Wednesday, May 31, 2006

Teens and STIs (Herpes)


Teens and STIs
Jamaica Observer, Jamaica - May 29, 2006 develop when sexual fluids are transferred, for example, during oral sex or STIs affecting most Jamaican teens are HIV/AIDS, gonorrhoea, syphilis and herpes.

At any age, prevention is key to women's health
Times Herald-Record, NY - 14 hours ago STDs - gonorrhea, syphilis, herpes simplex and chlamydia, among others - are generally has long-term consequences; smoking and taking oral contraceptives after

FDA Approves ZOSTAVAX , Merck's New Vaccine For Prevention Of
Medical News Today (press release), UK - May 29, 2006 ZOSTAVAX [Zoster Vaccine Live (Oka/Merck)] for prevention of herpes zoster (shingles daily topical or inhaled corticosteroids or low-dose oral corticosteroids

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Tuesday, May 30, 2006

FDA OKs Merck's Shingles Vaccine ZOSTAVAX For Individuals Of 60


FDA OKs Merck's Shingles Vaccine ZOSTAVAX For Individuals Of 60
Trading Markets, CA - May 26, 2006 said the US FDA approved its ZOSTAVAX vaccine for prevention of herpes zoster, or However, ZOSTAVAX is not a treatment for shingles or postherpetic neuralgia.

Treatment and Prevention of Shingles - Combination of Viral Drugs
Best Syndication, CA - May 29, 2006 or reduction of pain coupled with reduced burden of disease and use of health care resources would offset treatment costs.". Shingles (herpes zoster) is caused

FDA OKs shingles vaccine
Seattle Times, United States - May 27, 2006 Shingles, also called herpes zoster, occurs when the chickenpox virus reactivates and Americans in the over-60 group approved for treatment, according to

MIDDAY BUSINESS REPORT: Cerner, Epiq among 100 fast-growing tech
Kansas City Star, MO - May 26, 2006 for decades for causing birth defects, as a top treatment for leprosy Shingles, also called herpes zoster, strikes when the chickenpox virus reactivates and

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Monday, May 29, 2006

Herpes - FDA approves Merck's shingles vaccine


FDA approves Merck's shingles vaccine
United Press International - May 26, 2006 said. Zostavax, which protects against re-emergence of the chickenpox virus herpes zoster, is given as a single injection. In a

Report Suggests Transplants Could Spread Bird Flu
International News Service, Australia - May 25, 2006 we do not yet know the full biology of this virus in people.". That leaves them vulnerable to pneumonia, herpes, cytomegalovirus and hepatitis, according to the

Merck's Shingles Vaccine For Older Adults Approved By FDA
Food Consumer, IL - May 26, 2006 The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first vaccine for herpes zoster (shingles Shingles is a disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus, which is

FDA approves Merck vaccine for shingles
newratings.com - May 26, 2006 Shingles, also called herpes zoster, occurs when the chickenpox virus reactivates and resumes reproducing after lying dormant for decades in nerve cells in the

Pathology And Genetics of Tumours of the Soft Tissues And Bones
Science Daily (press release) - May 27, 2006 2006) -- Despite lack of a key component of the immune system, a line of genetically engineered mice can control chronic herpes virus infections, researchers

Dr Sarah: Easing arthritis pain
Sunday Life, UK - May 28, 2006 Have you any advice on cold sore prevention? AVOID triggers such as stress and ultraviolet light which can activate the Herpes simplex virus.

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Sunday, May 28, 2006

Herpes - Scientists Search Deep Sea Reefs for Wonder Drugs


Scientists Search Deep Sea Reefs for Wonder Drugs
Slashdot - May 23, 2006 Profits from a compound derived from a sea sponge to treat herpes were estimated to be worth US$ 50 million to US$ 100 million annually, and estimates of the

FDA Oks Vaccine for Shingles
Daily News Central, NV - 10 hours ago Shingles, also called herpes zoster, occurs when the chickenpox virus reactivates and resumes reproducing after a long dormancy in nerve cells in the body.

Special Feature: Pet Projects
BloodHorse, KY - May 27, 2006 "One thing we've already learned," she continued, "is that there are a lot more herpes abortions than what people thought and many of these mares that aborted

Here comes the sun
Waterford Today, Ireland - May 24, 2006 and back at home. Latent viruses such as Herpes which causes cold-sores are re-activated by strong UV rays. Using specific lip products

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Herpes - Antipsychotic Treatment Improves Outcome in Herpes Simplex


Antipsychotic Treatment Improves Outcome in Herpes Simplex
Journal of Neuropsychiatry (subscription) - May 23, 2006 SIR: Herpes simplex virus encephalitis is the most common fatal sporadic encephalitis in humans. 1 Psychiatric symptoms, especially

Quigley to Conduct Further Testing of QR-435 For Ocular Herpes In
PR Newswire (press release), NY - May 22, 2006 development of a new, effective, non-toxic topical antiviral would present a significant improvement, and much needed treatment." Herpes simplex virus type 1

MIDDAY BUSINESS REPORT: Cerner, Epiq among 100 fast-growing tech
Kansas City Star, MO - May 26, 2006 Shingles, also called herpes zoster, strikes when the chickenpox virus reactivates and resumes reproducing after lying dormant for decades in nerve cells in

Uzbek scientists suggest cotton oil pigment treatment for AIDS
Ferghana.ru, Russia - May 24, 2006 In 2006, Uzbek pharmacologists came up with a medicine for herpes. On occasion, they were even used against the flu virus and psoriasis.

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Saturday, May 27, 2006

Herpes - Profnet Wire: Health & Medicine: Cervical Cancer Vaccine


Profnet Wire: Health & Medicine: Cervical Cancer Vaccine
Newswise (press release) - May 25, 2006 as cervical and ovarian cancer, fallopian tube cancer, and vaginal lesions, even in vaccines for sexually transmitted diseases, especially herpes simplex virus

Sex Ed & Money
Charleston Post Courier (subscription), SC - May 21, 2006 Graphic photos of gonorrhea and herpes flash past them. One by one, these seventh-graders rattle them off. Oral sex, anal sex, vaginal sex, masturbation.

