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CDC recommends drug to prevent HIV

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BOSTON (WHDH) - The Centers for Disease Control has released controversial new guidelines for HIV prevention.

It's recommending some people take a pill.

The pill is called "Truvada" and patients take one a day to prevent the virus.

Doctors discovered the method after a study showed more than 80% of gay men weren't using condoms.
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