07 29 2014
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Gene Therapy Raises Hope for a Future Aids Cure

The concept is based on the astonishing case of an AIDS patient who seems to be cured after getting blood cells from a donor with natural immunity to HIV

In a bold new approach ultimately aimed at trying to cure AIDS, scientists used genetic engineering in six patients to develop blood cells that are resistant to HIV, the virus that causes the disease


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Obama: Medicare, Social Security Demand Compromise

The President defended his decision to avoid any entitlement overhauls in the 2012 budget

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama said Tuesday the nation's major entitlement programs - Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security - must be adjusted by Democrats and Republicans acting together rather than by dictates from the White House.


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Da: Philadelphia Abortion Doctor Killed 7 Babies with Scissors

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A doctor who provided abortions for minorities, immigrants and poor women in a "house of horrors" clinic has been charged with eight counts of murder in the deaths of a patient and seven babies who were born alive and then killed with scissors, prosecutors said Wednesday.


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