Schools teaching new lessons on sex
Stuff.co.nz, New Zealand - May 21, 2006 She tells them it can be used for vaginal or anal sex. Lurid scarlet close-ups of male and female sexual organs show what herpes, genital warts and other

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Friday, May 26, 2006

Sex Ed & Money


Sex Ed & Money
Charleston Post Courier (subscription), SC - May 21, 2006 Graphic photos of gonorrhea and herpes flash past them. One by one, these seventh-graders rattle them off. Oral sex, anal sex, vaginal sex, masturbation.

Schools teaching new lessons on sex
Stuff.co.nz, New Zealand - May 21, 2006 She tells them it can be used for vaginal or anal sex. Lurid scarlet close-ups of male and female sexual organs show what herpes, genital warts and other

Q&A: Merck Vaccine, HPV and Cervical Cancer
Food Consumer, IL - May 20, 2006 genital contact (such as vaginal and anal sex). HPV is not a new virus, but we are learning more about it. HPV is not the same as HIV or herpes virus (HSV).

Profnet Wire: Health & Medicine: Cervical Cancer Vaccine
Newswise (press release) - May 25, 2006 as cervical and ovarian cancer, fallopian tube cancer, and vaginal lesions, even in vaccines for sexually transmitted diseases, especially herpes simplex virus

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Thursday, May 25, 2006

Herpes - Xenotransplantation: For and Against


Xenotransplantation: For and Against
Philosophy Now (subscription), UK - May 24, 2006 Consider, for instance, a cancer-causing herpes virus that spreads in the air. Two additional risk factors should give us still more pause.

Q&A: Merck Vaccine, HPV and Cervical Cancer
Food Consumer, IL - May 20, 2006 HPV is not a new virus, but we are learning more about it. HPV is not the same as HIV or herpes virus (HSV). While these are all

Angiogenic suicide gene cell therapy regulates the effect of
Therapeutics Daily (subscription) (press release), PA - 18 hours ago They continued, "We developed human HGF (hHGF)-producing cells that regulated hHGF production using the thymidine kinase gene of herpes simplex virus (TK) and

Spa bathers should beware of what lies beneath
Times Online, UK - May 21, 2006 The herpes virus will also survive in spa baths without regular disinfecting, as will Cryptosporidium, a waterborne disease that can lead to heavy bouts of

Team exploration investigates marine-derived drug possibility
DrugResearcher.com, France - May 22, 2006 Marine-derived drugs has resulted in an antibiotic from a fungi, two closely related compounds from a sponge that treat cancer and the herpes virus, and a

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The New National Epidemics, Soon to go Global


The New National Epidemics, Soon to go Global
American Chronicle, CA - May 21, 2006 Another group of viruses that have been implicated is the Herpes family of viruses, Epstein-Barr viruses and oral, genital herpes are the primary focus.

Sex Ed & Money
Charleston Post Courier (subscription), SC - May 21, 2006 She then moves on to oral and genital herpes. The girls murmur. She tells them that out of the girls sitting there, at least two will get herpes.

Characteristics of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Positive Patients
AEM (subscription) - May 19, 2006 pulmonary infection, 10 (6 Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia); skin/soft tissue infection, 8; oral/esophageal candidiasis, 8; rash, 7 (3 herpes zoster); orthopedic

Educating teens about oral sex
Waterloo Record, Canada - May 19, 2006 A redneck cowboy named Herpes touts the advantages of oral sex, insisting you can't get sexually transmitted infections from it.

Medialink Features: Common, Embarrassing Disease Can Ruin
Genetic Engineering News, NY - May 19, 2006 While getting ready for a date, Michael Twain discovered something that he thought would ruin his whole evening -- a cold sore, otherwise known as oral herpes.

Herpes on the rise in Australia
Monsters and Critics.com, UK - May 19, 2006 Lead author Tony Cunningham, deputy chairman of the Australian Herpes Management Forum suspected but still unproven that a greater incidence of oral sex among

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Wednesday, May 24, 2006

Herpes - Medialink Features: Common, Embarrassing Disease Can Ruin


Medialink Features: Common, Embarrassing Disease Can Ruin
Genetic Engineering News, NY - May 19, 2006 herpes most commonly through kissing, and genital herpes through sexual activity, including oral sex -- but due to the fragility of the virus, neither form is

Characteristics of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Positive Patients
AEM (subscription) - May 19, 2006 Control and Prevention recommend routine human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) screening 8; oral/esophageal candidiasis, 8; rash, 7 (3 herpes zoster); orthopedic

Willie the turtle gets first class treatment
DailyIndia.com, NY - May 18, 2006 Many of the turtles arrive in need of surgery, suffering from a type of herpes virus called fibropapilloma that causes cauliflower-like tumours on the eyes and

Herpes infection rates on the rise
Australian, Australia - May 18, 2006 The rate is higher among women, and is more than one in five among women aged 35-44, according to the first Australian study of herpes simplex virus infection.

Doctors develop tool for diagnosing immune reconstitution syndrome
Aidsmap, UK - May 18, 2006 However, both experts decided to exclude all six cases of herpes zoster, as it is not possible to distinguish new infections with this virus to an immune

Uzbek scientists suggest cotton oil pigment treatment for AIDS
Ferghana.ru, Russia - 14 hours ago In 2006, Uzbek pharmacologists came up with a medicine for herpes. On occasion, they were even used against the flu virus and psoriasis.

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Tuesday, May 23, 2006

HIV care should include routine STI screens, finds study


HIV care should include routine STI screens, finds study
Aidsmap, UK - May 18, 2006 a CD4 cell count below 200 cells/mm 3 (11% versus 1%, p = 0.004) and the investigators speculate that these ulcers were caused by herpes simplex virus-2. The

Herpes on the rise in Australia
Monsters and Critics.com, UK - May 19, 2006 The first Australian study of herpes simplex virus infection -- published in the British journal 'Sexually Transmitted Infections' -- also found 76 percent of

Willie the turtle gets first class treatment
DailyIndia.com, NY - May 18, 2006 Many of the turtles arrive in need of surgery, suffering from a type of herpes virus called fibropapilloma that causes cauliflower-like tumours on the eyes and

Quest Diagnostics to Acquire Focus Diagnostics, Inc., A World
PR Newswire (press release), NY - May 19, 2006 In addition, Focus develops and markets diagnostic products, such as HerpeSelect(R) for Herpes Simplex Virus. About Focus Diagnostics, Inc.

