and gonorrhea.". But the fact is, oral sex is safer than vaginal intercourse.

Herpes

Antigenics Announces Preliminary Survival Data from its Randomized (Herpes)


Antigenics Announces Preliminary Survival Data from its Randomized
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - Oct 10, 2005 100-21) randomized 322 patients with stage IV melanoma to one of two treatment arms: Oncophage and ATRA-IV; and AG-702/AG-707, a Phase 1 genital herpes program

Feds turn attention to use of impotence drugs
Sovo.com, Southern - 10 hours ago if appropriate, based on sexual behavior, syphilis testing and herpes testing, he site for healthcare professionals about prevention and treatment of STDs

Mack and Transport Pharmaceuticals Announce Development Agreement
dBusinessNews Boston (press release), MA - Oct 13, 2005 doses of acyclovir, an approved cold sore treatment, directly to impacted skin areas, addressing a primary barrier to effective treatment of herpes labialis.

Antigenics Appoints Jill M. Forrest as Vice President of Marketing
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Oct 13, 2005 she led the launch of the chemotherapy TAXOL(R) (paclitaxel) as an adjuvant treatment in breast and ATRA-IV; and AG-702/AG-707, a Phase 1 genital herpes program

Valganciclovir Reduces Rate of HHV-8 Oral Shedding Regardless of
Medscape (subscription) - Oct 12, 2005 trials to evaluate the efficacy of valganciclovir on human herpes virus 8 (HHV-8 Participants were then crossed over to receive the alternate treatment for an

AIDS Education Takes Precedent
Gilroy Dispatch (subscription), CA - 21 hours ago of one of our students contracting HIV versus contracting HPV or herpes, is pretty low out of the doctor s office, there s the same treatment waiting for

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Herpes - AIDS Education Takes Precedent


AIDS Education Takes Precedent
Gilroy Dispatch (subscription), CA - 14 hours ago the virus that causes genital warts and is one the most common causes of STDs in the world, according to the US Department of Health and Human Services, herpes

Government of Canada highlights the recipients of 21 new health
Canada NewsWire (press release), Canada - Oct 12, 2005 Projects include studies of the herpes virus, caregivers of seniors, human lifespan and farm injuries SASKATOON, Oct. 12 /CNW Telbec

My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Oct 11, 2005 Women who use condoms have still been found to shed the herpes virus into secretions that can get onto the base of the penis or scrotum.

Report sees new vaccine potential
United Press International - Oct 11, 2005 Herpes simplex virus: A variety of experimental vaccines for HSV are in development. Development has been slowed by a lack of

KILLER FLU RECREATED
Mobile Register, AL - Oct 13, 2005 pandemic. Although Tumpey studied the herpes simplex virus during his lab time at the school, he never lost interest in the flu.

Grant money to help with virus research
Daily Nebraskan, NE - Oct 9, 2005 years, Jones has spent time studying the complexities of the human herpes viruses. Jones said the virus causes respiratory infections in cows that can lead to

Herpes

Thursday, October 13, 2005

My boyfriend (Herpes) is worried I'll give him herpes!


My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Oct 11 4:35 AM
Fifteen to 20 percent of the population is infected. Dr. Judith Reichman talks about how to diminish transmission to your partner.Save to My Web

What's up Doc?
The Daily Targum - Oct 12 11:35 PM
The University Health Services staff helps solve many different student problems. Here, they answer some of your questions. Submit questions to news@dailytargum.com. Question: I see a lot of deer on Livingston campus and they look so cute. But, should I avoid them? Answer: Deer are gentle, cute animals.Save to My Web

Herpes

Pfizer's Lyrica distributed in US (Herpes)


Pfizer's Lyrica distributed in US
Pharmaceutical Business Review - A new prescription medication developed by Pfizer has been distributed to US pharmacies. herpes, as well as partial onset epilepsy. 23 Sep 2005, 14:55 GMT - Lyrica has a newly defined mechanism of action and represents an important treatment first treatment approved by

Genmab Announces Positive Interim Results in Phase I/II HuMax(R)-CD20 CLL Study
PR Newswire via Yahoo! - Thursday September 15, 6:23 pm ET 52% of Patients Treated at Highest Dose Level Achieve Clinical Response at Week 11 COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Sept. today that treatment with HuMax-CD20 herpes zoster, neutropenia (2 patients) and one death from pneumonia. The pneumonia event was reported 4 weeks after the last treatment

Early diagnosis key to treating shingles
Portland Press Herald - from the most effective medical treatment. Shingles is the common name for the rash of a herpes virus, varicella-zoster

The Projectionist: Serenity Lacks Herpes, Samurai
Defamer - Another Friday afternoon, another jaw-droppingly accurate* set of box office predictions: 1. based, we arent all atingle about the big-screen treatment. ( Joss Whedons hitsquad, please lower your sniper sci-fi universe is completely devoid of space herpes and samurai robots

Aldara slows return of cold sores
ABCNEWS.com - Studies in guinea pigs found the cream reduced sore formation during and after treatment, Dr. David I the body's defenses against the herpes virus, which causes cold sores, and

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Survey finds shift in sexual practices among (Herpes) teens, women


Survey finds shift in sexual practices among teens, women
Register-Guard - ages 15 to 19 have engaged in oral sex, increasing to nearly 70 percent for using condoms during oral sex. Studies have shown that gonorrhea, syphilis, herpes and the human

Genmab Announces Positive Interim Results in Phase I/II HuMax(R)-CD20 CLL Study
PR Newswire via Yahoo! - Thursday September 15, 6:23 pm ET 52% of Patients Treated at Highest Dose Level Achieve Clinical Response at Week 11 COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Sept. as potentially related to HuMax-CD20: hepatic cytolysis, herpes zoster, neutropenia (2 patients) and one death from September 16 and in an oral presentation on September 17 at the

Child Advocates Urge NYC to Regulate Circumcision
Medical News Today - The move is the latest twist in a controversy that began last November when a mohel was accused of transmitting herpes to three baby boys while sucking the blood from their wounded penises using his mouth. One of the baby boys died. of a circumcision practice called metzizah b'peh (oral suction) has sparked a wave of criticism among

My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Q: I've had genital herpes. I rarely get a sore nowadays, but my causes genital herpes. ( Occasion, herpes simplex type 1, which causes those ubiquitous oral cold sores can

Herpes

Wednesday, October 12, 2005

Starpharma s US associate DNT announces major collaboration on (Herpes)


Starpharma s US associate DNT announces major collaboration on
Biotech Intelligence (press release), France - Oct 11, 2005 The Company s lead development product is VivaGel , a vaginal microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs, including HIV and genital herpes.

