Daily Archive: February 26, 2016

Vaginal ring is sort of effective at preventing HIV infections in women

Vaginal ring is sort of effective at preventing HIV infections in women

Findings that a vaginal ring could prevent the transmission of HIV in some women elicited cheers and cautious sighs of relief in the global health community. Two separate studies of the dapivirine ring found that it cut HIV cases by 30 percent among women who used it as opposed to those using a placebo. Author: Tom Murphy