Fda Approves First Pill To Help Prevent Hiv

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved the first drug shown to reduce the risk of HIV infection, the latest milestone in the 30-year battle against the virus that causes AIDS....

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