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August 2000

August 22-31, 2000
NIH Researchers Discover "Feeding Channel" Created by Malaria Parasite, August 30, 2000
Dr. Drew Pinsky to Join National Institute on Drug Abuse in Launching "Keep Your Brain Healthy. Don't Use Drugs." Campaign, August 29, 2000
Scientists Pinpoint Possible Cause for Debilitating Sleep Disorder Narcolepsy, August 29, 2000
B Cells May Help Maintain HIV Infection, August 29, 2000
Estrogen Lifts Mood in Perimenopause, August 28, 2000
Statement by Claude Lenfant, M.D., Director, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) on Two NHLBI Studies: Hormone Replacement Therapy's Benefit for Coronary Heart Disease Benefits of Diet and Lifestyle Modification, August 23, 2000
NIH Publishes Final Guidelines for Stem Cell Research, August 23, 2000
Researchers Identify Potential Medication for Early-Onset Alcoholism, August 22, 2000
Study Launched to Test Public Access Defibrillation, August 22, 2000

August 15-21, 2000
Blood Pressure-Lowering DASH Diet Also Reduces Homocysteine, August 21, 2000
NIH Consensus Development Conference Reaffirms Single Course of Antenatal Corticosteroids for Preterm Women; Cites Insufficient Evidence for Repeat Courses, August 18, 2000

August 8-14, 2000
Parents’ Escape Drinking Evokes Children’s Negative Response to Alcohol Smell, August 14, 2000
Scientists Pinpoint Location of Possible Third Gene Involved in Hereditary Breast Cancer to Chromosome 13, August 14, 2000
Study Finds Acupuncture Shows Promise For Treating Cocaine Addiction, August 13, 2000
NIH Consensus Development Conference Will Assess Benefits and Risks of Repeat Courses of Prenatal Steroids, August 11, 2000
Well-Being Improves for Most Older People, But Not For All, New Federal Report Says, August 10, 2000

August 1-7, 2000
Environmental Health Institute Announces Meeting on Possible Studies of Agent Orange/Dioxin in Vietnam, August 7, 2000
DNA Blueprint of Deadly Cholera Bacterium Unveiled, August 2, 2000
Federal Funds Support Expansion of Research in Women's Health, August 2, 2000

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