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Study of injectable PrEP reports the best efficacy seen yet for any form of PrEP in women

HPTN 084 study finds significantly lower adherence in women taking daily PrEP pills A second study of an injectable HIV drug used to prevent HIV has had its randomised phase stopped early after it became clear that giving women a two-monthly injection of a prevention drug resulted in nearly nine times fewer infections than giving… Read More »

Mexico reports fresh one-day coronavirus record of 2,409 new cases: health ministry

Relatives of Sergio Bretado, 51, a stretcher-bearer of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) who died of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), react during his funeral, at a cemetery in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 15, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s health ministry on Friday confirmed 290 additional coronavirus deaths and 2,437… Read More »

CDC reports 1,678 coronavirus cases, death tally of 41

A Servpro cleaning crew member dons his first layer of gloves before entering Life Care Center of Kirkland, a long-term care facility linked to several confirmed coronavirus cases, in Kirkland, Washington, U.S. March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Friday reported 1,678 cases of the… Read More »

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 143 more deaths, 2,641 additional cases

This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. All times below are in Beijing time. 8:05 am: China confirms 143 more deaths, 2,641 new cases China’s National Health Commission reported an additional 143 deaths nationwide, as well as 2,641 new confirmed cases as of Feb. 14. That tally includes Hubei, the epicenter of the… Read More »