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Preventive daily dose works ‘for all populations at increased risk for HIV’

Preventive daily dose works ‘for all populations at increased risk for HIV’

June 12, 2013 12:12 pm by | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (Reuters) – A daily dose of powerful anti-HIV medicine helped cut the risk of infection with the AIDS virus by 49 percent in intravenous drug users in a Bangkok study that showed for the first time such a preventive step can work in this high-…


USPSTF calls for routine HIV testing for all adults

USPSTF calls for routine HIV testing for all adults

April 29, 2013 5:11 pm by | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (Reuters) – An influential panel is calling for HIV screening for all Americans aged 15 to 65, regardless of whether they are considered to be at high risk, a change that may help lift some of the stigma associated with HIV testing.
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