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December 2004

December 22-31, 2004
Eating at Fast-food Restaurants More than Twice Per Week is Associated with More Weight Gain and Insulin Resistance in Otherwise Healthy Young Adults, December 30, 2004
International Coalition to Fund Autism Genetics Research, December 28, 2004
Federal/Private Partners Launch Resource for Diabetic Kidney Disease Gene Studies, December 28, 2004

December 15-21, 2004
Decreased Sensitivity in the Brain to Estrogen May Help Explain Menopausal Changes, December 21, 2004
Teen Drug Use Declines 2003-2004, December 21, 2004
Use of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Suspended in Large Alzheimer's Disease Prevention Trial, December 20, 2004
Acupuncture Relieves Pain and Improves Function in Knee Osteoarthritis, December 20, 2004
Researchers Report Early Success Using Saliva to Detect Oral Cancer, December 20, 2004
NIH Halts Use of COX-2 Inhibitor in Large Cancer Prevention Trial, December 17, 2004
Few Americans Are Aware They Have Chronic Kidney Disease, December 17, 2004
Statement on Oral Contraceptive Study from Barbara Alving, M.D., Director of the Women's Health Initiative and Acting Director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, December 15, 2004
Small Variations in Genes Can Determine Risk of Developing Breast Cancer, December 15, 2004

December 8-14, 2004
Mutant Gene Linked to Treatment-Resistant Depression, December 14, 2004
Risks From Labor After Prior Cesarean Delivery Low, Study Reports, December 14, 2004
NCRR Appoints Dr. Franziska Grieder Associate Director of Comparative Medicine, December 14, 2004
New Contract Allows NIGMS Cell Repository to Continue Providing Key Genetic Research Resources, December 14, 2004
Broad-based Vaccination of Wild Mice Could Help Reduce Lyme Disease Risk in Humans, December 13, 2004
First U.S. SARS Vaccine Trial Opens at NIH, December 13, 2004
New Study Links Lead Exposure with Increased Risk of Cataract, December 10, 2004
International HapMap Consortium Widens Data Access, December 10, 2004
Molecular Test Can Predict Both the Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence and Who Will Benefit From Chemotherapy, December 10, 2004
David B. Abrams, Ph.D., To Lead Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, December 9, 2004
NIAID-Sponsored Clinical Trial Aims to Boost Flu Vaccine Supply, December 9, 2004
NIDA Study Offers New Clues About Connection Between Cocaine Abuse, Thinking, and Decision-making, December 8, 2004
National Cancer Institute Announces Awards to Accelerate Cancer Biomarker Discovery, December 8, 2004
NIH Panel Issues State-of-the-Science Statement on End-of-Life Care, December 8, 2004
Researchers Compare Chicken, Human Genomes, December 8, 2004
NIH Provides $32.8 Million to Enhance Biomedical Informatics Research Network, December 8, 2004

December 1-7, 2004
Cancer Information Service Selections for Future Contract Awards Announced, December 7, 2004
NIDCR Launches Unique Initiative on Oral Biofilm, December 7, 2004
Mammary Gland Cells Formed During Maternity Have Stem Cell Properties, December 6, 2004
U.S.-Born Mexican Americans and Non-Hispanic Whites at Increased Risk for Psychiatric Disorders, December 6, 2004
NHLBI Stops Study Testing How Long Children with Sickle Cell Anemia Should Have Blood Transfusions to Prevent Stroke, December 5, 2004
New Web Site Pinpoints Harmful Chemicals in Communities, December 3, 2004
How Are We Doing? Researchers Aim to Measure National Well Being, December 2, 2004
NIAID Seeks Applicants to Lead Revamped HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Networks, December 1, 2004
Can Chelation Therapy Help Prevent Heart Attacks?, December 1, 2004
Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases on World AIDS Day, December 1, 2004

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