Medical researchers based in the United States has confirmed that a trial in which American teenagers used a vaginal ring to prevent the infection of HIV have been proved successful.
Now, a further study will be run with teenagers in Africa.
The girls used a flexible plastic ring, embedded with anti-retroviral drugs, which was changed every month over a six-month period.
Actually, the research is part of a drive to develop a device which women can use to protect themselves from HIV infection, so they don’t have to rely on men to wear condoms.
Reporting the development at a conference about HIV science in Paris, the researchers said they were encouraged that the girls used the ring and said they liked it.
Here for the buzz
Latest posts by Kanmi Teslim (see all)
- Joy Ezenobie, Vixen In Davido’s “Dodo” Video Is Dead - June 19, 2019
- Popular Tanzanian Actress Jailed For Posting Nude Videos Online - June 19, 2019
- Tiwa Savage Hints She’s In Love Again After Falling Ill - June 19, 2019
TRENDING FOREIGN SONGS NOW
TRENDING NAIJA SONGS NOW
TOP PICKS 🔥