European Banking Stocks Gain on Profit; Tesco, Retailers Fall 
Dec. 6 (Bloomberg) — European banking stocks rose after Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc, the U.K.’s second-largest lender, forecast higher earnings and Anglo Irish Bank Plc reported profit that topped analysts’ estimates.

Surgery Brings Smiles To Those With Receding Gums 
A new Food and Drug Administration-approved procedure called gum regeneration surgery is turning frowns upside down.

(AFX UK Focus) 2006-12-06 15:55 GMT: AFX NEWS BRIEFING: Pharmaceuticals and chemicals highlights to 15:40 GMT 
2006-12-06 14:36:44 Sun Healthcare to offer 7.5M shares