This article by San Patten first appeared in Prevention in Focus, a publication of CATIE.
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Biomedical tools for HIV prevention, also known as new prevention technologies (or NPTs), are often touted as tools that will give women greater control over HIV prevention. But will these tools actually empower women? Here, we explore this question and some reasons for optimism and skepticism.
Women are more vulnerable to HIV
In Canada and around the