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Monday, May 22, 2006

Angiogenic suicide gene cell therapy regulates the effect of (Herpes)


Angiogenic suicide gene cell therapy regulates the effect of
Therapeutics Daily (subscription) (press release), PA - May 18, 2006 They continued, "We developed human HGF (hHGF)-producing cells that regulated hHGF production using the thymidine kinase gene of herpes simplex virus (TK) and

Not moved by all the talk
Boston Globe, United States - May 19, 2006 ''I'm aware of that," said Raffetto, who conceded it has been a tough year for Pimlico, which endured an equine herpes virus that resulted in horses being

The New National Epidemics, Soon to go Global
American Chronicle, CA - May 21, 2006 is the Herpes family of viruses, Epstein-Barr viruses and oral, genital herpes are the So if a virus doesn t get ya how about some parasites or yeast

Herpes on the rise in Australia
Monsters and Critics.com, UK - May 19, 2006 The first Australian study of herpes simplex virus infection -- published in the British journal 'Sexually Transmitted Infections' -- also found 76 percent of

Characteristics of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Positive Patients
AEM (subscription) - May 19, 2006 Control and Prevention recommend routine human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) screening 8; oral/esophageal candidiasis, 8; rash, 7 (3 herpes zoster); orthopedic

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Herpes - The New National Epidemics, Soon to go Global


The New National Epidemics, Soon to go Global
American Chronicle, CA - 12 hours ago Another group of viruses that have been implicated is the Herpes family of viruses, Epstein-Barr viruses and oral, genital herpes are the primary focus.

Sex Ed & Money
Charleston Post Courier (subscription), SC - May 21, 2006 She then moves on to oral and genital herpes. The girls murmur. She tells them that out of the girls sitting there, at least two will get herpes.

BioAlliance Pharma starts pivotal Phase III clinical trial in the
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - May 16, 2006 product. A second product, acyclovir Lauriad(R), for the treatment of oral herpes, has completed a Phase I clinical trial in Europe. A

Educating teens about oral sex
Waterloo Record, Canada - May 19, 2006 A redneck cowboy named Herpes touts the advantages of oral sex, insisting you can't get sexually transmitted infections from it.

Genital herpes infection rates on the rise
NEWS.com.au, Australia - May 18, 2006 The high prevalence of HSV-1, also known as oral herpes, was also significant, as an HSV-2 vaccine would be much less effective in people already infected with

Genital herpes among most common STDs
The Age, Australia - May 18, 2006 Australia has a relatively low rate of genital herpes compared to other countries, but the rate of oral herpes - at about 76 per cent prevalence - was higher

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Sunday, May 21, 2006

West Virginia Tracks Issue Embargo on Horses from Ohio Farm


West Virginia Tracks Issue Embargo on Horses from Ohio Farm
BloodHorse, KY - May 15, 2006 by Blood-Horse Staff. A suspected case of equine herpes virus has led two West Virginia racetracks to issue an embargo on any horses from a horse farm in Ohio.

Angiogenic suicide gene cell therapy regulates the effect of
Therapeutics Daily (subscription) (press release), PA - May 18, 2006 They continued, "We developed human HGF (hHGF)-producing cells that regulated hHGF production using the thymidine kinase gene of herpes simplex virus (TK) and

Carnal Knowledge: Oral sex and risk: Here are the facts
Portsmouth Herald News, NH - May 18, 2006 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

Q&A: Merck Vaccine, HPV and Cervical Cancer
Food Consumer, IL - May 20, 2006 HPV is not a new virus, but we are learning more about it. HPV is not the same as HIV or herpes virus (HSV). While these are all

Preliminary 48-Week Results From Clinical Study Of HIV Protease
Medical News Today (press release), UK - May 17, 2006 your immune system may get stronger and could begin to fight infections that have been hidden in your body, such as pneumonia, herpes virus, or tuberculosis.

Characteristics of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Positive Patients
AEM (subscription) - May 19, 2006 Control and Prevention recommend routine human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) screening 8; oral/esophageal candidiasis, 8; rash, 7 (3 herpes zoster); orthopedic

Herpes

Saturday, May 20, 2006

Q&A: Merck Vaccine, HPV and Cervical Cancer


Q&A: Merck Vaccine, HPV and Cervical Cancer
Food Consumer, IL - 13 hours ago genital contact (such as vaginal and anal sex). HPV is not a new virus, but we are learning more about it. HPV is not the same as HIV or herpes virus (HSV).

Educating teens about oral sex
Waterloo Record, Canada - May 19, 2006 t result from oral sex, it does carry the risk of contracting herpes, chlamydia, gonorrhea of latex used when performing oral sex on the anal or vaginal opening

Carnal Knowledge: Oral sex and risk: Here are the facts
Portsmouth Herald News, NH - May 18, 2006 s about 1/10th as risky as vaginal intercourse and 1/50th as risky as anal intercourse. The most likely bad outcome from oral sex is probably a case of herpes.

