Harvard Health Letter

The top 10 health stories of 2006

A summary of the major health news of the year, including: the development of vaccines to fight cervical cancer, whooping cough, and shingles, progress in treating macular degeneration, and good news about vitamin D's cancer-fighting potential.
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