Needle-Exchange Program Curbed HIV Spread, Study Finds

THURSDAY, Sept. 3, 2015 — A needle-exchange program in Washington, D.C., has prevented hundreds of new HIV infections, a new study suggests.
The program for injection drug users was launched in 2007, and it prevented an estimated 120 new cases of…
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Health Highlights: Sept. 3, 2015

Here are some of the latest health and medical news developments, compiled by the editors of HealthDay:
Daily Pill Prevents HIV Infection: Study
None of its 657 health insurance clients who took a daily pill to prevent HIV infection contracted the…
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Health Tip: Shoe Inserts May Help Pain

– If your feet tilt inward or you have foot pain for another reason, shoe inserts may help tame discomfort.
The American Podiatric Medical Association says types of shoe inserts include:

Arch supports to help counter high or low arches.
Plastic,…
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