My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Oct 11, 2005 Dr. Reichman s Bottom Line: You are more likely to shed the herpes virus when you re on the pill or have a vaginal infection and certainly when you

Herpes

Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection (Herpes)


Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection
News-Medical.Net - ring steadily releases aciclovir: a treatment for genital herpes. It is known that women with genital herpes are at increased risk of HIV

Beacon 'De-Briefing' Health Column
Berkeley Beacon - necessarily prevent against the spread of genital warts or Herpes, which can be spread by skin-to-skin contact in

Child Advocates Urge NYC to Regulate Circumcision
Medical News Today - The move is the latest twist in a controversy that began last November when a mohel was accused of transmitting herpes to three baby boys while sucking the blood from their wounded penises using his mouth. One of the baby boys died.

Sheding light on STIs: A student's perspective
Washington State University Daily Evergreen - by Allison Doty Allison Doty Contributing writer Mary has had herpes for as long as she can remember Mary has lived with herpes simplex virus one for many years and

Little progress in stemming STDs
MSNBC - in the United States.STDs like chlamydia and herpes are more common than ever, and doctors are now in five Americans has genital herpes and more than half of women

All immigrants have a dream
News-Times - does not mean those people bring 'terrible' health problems, herpes and leprosy either, as you said.Third of all, you

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Herpesviruses: a cofactor in (Herpes) the pathogenesis of idiopathic


Herpesviruses: a cofactor in the pathogenesis of idiopathic
AJP-Lung Physiology - Oct 8, 2005 studies have suggested a pathogenic role for herpes viral infection by demonstrating clinical stability in two patients following oral antiviral therapy (11).

Many in US playing a risky game of sex
Newsweek - Oct 10, 2005 At least 50 percent of the participants, especially the younger ones, worry about contracting herpes from oral sex. Yet, despite

The Almanac: Today is Thursday, Oct. 6
Monsters and Critics.com, UK - Oct 6, 2005 sexual harassment. In 1992, a study said two-thirds of adults have oral herpes, and one-third have genital herpes. In 1993, Chicago

Sheding light on STIs: A student's perspective
The Daily Evergreen - Oct 6, 2005 Type-one herpes is usually an oral infection and resembles a cold sore, while type-two herpes is most often found in the genital area.

My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Oct 11, 2005 (Occasion, herpes simplex type 1, which causes those ubiquitous oral cold sores can be the source for a sore in the genital area).

Surgery may be a final option
Monterey County Herald, CA - Oct 10, 2005 Make sure that he has not suffered from STDs or genital herpes in the past, or has a history of previous health problems. Many women find oral sex unattractive

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Herpes - My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!


My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - Oct 11, 2005 Women who use condoms have still been found to shed the herpes virus into secretions that can get onto the base of the penis or scrotum.

RAINSVILLE-BOUND CIRCUS S ELEPHANT BEATINGS VIOLATE FEDERAL LAW
PETA (press release), VA - 14 hours ago In April 2004, Jennie, a 5-year-old endangered Asian elephant, died at the company s facility in Hugo, Okla., after contracting a herpes virus.

judge orders study of imported algae
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, HI - 23 hours ago algae have been developed, each modified to produce drugs that could be beneficial to people, such as one that fights the herpes simplex virus, another that

Health Tip: Cold Sores Can Be Treated
ABC News - Oct 6, 2005 (HealthDay News) Cold sores small blisters on the mouth caused by the herpes simplex virus can be embarrassing, but the symptoms can be treated

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Tuesday, October 11, 2005

Herpes - Cargo plane en route to Thunder Bay, Ont., crashes in Winnipeg, killing pilot


Cargo plane en route to Thunder Bay, Ont., crashes in Winnipeg, killing pilot
Canadian Press via Yahoo! News - Oct 06 12:22 PM
WINNIPEG (CP) - A cargo plane on its daily run crashed on railway tracks not far from Winnipeg's city centre Thursday, killing the pilot but missing buildings and vehicles in the area, police said.Save to My Web

Saturday, October 8, 2005
The Aero-News Network - Oct 08 11:51 AM
Aero-News Network: The Aviation and Aerospace World's Daily/Real-Time News and Information Service In order to access all we have to offer, you may need to upgrade your browser or change your settings.Save to My Web

U of I receives $10.1 million grant to study viruses
KBCI Boise - Oct 06 6:36 PM
MOSCOW, Idaho University of Idaho disease researchers have won a 10-point-one (M) million dollar federal grant from the National Institutes of Health.Save to My Web

Dr. Date
The Minnesota Daily - Oct 09 11:31 PM
How about a spotlight on lifeguards? Were hot, sexy lifesavers with a certification in Romance and CPR, and we love giving mouth-to-mouth. Please give a Top 10 List of reasons to date a lifeguard for the babes and hunks in red.Save to My Web

Virologists Get Grant to Expand They Seek to Find How Viral Pathogens Cause Disease and Are Transmitted.
RedNova - Oct 06 8:32 PM
By Bill Hord LINCOLN -- The Nebraska Center for Virology -- which includes scientists from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the NU Medical Center and Creighton University -- has been awarded a $10.6 million grant.Save to My Web

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Herpes - Plane Carrying Viruses Crashes in Canada


Plane Carrying Viruses Crashes in Canada
WINK TV Southwest Florida - Oct 06 4:15 PM
WINNIPEG, Manitoba A cargo plane carrying small amounts of flu virus crashed on railway tracks near Winnipeg's city center Thursday, killing the pilot but missing buildings and vehicles, authorities said.Save to My Web

Plane Carrying Viruses Crashes in Canada
San Francisco Chronicle - Oct 06 10:01 PM
A cargo plane carrying small amounts of flu virus crashed on railway tracks near Winnipeg's city center Thursday, killing the pilot but missing buildings and vehicles, authorities said. The research samples of frozen...Save to My Web

FedEx plane crashes in downtown Winnipeg
Reuters via Yahoo! News - Oct 06 12:50 PM
A small aircraft carrying cargo for FedEx Corp. -- including six vials of research viruses -- crashed in downtown Winnipeg on Thursday, killing its pilot, the only person on board, but sparing injury on the ground.Save to My Web

Plane Carrying Viruses Crashes in Canada
The Daily Advance - Oct 06 6:46 PM
WINNIPEG, Manitoba A cargo plane carrying small amounts of flu virus crashed on railway tracks near Winnipeg's city center Thursday, killing the pilot but missing buildings and vehicles, authorities said.Save to My Web

The Growing Paradigm of Preventing Disease: Vaccines To Prevent Herpes Zoster and Pertussis in Adults
RedNova - Oct 08 1:31 AM
By Poland, Gregory A Two recent studies have shown the safety and efficacy of vaccines designed to prevent infectious diseases occurring among adults- herpes zoster (shingles) and pertussis (1, 2).Save to My Web

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Herpes - Starpharma s US associate DNT announces major collaboration on


Starpharma s US associate DNT announces major collaboration on
Biotech Intelligence (press release), France - 12 hours ago The Company s lead development product is VivaGel , a vaginal microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs, including HIV and genital herpes.

