Unnecessary Confusion on Hormonal Contraception and HIV: WHO must act now

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The question of whether specific contraceptive methods, particularly the injectable progestogen-only method known as DMPA or Depo-Provera, affect women’s risk of HIV is complex and, for the moment, unanswered. And the WHO has added to the complexit with a layer of completely preventable confusion.

This graphic was excerpted from AVAC Report 2016: Big Data, Real People.

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