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New Tool to Reduce HIV Transmission: Thinner Syringes
Jan 25, 2013 | Lauren Edmundson

New research published in the International Journal of Drug Policy suggests that widespread use of thinner syringes could reduce HIV transmission...

Contaminated Heroin Suspected in European Anthrax Outbreak
Sep 12, 2012 | Robyn Correll Carlyle

British health officials announced Monday that another drug user in Blackpool has died of an anthrax infection. The individual died after injecting...

Tuberculosis Without a Cure: TDR or XDR?
Sep 11, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

There is an overwhelming number of acronyms for the various forms of tuberculosis, and some debate about which strain coincides with what acronym....