My boyfriend is worried I'll give him herpes!
MSNBC - 8 hours ago Dr. Reichman s Bottom Line: You are more likely to shed the herpes virus when you re on the pill or have a vaginal infection and certainly when you

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Sheding light on (Herpes) STIs: A student's perspective


Sheding light on STIs: A student's perspective
Washington State University Daily Evergreen - by Allison Doty Allison Doty Contributing writer Mary has had herpes for as long as she can remember Mary has lived with herpes simplex virus one for many years and

Celebrating Failure
American Daily - Are any of these reporters suffering from infertility, herpes outbreaks, or cervical cancer

FedEx plane crashes in downtown Winnipeg
Reuters via Wired News - frozen 0.5 milliliter (0.015 fluid ounce) vials of herpes virus and two of influenza, a spokeswoman for FedEx Canada

Aldara slows return of cold sores
ABCNEWS.com - name, imiquimod) could boost the body's defenses against the herpes virus, which causes cold sores, and delay the return

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Monday, October 10, 2005

Antigenics Announces Preliminary Survival Data From Its Randomized Phase 3 Metastatic (Herpes) Melanoma Trial


Antigenics Announces Preliminary Survival Data From Its Randomized Phase 3 Metastatic Melanoma Trial
RedNova - Oct 10 5:02 AM
NEW YORK, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Antigenics Inc. , the world leader in heat shock protein technology, today announced findings from its preliminary analysis of a randomized Phase 3 study of Oncophage(R) (vitespen; formerly HSPPC-96) in patients with metastatic melanoma.Save to My Web

Sheding light on STIs: Bringing the facts to the forefront
Washington State University Daily Evergreen - Oct 06 12:03 AM
Talking with partners about sexually transmitted diseases and infections is not easy, but it is becoming increasingly necessary to get tested for STDs and talk about them with future partners.Save to My Web

Miracle foods from the Bible
INQ7.net - Oct 10 7:36 AM
FOODS MENTIONED IN THE BIBLE STILL exist to this day. And until now we can avail of ancient cures from natural sources like plants.Save to My Web

Antigenics Announces Preliminary Survival Data from its Randomized Phase 3 Metastatic Melanoma Trial
[Press Release] PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 10 3:30 AM
Antigenics Inc. , the world leader in heat shock protein technology, today announced findings from its preliminary analysis of a randomized Phase 3 study of Oncophage in patients with metastatic melanoma.Save to My Web

Focus: Failing Our Children
RedNova - Oct 06 12:01 PM
By GINNIE GRAHAM World Staff Writer Care system fosters little hope for mentally ill District Judge Doris Fransein is frantic to keep a possibly suicidal or homicidal foster child from roaming the streets.Save to My Web

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FedEx plane (Herpes) crashes in downtown Winnipeg


FedEx plane crashes in downtown Winnipeg
Reuters via Yahoo! News - Oct 06 12:50 PM
A small aircraft carrying cargo for FedEx Corp. -- including six vials of research viruses -- crashed in downtown Winnipeg on Thursday, killing its pilot, the only person on board, but sparing injury on the ground.Save to My Web

Plane Carrying Viruses Crashes in Canada
San Francisco Chronicle - Oct 06 10:01 PM
A cargo plane carrying small amounts of flu virus crashed on railway tracks near Winnipeg's city center Thursday, killing the pilot but missing buildings and vehicles, authorities said. The research samples of frozen...Save to My Web

Plane carrying viruses crashes in Canada
Macon Telegraph - Oct 06 4:10 PM
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - A cargo plane carrying small amounts of flu virus crashed on railway tracks near Winnipeg's city center Thursday, killing the pilot but missing buildings and vehicles, authorities said.Save to My Web

Plane carrying viruses crashes in Canada
Herald Online - Oct 06 4:30 PM
The Associated Press WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) - A cargo plane carrying small amounts of flu virus crashed on railway tracks near Winnipeg's city center Thursday, killing the pilot but missing buildings and vehicles, authorities said.Save to My Web

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Morgan wants state approval for graphic STD presentation (Herpes)


Morgan wants state approval for graphic STD presentation
Standard-Examiner (subscription), UT - Oct 4, 2005 article, such education may result in youth substituting other behaviors for intercourse such as oral sex, which has been linked to herpes, gonorrhea, syphilis

Herpesviruses: a cofactor in the pathogenesis of idiopathic
AJP-Lung Physiology - Oct 8, 2005 studies have suggested a pathogenic role for herpes viral infection by demonstrating clinical stability in two patients following oral antiviral therapy (11).

Celebrating Failure
TheRant.us, IL - Oct 7, 2005 In previous generations, oral sex was considered disgusting. Are any of these reporters suffering from infertility, herpes outbreaks, or cervical cancer?

Many in US playing a risky game of sex
Newsweek - 6 hours ago At least 50 percent of the participants, especially the younger ones, worry about contracting herpes from oral sex. Yet, despite

Surgery may be a final option
Monterey County Herald, CA - 4 hours ago Make sure that he has not suffered from STDs or genital herpes in the past, or has a history of previous health problems. Many women find oral sex unattractive

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Sunday, October 09, 2005

What if (Herpes) I'm infected?


What if I'm infected?
C-Health - Sexually Transmitted InfectionsWhat if I'm infected?If you think you might have an STI (also known as an STD), the first step is to get tested. the proper treatment, serious complications may treatment. Some STIs, such as chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis, can be cured with antibiotics. Others, like HIV, HPV, herpes

Scientists discover control switch for immune system
DrugResearcher.com - could lead to future drug treatment advancements for rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis two members of the herpes family of viruses, cytomegalovirus and herpes simplex virus

Pet Doctor: Vaccinations can avoid kitty colds
Turlock Journal - which are caused by a virus - usually the herpes virus and/or the calicivirus.Both viruses can cause inside the mouth and on the tongue. Treatment is usually supportive therapy

Early diagnosis key to treating shingles
Portland Press Herald - from the most effective medical treatment. Shingles is the common name for the rash of a herpes virus, varicella-zoster

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A Question Of Health (Herpes)


A Question Of Health
Independent, UK - Oct 4, 2005 The last diagnosis was right - the affected area cleared up within days without treatment. by the same virus, varicella-zoster, a member of the herpes family.