Herpes

Friday, May 19, 2006

Herpes - Preliminary 48-Week Results From Clinical Study Of HIV Protease


Preliminary 48-Week Results From Clinical Study Of HIV Protease
Medical News Today (press release), UK - May 17, 2006 is indicated in combination with other antiretroviral agents for the treatment of HIV that have been hidden in your body, such as pneumonia, herpes virus, or

Global Men's Medicine Market Surges Past $19 Billion
Yahoo! News (press release) - May 18, 2006 in the sexual function, sexually transmitted disease, cancer, and urinary treatment segments have and conditions of major concern to men, such as herpes and HIV

HIV care should include routine STI screens, finds study
Aidsmap, UK - May 18, 2006 that 25% of HIV transmissions could be averted by treatment for sexually and the investigators speculate that these ulcers were caused by herpes simplex virus-2

Battling Herpes without Chemicals
Fashion Monitor Toronto, Canada - May 16, 2006 There are various reasons for herpes outbreak: stress, low immune system, sun exposure There are a number of options for treatment, such as cr mes and tablets

BioAlliance Pharma starts pivotal Phase III clinical trial in the
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - May 16, 2006 product. A second product, acyclovir Lauriad(R), for the treatment of oral herpes, has completed a Phase I clinical trial in Europe. A

Doctors develop tool for diagnosing immune reconstitution syndrome
Aidsmap, UK - May 18, 2006 zoster as a manifestation of immune reconstitution syndrome, because herpes zoster may had similar CD4 cell counts before starting anti-HIV treatment, but who

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Willie the turtle gets first class treatment


Willie the turtle gets first class treatment
DailyIndia.com, NY - 13 hours ago Many of the turtles arrive in need of surgery, suffering from a type of herpes virus called fibropapilloma that causes cauliflower-like tumours on the eyes and

HIV care should include routine STI screens, finds study
Aidsmap, UK - May 18, 2006 that 25% of HIV transmissions could be averted by treatment for sexually and the investigators speculate that these ulcers were caused by herpes simplex virus-2

Agricultural Pesticide Use Associated with Increased Risk of NHL
Cancer Consultants (press release), TN - May 15, 2006 Treatment for NHL varies depending on NHL type, patient age, and other existing s lymphoma), HIV-related lymphomas, body cavity lymphomas (human herpes virus-8

Research and Markets: Five Year Sales Forecasts for the
Genetic Engineering News, NY - May 15, 2006 Sales of Actonel for use in the prevention and treatment of postmenopausal Hib)' ProQuad (measles, mumps, Rubella and Varicella); Gardasil (Herpes and genital

Doctors develop tool for diagnosing immune reconstitution syndrome
Aidsmap, UK - 17 hours ago zoster as a manifestation of immune reconstitution syndrome, because herpes zoster may had similar CD4 cell counts before starting anti-HIV treatment, but who

Is this the cure for ME?
Daily Mail - UK, UK - May 16, 2006 A drug used to treat herpes infections has produced a dramatic improvement in This is a remarkable result for a treatment for this complex and controversial

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Thursday, May 18, 2006

Experts say underage sex a serious problem in Portales


Experts say underage sex a serious problem in Portales
Portales News-Tribune, NM - May 14, 2006 of getting sexually-transmitted diseases through the mouth. She said there were reports of sixth-graders contracting oral herpes.

BioAlliance Pharma Starts Pivotal Phase III Clinical Trial in the
Business Wire (press release), CA - May 16, 2006 product. A second product, acyclovir Lauriad(R), for the treatment of oral herpes, has completed a Phase I clinical trial in Europe. A

Herpes infection rates on the rise
Australian, Australia - 8 hours ago The high prevalence of HSV-1, also known as oral herpes, was also significant, as an HSV-2 vaccine would be much less effective in people already infected with

EDITORIAL: More Precautions Needed With Syphilis
International News Service, Australia - May 13, 2006 During initial infection, a sore not unlike a herpes canker typically develops on of syphilis patients in Connecticut admit to having had vaginal, oral or anal

SEX DOCTOR: WILL SORE GIVE HIM HERPES?
Sunday Mirror, UK - May 13, 2006 than HSV-2. This means if you give your boyfriend oral sex when you have a cold sore on your mouth he can get herpes on his penis.

Carnal Knowledge: Oral sex and risk: Here are the facts
Portsmouth Herald News, NH - 10 hours ago causing virus HSV-1. The leader of the study, Thomas Cherpes, said it s just too complicated to calculate the odds of acquiring genital herpes from oral sex.

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Wednesday, May 17, 2006

Herpes - EDITORIAL: More Precautions Needed With Syphilis


EDITORIAL: More Precautions Needed With Syphilis
International News Service, Australia - May 13, 2006 During initial infection, a sore not unlike a herpes canker typically develops on the of syphilis patients in Connecticut admit to having had vaginal, oral or

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Herpes - Bark from birch tree holds medicinal promise


Bark from birch tree holds medicinal promise
Bradenton Herald, United States - May 11, 2006 It appeared betulin's first success would be a herpes virus medicine. Lab and animal research showed betulin was incredibly effective at treating herpes.

Antiviral Drugs May Help Relieve Nerve Pain Related to Shingles
Kansas City infoZine, MO - May 11, 2006 Chicago, Ill. - infoZine - Shingles (herpes zoster) is caused by the varicella-zoster virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox, according to a study posted

Researchers from the United States and Belgium detail new studies
Therapeutics Daily (subscription) (press release), PA - May 11, 2006 to recent research from the United States, positron emission tomography (PET) targets prostate cancer gene therapy by oncolytic herpes simplex virus (HSV).

Maryland Racing Is Gaining Ground
Los Angeles Times, CA - May 16, 2006 A highly infectious virus, equine herpes can cause respiratory disease and fever, lead pregnant mares to abort their fetuses, and in its most severe form, can

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Tuesday, May 16, 2006

Research and Markets: Five Year Sales Forecasts for the (Herpes)


Research and Markets: Five Year Sales Forecasts for the
Genetic Engineering News, NY - May 15, 2006 Sales of Actonel for use in the prevention and treatment of postmenopausal Hib)' ProQuad (measles, mumps, Rubella and Varicella); Gardasil (Herpes and genital

FermaVir Announces a Presentation on Recent Results of its
Genetic Engineering News, NY - May 10, 2006 that has demonstrated powerful inhibitory activity and may have potential therapeutic benefit for the treatment of shingles, also known as herpes zoster.

