Tag: "diaphragms" at medical news
Diaphragms offer no extra protection Against HIV
...average of 18 months. Half of the women were given diaphragms
and a gel lubricant, while the other half were not...per year. Infections were found in 158 women given diaphragms
and condoms and counseling; 151 women were infected among those given condoms and counseling only. ...
Researchers Conducting Clinical Trials of Diaphragm as HIV Prevention Method
...abwe and South Africa to test the effectiveness of diaphragms
in preventing the spread of HIV, the Chicago Sun-Times reports. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has provided $28 million for the study. The diaphragm being studied in the trial, called SILCS, is under development by the Seattle-based PATH. SI...
Contraceptives via Internet
... that male and female condoms, vaginal sponges and diaphragms
were widely available. From Web sites based outside the US, the researchers were able to purchase oral contraceptives and levonorgestrel IUDs without a prescription. Many of the oral contraceptives arrived in the mail with little or no information ...