A Revival for Immunity
New York Times, United States - Oct 4, 2005 That drug, Aldara, by 3M, is used as a treatment for genital herpes, as well as for a form of skin cancer and another precancerous condition.

David Beckham's son returns to hospital after more convulsions
Profindsearch.com, UK - Oct 5, 2005 Treatment is usually designed to reduce the fever and keep the child cool. The cause of roseola infantum is thought to be caused by human herpes virus type 6

USC Marshall School of Business to present European BioBusiness L
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - Oct 5, 2005 diseases such as influenza (prophylactic and pandemic products), as well as a treatment of chronic viral diseases and cancer, namely genital herpes, hepatitis B

Oregon Health & Science University Finds Pathway Herpes Uses To
MedfordNews.com, OR - Oct 4, 2005 that block herpes replication as well as anti-inflammatory steroids are available to treat HSK in most patients. However, better drugs and treatment methods

A Young Shingle Gal
Washington Post, United States - Oct 3, 2005 he had shingles with a particularly troublesome complication: herpes zoster ophthalmicus characteristics and symptoms of shingles so they can seek treatment.

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Herpes - No virus danger in FedEx crash


No virus danger in FedEx crash
24 Hours Vancouver, Canada - Oct 6, 2005 Among the 2,200 pounds of cargo aboard the Federal Express cargo flight that crashed yesterday in downtown Winnipeg were four frozen vials of herpes and two

U of I receives $10.1 million grant to study viruses
KTVB, ID - Oct 7, 2005 other things, the money will assist scientists doing research on a virus is known as It's closely related to herpes, and causes as many as 4,000 birth defects

Development of Starpharma's VivaGel(TM) Accelerated with $US20m
Yahoo! News (press release) - Oct 3, 2005 studies of HSV-2, which causes genital herpes, indicate that approximately 45 million Americans (26% of women and 18% of men) are infected with the virus.

Health Tip: Cold Sores Can Be Treated
ABC News - Oct 6, 2005 (HealthDay News) Cold sores small blisters on the mouth caused by the herpes simplex virus can be embarrassing, but the symptoms can be treated

Sheding light on STIs: Bringing the facts to the forefront
The Daily Evergreen - Oct 6, 2005 There are no tests available to determine if the virus has been cleared from the body Chlamydia, HPV and herpes, the three most common STIs on campus, all have

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Saturday, October 08, 2005

Docs Pan 'Pox Parties' (Herpes)


Docs Pan 'Pox Parties'
WFMY News 2, NC - Oct 3, 2005 shingles. Chicken pox virus is a herpes virus that stays in the body for life. When it gets reactivated, a person gets shingles.

Sheding light on STIs: A student's perspective
The Daily Evergreen - Oct 6, 2005 Mary has lived with herpes simplex virus one for many years and is confident of where she contracted the infection. Everyone

USC Marshall School of Business to present European BioBusiness L
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - Oct 5, 2005 smallpox, Japanese encephalitis, dengue fever, the West Nile virus, clostridium difficile chronic viral diseases and cancer, namely genital herpes, hepatitis B

Plague Plane Down? FedEx Cargo Included Lab Viruses
PEJ News, Canada - Oct 6, 2005 But the experts reassured the labs were impenetrable, and no virus would escape the frozen vials containing a variety of viruses, including Herpes and Flu

Oregon Health & Science University Finds Pathway Herpes Uses To
MedfordNews.com, OR - Oct 4, 2005 In a study published recently in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, OHSU investigators demonstrated the herpes virus does not require a round

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Sheding light on (Herpes) STIs: A student's perspective


Sheding light on STIs: A student's perspective
Washington State University Daily Evergreen - Oct 06 12:03 AM
Mary has had herpes for as long as she can remember. I honestly dont have a memory where I didnt have it, the WSU sophomore said. On campus, the notion of contracting a sexually transmitted infection seems like a promiscuous and somewhat comical subject.Save to My Web

Child Advocates Urge NYC to Regulate Circumcision
Medical News Today - Oct 02 6:00 AM
A decision made earlier this month by the city of New York to allow a Jewish religious court to rule on the public safety of a circumcision practice called metzizah b'peh (oral suction) has sparked a wave of criticism among children's rights advocates.Save to My Web

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Taking A Look At (Herpes) Reproductive Health


Taking A Look At Reproductive Health
RedNova - Oct 03 12:02 PM
By Jones, Monica AT the very moment you got your visit from "Aunt Flow," chances an are you and mom had "the talk." You know, the uncomfortable conversation about your body and sex. Yet mom probably didn't breakdown the nature of a chlamydial infection or what happens during menopause.Save to My Web

Australia's Starpharma Wins US$20.3 MLN Research Funding
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Asia News - Oct 02 10:40 PM
MELBOURNE, Oct 3 Asia Pulse - Biotechnology firm Starpharma Holdings Ltd (ASX:SPL) has won $US20.3 million from the United States-based National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to develop its VivaGel vaginal microbicide for use against sexually transmitted infections.Save to My Web

Making women aware of 'down there'
Mail and Guardian - Oct 02 12:59 AM
Up to a third of new female HIV infections could be prevented if scientists could find an effective cure for a mysterious vaginal condition that affects many women in South Africa.Save to My Web

Development of Starpharma's Vivagel Accelerated With US$20 MLN Funding
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Singapore News - Oct 02 10:18 PM
(Full text of statement. Contact details below.)Save to My Web

Australia's Starpharma Wins US$20.3 MLN Research Funding
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Singapore News - Oct 02 10:40 PM
MELBOURNE, Oct 3 Asia Pulse - Biotechnology firm Starpharma Holdings Ltd (ASX:SPL) has won $US20.3 million from the United States-based National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to develop its VivaGel vaginal microbicide for use against sexually transmitted infections.Save to My Web

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Friday, October 07, 2005

USC Marshall School (Herpes) of Business to present European BioBusiness L


USC Marshall School of Business to present European BioBusiness L
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - Oct 5, 2005 smallpox, Japanese encephalitis, dengue fever, the West Nile virus, clostridium difficile chronic viral diseases and cancer, namely genital herpes, hepatitis B

