Existing prevention methods have not done enough to stop the spread of HIV among women. The monthly Dapivirine ring could provide women with the first discreet, easy-to-use and long-acting prevention option. We caught up with Dr. Zeda Rosenberg founder and chief executive officer of the International Partnership for Microbicides to find out more.
The FDA sent out a stern warning against the use of energy devices (laser therapy) to perform “vaginal rejuvenation,” and for procedures to treat symptoms related to sexual function, because of worries about adverse events. Dr Tracey Sims who is based in Liverpool agrees that these devices need more study, clear indications, informed patients, and skilled and…