In November of 2010, The New York Times wrote, under the headline ‘An AIDS Advance, Hiding in the Open’, about what at first and even second glance appeared to be a major step forward in HIV prevention: Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, or PrEP.
In the war against AIDS, a new weapon has emerged.
It wasn’t a secret weapon. It was a well-established treatment pill that has only now been shown to be effective as a prevention pill too. Which raises a question: What took so long?
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