Health Tip: Cold Sores Can Be Treated
ABC News - Oct 6, 2005 (HealthDay News) Cold sores small blisters on the mouth caused by the herpes simplex virus can be embarrassing, but the symptoms can be treated

Multiple Sclerosis Linked to HHV-6A Virus
PrimeZone (press release), CA - Oct 5, 2005 Medical Center presented evidence at the American Neurology Association Annual Meeting this week that shows a direct link between human herpes virus 6 variant

Sheding light on STIs: Bringing the facts to the forefront
The Daily Evergreen - Oct 6, 2005 There are no tests available to determine if the virus has been cleared from the body Chlamydia, HPV and herpes, the three most common STIs on campus, all have

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Aldara slows return of cold sores (Herpes)


Aldara slows return of cold sores
ABCNEWS.com - name, imiquimod) could boost the body's defenses against the herpes virus, which causes cold sores, and delay the return

Method and composition for the treatment of shingles and related afflictions
PharmCast - A method and composition for treating herpes zoster varicella and related afflictions is an individual affected with the herpes varicella zoster virus or related afflictions

Cargo plane carrying small amounts of viruses crashes in Winnipeg, killing pilot WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- A cargo
WSVN-TV - Send it to . What consumer battle are you fighting? Maybe Howard can help! The research samples of frozen influenza and herpes viruses were destroyed in the crash and ensuing fire along with

Many things trigger reactivation of herpes simplex
Courier-Journal - By Darla Carter dcarter@courier-journal.com The Courier-Journal Q: My children keep coming home from their dad's with cold sores on their lips. Could he have herpes and be giving it to the kids by kissing them on the lips? After people are exposed to the herpes simplex virus for the first time

Child rapist, 31, sentenced to 50 years in prison
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - evidence that Staples gave the girl gonorrhea and herpes, Staples denied having any sexual contact with the girl and said the form of herpes the girl has, which is incurable

Cargo plane crashes in Winnipeg, killing pilot
Globe and Mail - Although the plane was carrying small amounts of frozen influenza and herpes viruses, the samples were destroyed in the crash and ensuing fire, said an air company spokeswoman.

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Health Tip: Are (Herpes) You at Risk for AIDS?


Health Tip: Are You at Risk for AIDS?
ABCNEWS.com - exchange of body fluids like blood, semen and vaginal fluid. According to Seton Hall University in history of a sexually transmitted disease, such as herpes, gonorrhea or syphilis

Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection
News-Medical.Net - The silicone vaginal ring steadily releases aciclovir: a treatment for genital herpes. It is known that women with genital herpes are at increased risk of HIV

Starpharma receives $20.3 million from NIH
Pharmaceutical Business Review - 3 Oct 2005, 16:42 GMT - VivaGel has already been successfully tested in a number of studies including a phase I human safety trial. VivaGel, a vaginal microbicide against sexually vaginal topical microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs during intercourse, including HIV and genital herpes


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Dr. Berman's Sex Rx (Herpes)


Dr. Berman's Sex Rx
Los Angeles Times - Oct 01 9:57 AM
Urologist Jennifer Berman and her drug-company backers believe better sex for women could be just a pill or product away. Her media-focused approach raised eyebrows at UCLA.Save to My Web

Taking A Look At Reproductive Health
RedNova - Oct 03 12:02 PM
By Jones, Monica AT the very moment you got your visit from "Aunt Flow," chances an are you and mom had "the talk." You know, the uncomfortable conversation about your body and sex. Yet mom probably didn't breakdown the nature of a chlamydial infection or what happens during menopause.Save to My Web

DEVELOPMENT OF STARPHARMA'S VIVAGEL ACCELERATED WITH US$20 MLN FUNDING
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Australia & NZ Finance - Oct 02 10:28 PM
Technology www.starpharma.com Dr John Raff Chief Executive Officer +61 3 8532 2701 john.raff@starpharma.comSave to My Web

Dr. Berman's Sex Rx
Los Angeles Times - Oct 01 2:11 AM
Urologist Jennifer Berman and her drug-company backers believe better sex for women could be just a pill or product away. Her media-focused approach raised eyebrows at UCLA.Save to My Web

Australia's Starpharma Wins Us$20.3 MLN Research Funding
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Australia & NZ News - Oct 02 10:58 PM
Biotechnology firm Starpharma Holdings Ltd (ASX:SPL) has won $US20.3 million from the United States-based National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to develop its VivaGel vaginal microbicide for use against sexually transmitted infections.Save to My Web

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Thursday, October 06, 2005

Herpes - Geron betting on cancer vaccine


Geron betting on cancer vaccine
BizJournals - Oct 02 9:04 PM
For a century, scientists have been seeking a vaccine to stimulate the human immune system to fight cancer.Save to My Web

Review: 'Slut' Gives Bawdiness a Bad Name
Stamford Advocate - Oct 03 11:30 AM
NEW YORK -- "Slut" -- the musical -- could bring back chastity. The show, now playing at off-Broadway's American Theatre of Actors, is a sophomoric and shallow satire about a handsome, sex-obsessed stud named Adam -- the archetypal man, perhaps? Adam never beds the same woman twice.Save to My Web

Review: 'Slut' Gives Bawdiness a Bad Name
AP via Yahoo! News - Oct 03 11:17 AM
"Slut" the musical could bring back chastity.Save to My Web

Sheding light on STIs: A student's perspective
Washington State University Daily Evergreen - Oct 06 12:03 AM
Mary has had herpes for as long as she can remember. I honestly dont have a memory where I didnt have it, the WSU sophomore said. On campus, the notion of contracting a sexually transmitted infection seems like a promiscuous and somewhat comical subject.Save to My Web

Segway Tour of DC
Gadling - Oct 06 9:42 AM
Of all the travel ideas Ive seen in the last few days, this one really clicked with me. I lived in DC for a couple of years and always enjoyed exploring the Mall and other parts of the city. Getting around on the subway is fine, but to really experience DC you pretty much have to walk. Like I do now in New York, I walked everywhere in DC. And that was fine, but it was slow. But now a Save to My Web

FedEx plane crashes in downtown Winnipeg
Reuters via Yahoo! Australia & NZ News - Oct 06 12:47 PM
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - A small aircraft carrying cargo for FedEx Corp. -- including six vials of research viruses -- crashed in downtown Winnipeg on Thursday, killing its pilot, the only person on board, but sparing injury on the ground.Save to My Web

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Teens waiting (Herpes) longer for sex, sort of


Teens waiting longer for sex, sort of
Salem News, USA - Oct 3, 2005 also a distinct group of teens who were abstaining from vaginal sex yet Oral sex has been associated in clinical studies with herpes, gonorrhea, syphilis and

Tracking the 'Clinton defence'
Ottawa Sun, Canada - Oct 3, 2005 These teens had not had vaginal intercourse, suggesting oral sex was used to postpone intercourse. Still, the only STD anyone links to oral sex is herpes.