Bark from birch tree holds medicinal promise
Bradenton Herald, United States - May 11, 2006 Imagine the treatment for some cancers growing in our forests. Or powerful drugs for herpes, HIV or liver disease. How about a natural

Bisphosphonate-Associated Mandibular Osteonecrosis
AJNR (subscription), IL - May 10, 2006 He had stopped treatment. following radiation therapy for the head and neck malignancies.6 Rare cases have been described in association with herpes zoster and

GlaxoSmithKline and Vertex Pharmaceuticals Announce Preliminary 48
PR Newswire (press release), NY - 7 hours ago is indicated in combination with other antiretroviral agents for the treatment of HIV that have been hidden in your body, such as pneumonia, herpes virus, or

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Monday, May 15, 2006

Visual Test Diagnosis


Visual Test Diagnosis
Slashdot - May 10, 2006 Currently, I've seen Alzheimer's research being done in the form of mammalian brain tissue introduced to a herpes virus that has previously infected cells

Temporal Lobe Involvement in Japanese Encephalitis: Problems in
AJNR (subscription), IL - May 10, 2006 ganglia, cerebral cortex, cerebellum, brain stem, and white matter, whereas temporal lobe involvement is characteristically seen in Herpes simplex encephalitis

Biovail Q1 Earnings Surge On Strong Sales Of Antidepressant
Trading Markets, CA - May 11, 2006 Zovirax Ointment and Zovirax Cream held a combined 70.0% share of the topical herpes market, an increase of 3.5 percentage points in market share versus first

Feeding feral felines not a kindness, experts say
Carroll County Times (subscription), MD - May 14, 2006 Cats are not meant to be wild, she said, and many of these cats carry diseases, such as feline leukemia and herpes virus, that can affect other cats - as well

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Antiviral Drugs May Help Relieve Nerve Pain Related to Shingles


Antiviral Drugs May Help Relieve Nerve Pain Related to Shingles
DG News - May 11, 2006 IL -- May 11, 2006 -- A small trial suggests that treatment with intravenous Shingles (herpes zoster) is caused by the varicella-zoster virus, the same virus

FermaVir Announces a Presentation on Recent Results of its
Genetic Engineering News, NY - May 10, 2006 that has demonstrated powerful inhibitory activity and may have potential therapeutic benefit for the treatment of shingles, also known as herpes zoster.

Antiviral Drugs Help Relieve Enduring Shingles Pain
MedPage Today, NJ - May 9, 2006 drugs reduced lengthy postherpetic neuralgia following a bout of herpes zoster (shingles to that found on day 15 when intravenous Zovirax treatment was completed

Depomed Finalizes Phase III Clinical Trial Protocol for Gabapentin
Genetic Engineering News, NY - May 10, 2006 development for the treatment of postherpetic neuralgia (PHN), a long lasting pain condition caused by nerve damage during a shingles, or herpes zoster, viral

Bisphosphonate-Associated Mandibular Osteonecrosis
AJNR (subscription), IL - May 10, 2006 He had stopped treatment. following radiation therapy for the head and neck malignancies.6 Rare cases have been described in association with herpes zoster and

Antiviral Drugs May Help Relieve Nerve Pain Related to Shingles
Kansas City infoZine, MO - May 11, 2006 treatment with intravenous and oral antiviral medications may reduce the nerve pain that occurs following shingles. Chicago, Ill. - infoZine - Shingles (herpes

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Sunday, May 14, 2006

Herpes - EDITORIAL: More Precautions Needed With Syphilis


EDITORIAL: More Precautions Needed With Syphilis
International News Service, Australia - May 13, 2006 During initial infection, a sore not unlike a herpes canker typically develops on the of syphilis patients in Connecticut admit to having had vaginal, oral or

Herpes

Friday, May 12, 2006

Herpes - Source: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant


Source: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Center for Elephant
Yahoo! News (press release) - 15 hours ago Bros. has committed more than $300,000 to fund the Smithsonian Institution's National Zoo's research projects on endotheliotropic herpes viruses, the single

Antiviral Drugs May Help Relieve Nerve Pain Related To Shingles
Medical News Today (press release), UK - May 11, 2006 Shingles (herpes zoster) is caused by the varicella-zoster virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox, according to background information in the article.

Biovail Q1 Earnings Surge On Strong Sales Of Antidepressant
Trading Markets, CA - May 11, 2006 Zovirax Ointment and Zovirax Cream held a combined 70.0% share of the topical herpes market, an increase of 3.5 percentage points in market share versus first

Prenatal Exposure to Maternal Genital and Reproductive Infections
Am J Psychiatry (subscription) - May 10, 2006 reproductive (G/R) infections are known to increase the risk of congenital neurological disorders in offspring (4, 5), and elevated herpes simplex virus type 2

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Herpes - Researchers from the United States and Belgium detail new studies


Researchers from the United States and Belgium detail new studies
Therapeutics Daily (subscription) (press release), PA - 20 hours ago PET) targets prostate cancer gene therapy by oncolytic herpes simplex virus (HSV). "HSV oncolytic gene therapy is a promising treatment modality against cancer

Antiviral Drugs May Help Relieve Nerve Pain Related To Shingles
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 12 hours ago A small trial suggests that treatment with intravenous and oral antiviral medications may Shingles (herpes zoster) is caused by the varicella-zoster virus, the

FermaVir Announces a Presentation on Recent Results of its
Genetic Engineering News, NY - May 10, 2006 that has demonstrated powerful inhibitory activity and may have potential therapeutic benefit for the treatment of shingles, also known as herpes zoster.

