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Health Highlights: Sept. 19, 2008

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Health News

Later Use of Clot-Buster After Stroke Possible: Study
  tPA can be safely given beyond the current 3-hour limit, international researchers find
FDA Bars Generic Drugs From Indian Company
  Poor manufacturing conditions at 2 plants to blame, agency says
Estrogen Cream No Match for Sun-Damaged Skin
  Study of seniors finds it only boosts collagen in skin that has never been exposed
Researchers Suppress 'Hunger Hormone'
  Minimally invasive procedure in pigs produced effect similar to bariatric surgery
FDA Mulls Changes to Allergy Labeling on Foods
  Current labels can be confusing, experts say

 Twofold Action Urged for Pre-Diabetes
Twofold Action Urged for Pre-Diabetes
Goal is to prevent progression to the full-blown disease and its huge costs

 Drug Holds Promise Against AIDS
Drug Holds Promise Against AIDS
Medication helps those with HIV who become treatment-resistant, study shows.

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