Starpharma receives $20.3 million from NIH
Pharmaceutical Business Review - Oct 3, 2005 VivaGel is a vaginal topical microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs during intercourse, including HIV and genital herpes.

Development of Starpharma's VivaGel(TM) Accelerated with $US20m
Yahoo! News (press release) - Oct 3, 2005 The Company's lead development product is VivaGel(TM), a vaginal microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs, including HIV and genital herpes.

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Herpes - Development of Starpharma's Vivagel Accelerated With US$20 MLN Funding


Development of Starpharma's Vivagel Accelerated With US$20 MLN Funding
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Singapore News - Oct 02 10:18 PM
(Full text of statement. Contact details below.)Save to My Web

Dr. Berman's Sex Rx
Los Angeles Times - Sep 30 10:44 AM
Urologist Jennifer Berman and her drug-company backers believe better sex for women could be just a pill or product away. Her media-focused approach raised eyebrows at UCLA.Save to My Web

Development Of Starpharma's Vivagel Accelerated With US$20 MLN Funding
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Australia & NZ News - Oct 02 10:28 PM
www.starpharma.com Dr John Raff Chief Executive Officer +61 3 8532 2701 john.raff@starpharma.comSave to My Web

Taking A Look At Reproductive Health
RedNova - Oct 03 12:02 PM
By Jones, Monica AT the very moment you got your visit from "Aunt Flow," chances an are you and mom had "the talk." You know, the uncomfortable conversation about your body and sex. Yet mom probably didn't breakdown the nature of a chlamydial infection or what happens during menopause.Save to My Web

Dr. Berman's Sex Rx
Los Angeles Times - Sep 30 6:06 PM
Urologist Jennifer Berman and her drug-company backers believe better sex for women could be just a pill or product away. Her media-focused approach raised eyebrows at UCLA.Save to My Web

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Herpes - Australia's Starpharma Wins Us$20.3 MLN Research Funding


Australia's Starpharma Wins Us$20.3 MLN Research Funding
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Australia & NZ News - Oct 02 10:58 PM
Biotechnology firm Starpharma Holdings Ltd (ASX:SPL) has won $US20.3 million from the United States-based National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) to develop its VivaGel vaginal microbicide for use against sexually transmitted infections.Save to My Web

Development of Starpharma's VivaGel(TM) Accelerated with $US20m Funding from NIH
[Press Release] PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance - Oct 03 12:00 AM
Development of VivaGel significantly acceleratedSave to My Web

Dr. Berman's Sex Rx
Los Angeles Times - Sep 30 10:36 AM
Urologist Jennifer Berman and her drug-company backers believe better sex for women could be just a pill or product away. Her media-focused approach raised eyebrows at UCLA.Save to My Web

Dr. Berman's Sex Rx
Los Angeles Times - Oct 01 2:11 AM
Urologist Jennifer Berman and her drug-company backers believe better sex for women could be just a pill or product away. Her media-focused approach raised eyebrows at UCLA.Save to My Web

Development of Starpharma's Vivagel Accelerated With US$20 MLN Funding
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Asia News - Oct 02 10:18 PM
(Full text of statement. Contact details below.)Save to My Web

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Wednesday, October 05, 2005

Herpes - Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection


Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection
News-Medical.Net - ring steadily releases aciclovir: a treatment for genital herpes. It is known that women with genital herpes are at increased risk of HIV

City: Brit Case To Bet Din
The Jewish Week - It also appears to be the first time that New York City government has turned over a case involving public health to a religious body for adjudication. lawsuit against a fervently Orthodox mohel suspected of transmitting herpes to three baby boys - one of whom died - and

Herpes 'could control' mice plagues
The Australian - A GENETICALLY engineered herpes virus could help control plagues of wild mice, researchers said today.

Sexual behavior survey : Oral report: Most teens have done it
Daily Pennsylvanian - Oral sex has been linked to gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, herpes and in some cases, HIV

Shine my helmet
Maxim Online - Something also tells me that herpes isn't curable, but it is treatable

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Herpes - DEVELOPMENT OF STARPHARMA'S VIVAGEL ACCELERATED WITH US$20 MLN FUNDING


DEVELOPMENT OF STARPHARMA'S VIVAGEL ACCELERATED WITH US$20 MLN FUNDING
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Australia & NZ Finance - Oct 02 10:28 PM
Technology www.starpharma.com Dr John Raff Chief Executive Officer +61 3 8532 2701 john.raff@starpharma.com

Recent Winners of Nobel Prize in Medicine
RedNova - Oct 03 5:47 AM
By The Associated Press Recent winners of the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine, and their research, according to the Nobel Foundation: --- - 2005: Barry J.

Learning to say no until marriage
St. Petersburg Times - Sep 30 11:43 PM
LAND O'LAKES - Some teens gasped. Others giggled as they watched a video on sexually transmitted diseases. A few of the younger ones were shocked to learn of the dozens and dozens of icky diseases lurking out there. Some with weird names, such as gonorrhea, human papilloma virus and herpes.

Development Of Starpharma's Vivagel Accelerated With US$20 MLN Funding
Asia Pulse via Yahoo! Australia & NZ News - Oct 02 10:28 PM
www.starpharma.com Dr John Raff Chief Executive Officer +61 3 8532 2701 john.raff@starpharma.com

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Teach teens of joys, risks of sex (Herpes)


Teach teens of joys, risks of sex
Chicago Sun-Times - The same trend applies when you look at oral sex. Among teens 15 to 17, 42 percent of engage only in oral sex, they are protected. Herpes, chlamydia, gonorrhea, human

City: Brit Case To Bet Din
The Jewish Week - It also appears to be the first time that New York City government has turned over a case involving public health to a religious body for adjudication. against a fervently Orthodox mohel suspected of transmitting herpes to three baby boys - one of whom died perform metzitzah b'peh - which is oral suctioning of blood off a baby's

Survey finds shift in sexual practices among teens, women
Register-Guard - ages 15 to 19 have engaged in oral sex, increasing to nearly 70 percent for using condoms during oral sex. Studies have shown that gonorrhea, syphilis, herpes and the human

