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Expert Panel Recommends Wider Use Of Daily Pill To Prevent HIV Infections

1 month ago   |   By NPR

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force says people at high risk of being infected with HIV should be offered a daily pill containing antiretroviral medications. The drug's cost remains a hurdle. (Image credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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Daily HIV prevention pill urged for healthy people at risk

Daily HIV prevention pill urged for healthy people at risk

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

New recommendations urge doctors to prescribe a daily prevention pill to people at high risk of HIV infection.
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Parents told they could lose kids over unpaid school lunches

Parents told they could lose kids over unpaid school lunches

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Convenience store clerk says customers 'need to go back to their country'

Convenience store clerk says customers 'need to go back to their country'

A cashier at an Illinois convenience store is out of a job after a video showing him questioning customers' citizenship went viral. Read more ...

Jacob Trouba deal puts Rangers deeper into salary-cap hell

Jacob Trouba deal puts Rangers deeper into salary-cap hell

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Tyreek Hill avoids suspension from NFL

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Rapper Tay-K found guilty of murder, faces life in prison

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Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will face off again in Democratic primary debate

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CNN's two-night Democratic primary debate will offer a rematch of Biden and Harris, whose clash over race became the most closely watched moment of the first round of debates. Read more ...