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23 February 2016

Vaginal rings containing antiretroviral moderately effective in preventing HIV – but not in the youngest women

Two recent studies show that vaginal rings are effective at cutting HIV infection rates among women. But the overall effectiveness was not significant - less than a third of infections were prevented.