Health calendar
Asheville Citizen-Times, NC - May 8, 2006 BREAST CANCER TREATMENT UPDATE: Paul Kim, MD, will present new treatments for breast MOUNTAIN HELP HERPES: Support group meets 7 to 9 pm the first Tuesday of

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Thursday, May 11, 2006

Mircobicides 2006: Microbicide activity against sexually (Herpes)


Mircobicides 2006: Microbicide activity against sexually
Aidsmap, UK - May 8, 2006 have shown that STIs, especially, gonorrhoea, chlamydia, bacterial vaginosis (BV) and trichomoniasis, and perhaps most importantly, Herpes Simplex Virus-type 2

Viral Infection at birth linked to cerebral palsy
Pregnancy and Baby, AZ - 18 hours ago samples taken within a few days of birth were used to test for the presence of neurotropic viruses, a group of viruses including the herpes virus, which can

Prenatal Exposure to Maternal Genital and Reproductive Infections
Am J Psychiatry (subscription) - May 10, 2006 reproductive (G/R) infections are known to increase the risk of congenital neurological disorders in offspring (4, 5), and elevated herpes simplex virus type 2

STDs on the rise for college-age students
Binghamton University Pipe Dream, USA - May 9, 2006 Cases of herpes seen at the clinics in 2005 increased by 56 percent from 2004 Fifty-five percent of cases of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) in 2005 were also

Health department has STD screenings
St. Petersburg Times, FL - May 9, 2006 The most common STDs are chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, human papilloma virus (warts, HPV), genital herpes, viral hepatitis (Hepatitis A, B, and C

What s this facial paralysis ?
The Tide, Nigeria - May 5, 2006 One possible explanation is that herpes simplex (virus responsible for cold sores may lie dormant in the facial nerve, then cause inflammation when it

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Wednesday, May 10, 2006

Preventing and Treating Avian Flu With Transfer Factor (Herpes)


Preventing and Treating Avian Flu With Transfer Factor
Mathaba.Net, UK - May 8, 2006 For instance, herpes patients suffer relapses despite the presence of antiviral antibodies, but they respond to virus-specific TF treatment.

FermaVir Announces a Presentation on Recent Results of its
Genetic Engineering News, NY - 14 hours ago that has demonstrated powerful inhibitory activity and may have potential therapeutic benefit for the treatment of shingles, also known as herpes zoster.

Ask the sexpert
Mumbai Mirror, India - May 5, 2006 What tests and medication should I take in order to eliminate the infection completely? It seems that you have a herpes infection.

Sanofi-aventis First Quarter of 2006: Sales growth of 9.6% on a
PR Newswire (press release), NY - May 4, 2006 Pasteur MSD of a positive opinion from the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) for Zostavax(R), a vaccine against herpes zoster (shingles

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Herpes - Health calendar


Health calendar
Asheville Citizen-Times, NC - May 8, 2006 BREAST CANCER TREATMENT UPDATE: Paul Kim, MD, will present new treatments for breast MOUNTAIN HELP HERPES: Support group meets 7 to 9 pm the first Tuesday of

STDs on the rise for college-age students
Binghamton University Pipe Dream, USA - May 9, 2006 with the disease do not exhibit any symptoms, and usually do not seek treatment. Cases of herpes seen at the clinics in 2005 increased by 56 percent from 2004

MediGene to Present at the 3rd Annual Rodman & Renshaw Global
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - 22 hours ago procedure in the US (Polyphenon E Ointment for the treatment of genital MediGene's innovative oncolytic HSV (herpes simplex viruses) (phase I/II in glioma

Neuropathic Pain: An Update on Effective Management Strategies
Medscape (subscription) - May 5, 2006 multiple sclerosis, spinal cord disorders, infectious diseases (eg, herpes zoster, AIDS clinical presentation of neuropathic pain, as well as treatment options.

Mircobicides 2006: Microbicide activity against sexually
Aidsmap, UK - May 8, 2006 bacterial vaginosis (BV) and trichomoniasis, and perhaps most importantly, Herpes Simplex Virus people at high risk for STIs often seek out treatment as well).

Sex ed spurs debate in Broome schools
Press & Sun-Bulletin, NY - May 6, 2006 For example, a television advertisement promoting drug treatment for genital herpes has sparked questions about the incurable, sexually transmitted disease.

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Tuesday, May 09, 2006

Herpes - UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON; HIV transmission risk factors among bar


UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON; HIV transmission risk factors among bar
Hotels Magazine, IL - May 8, 2006 HIV-1 was associated with genital ulcers on examination (adjusted odds ratio [AOR]=2.08, 95% CI=1.16-3.74), herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) (AOR=3.80, 95

Virus Linked to MS
Red Herring, CA - May 3, 2006 with the Epstein-Barr virus, as well as proteins produced when people are infected with flu virus or a virus called cytomegalovirus (a type of herpes virus).

Shingles pain costs up to $9,000
Monsters and Critics.com, UK - May 5, 2006 Herpes zoster is caused by infection with the same virus that causes chicken pox. That infection emerges as shingles in later years.

Treatment with intravenous and oral antiviral medications may help
News-Medical.net, Australia - 7 hours ago Shingles (herpes zoster) is caused by the varicella-zoster virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox, according to background information in the article.

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Monday, May 08, 2006

Preventing and Treating Avian Flu With Transfer Factor


Preventing and Treating Avian Flu With Transfer Factor
Mathaba.Net, UK - 8 hours ago For instance, herpes patients suffer relapses despite the presence of antiviral antibodies, but they respond to virus-specific TF treatment.

Schools plan meetings to talk about sex
Hagerstown Morning Herald, MD - May 4, 2006 Mail earlier this spring included images diagramming how to put on male and female condoms and the effects of conditions such as the herpes virus and chlamydia

Winter racing a success at Laurel, despite equine herpes
Business Gazette, MD - May 4, 2006 Dr. Guy Hohenhaus, state veterinarian for the Maryland Department of Agriculture, said the mysterious nature of the equine herpes virus posed significant

Hemispherx Biopharma to Present Audited Results of Ampligen(R)
Business Wire (press release), CA - May 3, 2006 The 5th International Conference on HHV is sponsored by the HHV (human herpes virus) 6 Foundation, a non-profit entity formed to foster basic and clinical

Mircobicides 2006: Microbicide activity against sexually
Aidsmap, UK - 1 hour ago have shown that STIs, especially, gonorrhoea, chlamydia, bacterial vaginosis (BV) and trichomoniasis, and perhaps most importantly, Herpes Simplex Virus-type 2

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Sunday, May 07, 2006

Virus Linked to MS


Virus Linked to MS
Red Herring, CA - May 3, 2006 and decided to allow patients previously taking it to resume their treatment (see FDA with flu virus or a virus called cytomegalovirus (a type of herpes virus

SEMINAR TO ACCOMPANY THE HAMBLETONIAN
Harnesslink, New Zealand - May 2, 2006 Carter, DVM, MS Equine Diagnostic Ultrasound, Virginia B. Reef, DVM, DACVIM High Energy Shockwave Treatment in the The Riddle of Equine Herpes Virus 1

What s this facial paralysis ?
The Tide, Nigeria - May 5, 2006 One possible explanation is that herpes simplex (virus responsible for cold sores The condition generally gets better by itself, without any treatment at all.

