Daily Archives: October 6, 2011

Hormonal contraception and HIV: Weighing the evidence and balancing the risks

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The following is a guest post by Jodi Jacobson, editor-in-chief of the blog RH Reality Check, where this post was originally published on October 5.

An article in Tuesday’s New York Times by Pam Belluck suggesting that injectable contraceptive use might double the risk of HIV transmission among women and their partners sent a wave of anxiety through the global public health community…