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More Than 30 Years Later, the UK Government Opens Inquiry Into Blood Contaminated With HIV and Hepatitis C

On Sept. 24, the first widespread inquiry into how thousands of people in the United Kingdom received contaminated blood in the 1970s and 1980s began with a preliminary hearing and a commemoration event dedicated to the victims.

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London: Most Women Unaware of HPV, Cancer Link

A survey released Tuesday showed that many women are unaware that the human papillomavirus is the main cause of cervical cancer, and that birth control pills offer no protection against it. HPV, linked with about 95 percent of cases of cervical cance...