Sex ed spurs debate in Broome schools
Press & Sun-Bulletin, NY - May 6, 2006 For example, a television advertisement promoting drug treatment for genital herpes has sparked questions about the incurable, sexually transmitted disease.

Sanofi-aventis First Quarter of 2006: Sales growth of 9.6% on a
PR Newswire (press release), NY - May 4, 2006 for Zostavax(R), a vaccine against herpes zoster (shingles) and herpes zoster related for Acomplia(R) as an adjunct to diet and exercise for treatment of obese

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Herpes - Original Sports Clich s


Original Sports Clich s
The Dartmouth, NH - May 4, 2006 evil secret. But is it herpes-ridden, "Ron Mexico" pseudonym-holding Michael or gun-toting, undrafted sore loser Marcus? Only Dolphins

Sex ed spurs debate in Broome schools
Press & Sun-Bulletin, NY - 11 hours ago For example, a television advertisement promoting drug treatment for genital herpes has sparked questions about the incurable, sexually transmitted disease.

Neuropathic Pain: An Update on Effective Management Strategies
Medscape (subscription) - May 5, 2006 sickle-cell disease, arthritis, low-back problems, diabetes, headache, multiple sclerosis, spinal cord disorders, infectious diseases (eg, herpes zoster, AIDS

Microbides 2006: what products are in the pipeline?
Aidsmap, UK - May 2, 2006 Dendrimers (SPL, VivaGel), which have also shown activity against herpes virus 2, are in phase 1 clinical trials and beginning studies for STI prevention.

New Garlic Technology May Have Enormous Impact Upon Health
PR Web (press release), WA - May 2, 2006 fungi, amoeba and virus. Allicin is active against viruses such as influenza, herpes and smallpox. Recent studies show that

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Saturday, May 06, 2006

Herpes - Morning-after pill bad for teens


Morning-after pill bad for teens
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA - May 4, 2006 as a result of rape, a broken condom, or forgotten use of an oral contraceptive Unless the FDA has a pill that cures herpes and AIDS - don't even think about it

Neuropathic Pain: An Update on Effective Management Strategies
Medscape (subscription) - May 5, 2006 multiple sclerosis, spinal cord disorders, infectious diseases (eg, herpes zoster, AIDS Oral long-acting opioids include morphine (MS Contin [Purdue Frederick

Ask the sexpert
Mumbai Mirror, India - May 5, 2006 However, if you really do wish to indulge in oral sex with an infected person, ensure that the guy uses a condom. It seems that you have a herpes infection.

The Sports Guy: Playoff stock watch
abc7.com, CA - May 5, 2006 more than every other NBA star in playoff history combined, to the point that he could develop some rare version of oral basketball herpes if somebody doesn't

A Movie Home Companion
Tucson Weekly, AZ - May 3, 2006 you and hanging up, and using their heat vision to give you simulated herpes sores. on film, including a sequence where he's seen to have performed oral sex on

FermaVir Announces Presentations on Potential Shingles Therapy at
Genetic Engineering News, NY - May 3, 2006 McGuigan, a FermaVir founder and board member will give an oral presentation on therapeutic benefit for the treatment of shingles, also known as herpes zoster.

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Friday, May 05, 2006

New Garlic Technology May Have Enormous Impact Upon Health


New Garlic Technology May Have Enormous Impact Upon Health
PR Web (press release), WA - May 2, 2006 allicin has been shown to kill every known bacterium, fungi, amoeba and virus. Allicin is active against viruses such as influenza, herpes and smallpox.

Affliction for a beautiful mind
Stuff.co.nz, New Zealand - May 2, 2006 drug treatment, doctors saved him from what had proved to be encephalitis, brought on by a one-in-a-million migration of the herpes (cold sore) virus to his

Combo treatments eliminate prostate cancer
myDNA.com, TX - May 2, 2006 In the study, the common cold virus was used as a "cargo ship" to carry the herpes virus gene. This gene agent, known as AdV-tk, was

Ask the sexpert
Mumbai Mirror, India - 11 hours ago Yes, it is possible for the HIV virus in the infected person to enter the other person through some entry point like a It seems that you have a herpes infection

What s this facial paralysis ?
The Tide, Nigeria - 21 hours ago One possible explanation is that herpes simplex (virus responsible for cold sores may lie dormant in the facial nerve, then cause inflammation when it

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Microbides 2006: what products are in the pipeline?


Microbides 2006: what products are in the pipeline?
Aidsmap, UK - May 2, 2006 finger inhibitors, which never worked out in clinical development as oral compounds, but SPL, VivaGel), which have also shown activity against herpes virus 2

A Movie Home Companion
Tucson Weekly, AZ - May 3, 2006 you and hanging up, and using their heat vision to give you simulated herpes sores. on film, including a sequence where he's seen to have performed oral sex on

FermaVir Announces Presentations on Potential Shingles Therapy at
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - May 3, 2006 McGuigan, a FermaVir founder and board member will give an oral presentation on therapeutic benefit for the treatment of shingles, also known as herpes zoster.

