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Now, an HIV blocking gel for women – Times of India

Washington: Scientists have developed a “molecular condom” that they claim is actually a vaginal gel that will help protect women from deadly HIV during sexual intercourse.According to him, before sex, women would need to insert a vaginal gel that became semi-solid in the presence of semen, trapping AIDS virus particles in a microscopic net so …

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Breast cancer cases surge as cervical dips – Times of India

New Delhi: The good news: Fewer women in India now suffer from cervical cancer – who are counted among the worst killers. Bad news: Breast cancer cases have increased alarmingly across the country.Historical analysis of cancer cases in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Bangalore between 1982–2005 (24 years) by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) …

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