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March 2, 2004
Vol. LVI, No. 5

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President Requests 2.6 Percent NIH Budget Increase in 2005

James To Direct NIDDK's Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition

NINR Roadmap
Rubber Hits the Road

News Briefs

New Appointments


Study Subjects Sought

U.S. Department of
Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

NIH Record Archives


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The NIH Record

Feeling Sick? Stay Home!
CDC's Gerberding Warns of Anti-Microbial-Resistant Infections

By Rich McManus

CDC director Dr. Julie Gerberding warned a crowded Lipsett Amphitheater audience Feb. 11 of a rise in antimicrobial-resistant infections, specifically of Staphylococcus aureus, in both hospitals and the community. "It's a very major problem in the health care setting...and is increasing in non-clinical settings as well," she said at a special session of Clinical Center Grand Rounds dedicated to Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers.
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'It Can Be Done'
NIH'er Dramatically Transforms Physique

By Joan Chamberlain

Marcia Potts, before
To see her effortlessly take the stairs at the Bethesda Metro station or flit, rosy cheeked, across the pool at the Montgomery County Aquatic Center, you'd never guess Marcia Potts was once more than twice her current size and could barely walk the distance from Bldg. 1 to 31.
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