Sexual behavior survey : Oral report: Most teens have done it
Daily Pennsylvanian - The report, released last week, also found that the majority of these teens are not using protection. Only nine percent reported using a condom the last time they had oral sex. of the report. Oral sex has been linked to gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, herpes and in some

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Tuesday, October 04, 2005

Genmab Announces Positive Interim Results in Phase I/II HuMax(R)-CD20 CLL Study (Herpes)


Genmab Announces Positive Interim Results in Phase I/II HuMax(R)-CD20 CLL Study
PR Newswire via Yahoo! - Thursday September 15, 6:23 pm ET 52% of Patients Treated at Highest Dose Level Achieve Clinical Response at Week 11 COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Sept. today that treatment with HuMax-CD20 herpes zoster, neutropenia (2 patients) and one death from pneumonia. The pneumonia event was reported 4 weeks after the last treatment

Cadiz-bound Circus's Elephant Beatings Violate Federal Law, Says Judge
PETA - after contracting a herpes virus. PETA points out that the stress of being separated from her mother Coultrap: People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is a nonprofit

Herpes Zoster and Postherpetic Neuralgia: Prevention and Management
American Family Physician - Herpes Zoster and Postherpetic Neuralgia: Prevention and Management ANNE L. MOUNSEY, M.D., LEAH G. MATTHEW, M.D., and DAVID C. SLAWSON, M.D. neuralgia, there is good evidence to support treatment with gabapentin and tricyclic antidepressants

The Projectionist: Serenity Lacks Herpes, Samurai
Defamer - Another Friday afternoon, another jaw-droppingly accurate* set of box office predictions: 1. based, we arent all atingle about the big-screen treatment. ( Joss Whedons hitsquad, please lower your sniper sci-fi universe is completely devoid of space herpes and samurai robots

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A Young Shingle Gal (Herpes)


A Young Shingle Gal
Washington Post, United States - Oct 3, 2005 not fully understood, the virus can become reactivated after a long period, sometimes decades. When that happens, you've got shingles, also called herpes zoster

Docs Pan 'Pox Parties'
WFMY News 2, NC - Oct 3, 2005 shingles. Chicken pox virus is a herpes virus that stays in the body for life. When it gets reactivated, a person gets shingles.

Oregon Health & Science University Finds Pathway Herpes Uses To
MedfordNews.com, OR - 11 hours ago In a study published recently in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, OHSU investigators demonstrated the herpes virus does not require a round

Dr. Jeff on HPV
Bowdoin Orient, ME - Sep 30, 2005 Like the herpes virus, HPV does not survive long on inanimate objects and so cannot be contracted, for instance, from toilet seats.

Learning to say no until marriage
St. Petersburg Times, FL - Sep 30, 2005 dozens and dozens of icky diseases lurking out there. Some with weird names, such as gonorrhea, human papilloma virus and herpes.

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Could mental illness be (Herpes) infectious?


Could mental illness be infectious?
Times Online, UK - Sep 30, 2005 Meanwhile, Dr Ruth Itzhaki, at the University of Manchester, has been investigating a connection between Alzheimer s and the Herpes 1 virus the one

A Question Of Health
Independent, UK - 10 hours ago in adults. Both chickenpox and shingles are caused by the same virus, varicella-zoster, a member of the herpes family. After a child

Encephalitis: Many Causes, Deadly Outcome
TheHorse.com, KY - Sep 29, 2005 EEE), Western equine encephalitis (WEE), Venezuelan equine encephalitis (VEE), West Nile virus (WNV), the neurologic form of equine herpes virus (EHV-1), and

Third miscarriage, what to do?
Jamaica Observer, Jamaica - Oct 2, 2005 anticoagulant antibody screen. The TORCH's screen checks for toxoplasmosis, rubella, cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex virus and syphyllis.

US teens favour oral sex amid Aids epidemic
Independent Online, South Africa - Sep 29, 2005 reported using a condom during sexual activities despite studies that have shown that gonorrhoea, syphilis, genital herpes and human papilloma virus can be

FAMILY DOCTOR
Canton Repository (subscription), OH - Sep 28, 2005 One throat doctor told me it was the herpes virus and gave me a prescription I could not afford to renew. It really didn t help that much anyway.

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Doctor's Q&A (Herpes)


Doctor's Q&A
The Herald, UK - Oct 2, 2005 Oral herpes, also called herpes labialis or cold sores, is caused by the herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1). This virus causes small, painful blisters on the

ASK THE DOC
Hindu, India - Oct 1, 2005 I have been suffering from herpes at the left side of the thorax for complication of shingles, a second outbreak of the varicella-zoster virus, which initially

Docs Pan 'Pox Parties'
WFMY News 2, NC - Oct 3, 2005 shingles. Chicken pox virus is a herpes virus that stays in the body for life. When it gets reactivated, a person gets shingles.

A Young Shingle Gal
Washington Post, United States - 13 hours ago not fully understood, the virus can become reactivated after a long period, sometimes decades. When that happens, you've got shingles, also called herpes zoster

HEALTH CALENDAR, OCT. 4, 2005
Kansas.com, KS - 7 hours ago dry eye, irritable bowel syndrome, diabetes with depression, herpes vaccine, obesity, vaginal depression, congestive heart failure, West Nile virus, HIV, renal

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Monday, October 03, 2005

Herpes - Making women aware of 'down there'


Making women aware of 'down there'
Mail & Guardian Online, South Africa - Oct 1, 2005 a cocktail of antibiotics can even further damage the vaginal environment. facilitate the spread of sexually transmitted diseases such as herpes, gonorrhoea or

Tracking the 'Clinton defence'
Ottawa Sun, Canada - 51 minutes ago These teens had not had vaginal intercourse, suggesting oral sex was used to postpone intercourse. Still, the only STD anyone links to oral sex is herpes.

Response to Market Speculation
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - Sep 29, 2005 Company s lead product in development is VivaGel , a vaginal microbicide designed to prevent the transmission of STIs, including HIV and genital herpes.

