Week Four - February 20, 2016
Our focus this week will be:
- disease detective
- ways of spreading disease
- teens & HIV
Articles we discussed during our "roundtable"...
Why It's So Hard to Cure HIV/AIDS
***news since our Saturday discussion***
A vaginal ring infused with an antiviral drug appears to offer protection against HIV infection, although not as much as doctors had predicted. Women who used the ring had a 27 percent lower risk of HIV infection than women who received a placebo, scientists reported February 22 in the New England Journal of Medicine.