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Why an HIV prevention trial failed in Africa

Posted by on Feb 10, 2015 in HIV Cover, HIV Virus | 0 comments

Why an HIV prevention trial failed in Africa

A test done on 5000 woman in Zimbabwe, Uganda and in South Africa showed that the daily regimens done to prevent and stop the HIV  disease are not working.  The reason for this is that most of the woman involved in this test were not taking the medicine that they were given.  The results show just how the HIV stigma and the fear of HIV can waylay disease prevention tests and trials and reinforces the need for more effective dosage methods like a weekly pill or similar. read...

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