Morning-after pill bad for teens
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA - May 4, 2006 as a result of rape, a broken condom, or forgotten use of an oral contraceptive Unless the FDA has a pill that cures herpes and AIDS - don't even think about it

BioAlliance Pharma Establishes Sales & Marketing Subsidiary in
Business Wire (press release), CA - May 3, 2006 indication. A second product, acyclovir Lauriad(R), for the treatment of oral herpes, has completed a Phase I clinical trial in Europe. A

Neuropathic Pain: An Update on Effective Management Strategies
Medscape (subscription) - 6 hours ago multiple sclerosis, spinal cord disorders, infectious diseases (eg, herpes zoster, AIDS Oral long-acting opioids include morphine (MS Contin [Purdue Frederick

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Thursday, May 04, 2006

Hemispherx Biopharma to Present Audited Results of Ampligen(R)


Hemispherx Biopharma to Present Audited Results of Ampligen(R)
Business Wire (press release), CA - May 3, 2006 specifically for the potential treatment of CFS, by the end of the year. The 5th International Conference on HHV is sponsored by the HHV (human herpes virus) 6

Can I still have a healthy baby?
Jamaica Observer, Jamaica - Apr 30, 2006 losses include toxoplasmosis (acquired from cats), cytomegalovirus, genital herpes simplex, rubella The treatment for this is a cervical cerclage which is

Microbides 2006: what products are in the pipeline?
Aidsmap, UK - May 2, 2006 If tenofovir becomes commonly used for treatment in southern Africa (and at Dendrimers (SPL, VivaGel), which have also shown activity against herpes virus 2

Biovail to Promote AstraZeneca's Zoladex(R) 3.6mg (Goserelin
Genetic Engineering News, NY - May 2, 2006 therapeutic benefits of Zoladex(R) 3.6mg as an important treatment to females R) Ointment, leading topical anti-viral treatments for genital herpes and cold

BioAlliance Pharma Establishes Sales & Marketing Subsidiary in
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - May 3, 2006 indication. A second product, acyclovir Lauriad(R), for the treatment of oral herpes, has completed a Phase I clinical trial in Europe. A

Affliction for a beautiful mind
Stuff.co.nz, New Zealand - May 2, 2006 a newly emergent drug treatment, doctors saved him from what had proved to be encephalitis, brought on by a one-in-a-million migration of the herpes (cold sore

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Wednesday, May 03, 2006

Herpes - Embarrassing diseases


Embarrassing diseases
Health24.com, South Africa - 13 hours ago genital herpes or nervous perspiration or halitosis to a baffled-looking middle-aged Italian wearing horn-rimmed glasses? Or, even worse, a bad case of oral

Condom initiative should give Hopkins sex life a boost
Johns Hopkins News-Letter, MD - Apr 28, 2006 how many use them? But yet some of the nastiest sexually transmitted infections are transmitted through oral sex, namely herpes.

Enzyme discovery could reduce Kaposi sarcoma tumour growth and
News-Medical.net, Australia - Apr 28, 2006 caused by infection of the patients with the Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpes virus levels of the protein were detected in biopsy tissue from oral AIDS-Kaposi's

A Movie Home Companion
Tucson Weekly, AZ - 6 hours ago you and hanging up, and using their heat vision to give you simulated herpes sores. on film, including a sequence where he's seen to have performed oral sex on

FermaVir Announces Presentations on Potential Shingles Therapy at
Genetic Engineering News, NY - 17 hours ago McGuigan, a FermaVir founder and board member will give an oral presentation on therapeutic benefit for the treatment of shingles, also known as herpes zoster.

BioAlliance Pharma Establishes Sales & Marketing Subsidiary in
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - 17 hours ago indication. A second product, acyclovir Lauriad(R), for the treatment of oral herpes, has completed a Phase I clinical trial in Europe. A

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Herpes - Microbides 2006: what products are in the pipeline?


Microbides 2006: what products are in the pipeline?
Aidsmap, UK - 11 hours ago finger inhibitors, which never worked out in clinical development as oral compounds, but SPL, VivaGel), which have also shown activity against herpes virus 2

Condom initiative should give Hopkins sex life a boost
Johns Hopkins News-Letter, MD - Apr 28, 2006 how many use them? But yet some of the nastiest sexually transmitted infections are transmitted through oral sex, namely herpes.

Teen talk urges abstinence
Augusta Chronicle (subscription), GA - Apr 27, 2006 preventing the spread of skin-based sexually transmitted diseases, such as herpes. He also informed them that STDs can be transmitted through oral sex, not

Enzyme discovery could reduce Kaposi sarcoma tumour growth and
News-Medical.net, Australia - Apr 28, 2006 caused by infection of the patients with the Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpes virus levels of the protein were detected in biopsy tissue from oral AIDS-Kaposi's

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Tuesday, May 02, 2006

Condom initiative should give Hopkins sex life a boost


Condom initiative should give Hopkins sex life a boost
Johns Hopkins News-Letter, MD - Apr 28, 2006 of the nastiest sexually transmitted infections are transmitted through oral sex, namely herpes. mean, who wants to have sex with someone with red vaginal sores

I have herpes, is my sex life ruined?
MSNBC - 1 hour ago viral shedding and infection and it decreases the risk of transmitting herpes to others. You can still bear children, usually with a vaginal delivery, and you

HIV microbicide breakthrough
Daily Times, Pakistan - Apr 30, 2006 Microbicides cover a range of vaginal and rectal creams, gels or suppositories that could be highly effective in treating diseases such as herpes and chlamydia

Device Aids in HIV Gel Study
National Ledger, AZ - Apr 26, 2006 If the applicator tip comes in contact with vaginal mucous, then the pattern have shown that Carraguard gel blocks infection by HIV, herpes simplex virus 2

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Monday, May 01, 2006

Herpes - David King: Spurs aren't South Texas' only professional sports


David King: Spurs aren't South Texas' only professional sports
San Antonio Express (subscription), TX - Apr 28, 2006 In case you missed it earlier this week, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick has settled a lawsuit with a woman who claimed he gave her herpes in 2003.

Michael Vick case resolved
Waterloo Record, Canada - Apr 25, 2006 has been resolved.''. Elliott, 26, claimed she tested positive for herpes after unprotected sex with Vick in April 2003. In the complaint

Genital Herpes: Managing a Public Health Concern
CNW Telbec (Communiqu s de presse), Canada - Apr 26, 2006 TORONTO, April 26 /CNW/ - In spite of significant progress made in the management of many sexually transmitted infections, genital herpes continues to pose a

Tiger's adventure in New Zealand has string attached
StarPhoenix, Canada - Apr 29, 2006 Dwight Perry of the Seattle Times, after the woman who sued Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick for knowingly giving her herpes agreed to an undisclosed

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