US teens favour oral sex amid Aids epidemic
Independent Online, South Africa - Sep 29, 2005 using oral and lesbian sex "as a safer alternative than (vaginal) sex with despite studies that have shown that gonorrhoea, syphilis, genital herpes and human

Teens waiting longer for sex, sort of
Salem News, USA - 17 hours ago also a distinct group of teens who were abstaining from vaginal sex yet Oral sex has been associated in clinical studies with herpes, gonorrhea, syphilis and

Third miscarriage, what to do?
Jamaica Observer, Jamaica - Oct 2, 2005 that allows for removal of the septum via the vaginal route. The TORCH's screen checks for toxoplasmosis, rubella, cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex virus and

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Herpes - Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection


Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection
News-Medical.Net - The silicone vaginal ring steadily releases aciclovir: a treatment for genital herpes. It is known that women with genital herpes are at increased risk of HIV

Health Tip: Are You at Risk for AIDS?
ABCNEWS.com - exchange of body fluids like blood, semen and vaginal fluid. According to Seton Hall University in history of a sexually transmitted disease, such as herpes, gonorrhea or syphilis


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UPDATE 2-FDA (Herpes) OKs Merck vaccine for 4 childhood diseases


UPDATE 2-FDA OKs Merck vaccine for 4 childhood diseases
Reuters - Vaccination against the varicella virus, which causes chickenpox, was introduced in 1995, and is recommended as shingles, also known as herpes zoster, a painful and sometimes fatal

The Captain's Log:
The Dartmouth - The nice folks over in Parkhurst do well to inundate us with many warnings about the plagues and scourges which accost freshmen and upperclassmen alike. Steinbeck called the 'virus of restlessness' an virus. I'll extend the metaphor. Living in the town of Hanover gives you a type of Cabin Fever not unlike living with herpes

The science of public health
Imperial Valley Press - identifies diseases such as anthrax, herpes and influenza, he draws diagrams and tuberculosis, hooping cough, West Nile virus, multiple sexually transmitted infections and dozens

Herpes Zoster and Postherpetic Neuralgia: Prevention and Management
American Family Physician - Herpes Zoster and Postherpetic Neuralgia: Prevention and Management ANNE L. MOUNSEY, M.D., LEAH G. MATTHEW, M.D., and DAVID C. SLAWSON, M.D. varicella-zoster virus in the dorsal root ganglia. Risk factors for developing herpes zoster are

Learning to say no until marriage
St. Petersburg Times - with weird names, such as gonorrhea, human papilloma virus and herpes. But youth leader Gary Hallam says there's one

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Sunday, October 02, 2005

Could mental illness be infectious? (Herpes)


Could mental illness be infectious?
Times Online, UK - Sep 30, 2005 Meanwhile, Dr Ruth Itzhaki, at the University of Manchester, has been investigating a connection between Alzheimer s and the Herpes 1 virus the one

Learning to say no until marriage
St. Petersburg Times, FL - Sep 30, 2005 dozens and dozens of icky diseases lurking out there. Some with weird names, such as gonorrhea, human papilloma virus and herpes.

Herpes virus could control mice plagues
The Age (subscription), Australia - Sep 27, 2005 "Our studies suggest the virus is species specific in that it will not affect other native or introduced species of mammals," she said.

US teens favour oral sex amid Aids epidemic
Independent Online, South Africa - Sep 29, 2005 reported using a condom during sexual activities despite studies that have shown that gonorrhoea, syphilis, genital herpes and human papilloma virus can be

Dr. Jeff on HPV
Bowdoin Orient, ME - Sep 30, 2005 Like the herpes virus, HPV does not survive long on inanimate objects and so cannot be contracted, for instance, from toilet seats.

Living with short-term amnesia
Independent, UK - Sep 27, 2005 Heart attacks, when the brain is starved of oxygen, can cause amnesia, as can encephalitis, when a variation of the herpes virus (most commonly associated

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Herpes - ASK THE DOC


ASK THE DOC
Hindu, India - Oct 1, 2005 I have been suffering from herpes at the left side of the thorax for It's a complication of shingles, a second outbreak of the varicella-zoster virus, which

Doctors Oppose 'Pox Parties', Urge Vaccination
FOX News - Sep 29, 2005 A "natural mothering" web site gives a recipe for spreading varicella zoster virus -- the Chickenpox virus is a herpes virus that stays in the body for life.

Immunisation campaign sees diseases wilt
Gulf Times, Qatar - Sep 29, 2005 Second came hepatitis C (10.17%), followed by hepatitis B (9.96%), herpes zoster (7.20%), acute respiratory infections (4.28%) and scabies (2.66%), whereas all

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Herpes - Health Tip: Are You at Risk for AIDS?


Health Tip: Are You at Risk for AIDS?
ABCNEWS.com - exchange of body fluids like blood, semen and vaginal fluid. According to Seton Hall University in history of a sexually transmitted disease, such as herpes, gonorrhea or syphilis

Drug-releasing intravaginal ring could help prevent women from contracting HIV infection
News-Medical.Net - The silicone vaginal ring steadily releases aciclovir: a treatment for genital herpes. It is known that women with genital herpes are at increased risk of HIV


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Saturday, October 01, 2005

The Captain's Log: (Herpes)


The Captain's Log:
The Dartmouth - Living in the town of Hanover gives you a type of Cabin Fever not unlike living with herpes simplex type 2

Vaccine prevents shingles
News Leader - the rash develops.Doctors refer to shingles as herpes zoster. The viruses that cause mouth fever blisters Those are herpes simplex I and herpes simplex II. Herpes viruses are very

Cellular Switch For Controlling Immune System Function Discovered
Bio.com - at two members of the herpes family of viruses, cytomegalovirus and herpes simplex virus, because of their ability to

Alliance brings more tests to Ivax Diagnostics products
South Florida Business Journal - subsidiaries has agreed to distribute another company's herpes and West Nile Virus products with the unit's include type-specific herpes simplex virus-1, herpes simplex virus-2 and

Scientists discover control switch for immune system
DrugResearcher.com - members of the herpes family of viruses, cytomegalovirus and herpes simplex virus, because of their a cellular protein called the Herpes virus Entry Mediator which the scientists

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Herpes - ASK THE DOC


ASK THE DOC
Hindu, India - 2 hours ago Treatment options include dietary restrictions (of stimulants like tea, coffee, cola, chocolate), bio I have been suffering from herpes at the left side of the

The Almanac: Today is Monday, Oct. 3
Monsters and Critics.com, UK - Sep 27, 2005 whatsoever' that the president solicited campaign contributions in exchange for favorable treatment. a study said two-thirds of adults have oral herpes, and one

Falling in love with Citrofresh
Sydney Morning Herald (subscription), Australia - Sep 30, 2005 Citrofresh soon hopes to sell its herpes treatment, mouthwash and shampoo on its website. Talk about Newcastle disease and avian flu.

Dr. Jeff on HPV
Bowdoin Orient, ME - Sep 30, 2005 Like the herpes virus, HPV does not survive long on inanimate objects and so both have a prolonged pre-clinical phase permitting early detection and treatment.

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