Online Media Kit


March 06, 2018 | POZ

Vaginal Ring Appears to Cut Women's HIV Rate in Half in New Study

The open-label follow-up to a previous placebo-controlled study of an HIV-preventing ring is seeing high use among women. More »


December 19, 2017 | BBC World Hacks

The Ring That Could Help Save Women's Lives (AUDIO)

A new form of protection being tested in Malawi could be a real game-changer. World Hacks meets the women pioneering this approach and taking control of their own protection. More »


May 04, 2017 | Economist (UK)

How to protect women against both HIV and pregnancy

A newly-developed vaginal ring releases small doses of drugs over a three-month period More »


February 26, 2016 | The New York Times editorial

Helping Women in Africa Avoid H.I.V.

Now, women in the developing world have new hope. The results of two major studies in Africa that were released Monday show that a new device could help protect women against H.I.V. More »

Media Highlights

February 23, 2016 | SABC News (South Africa)

Vaginal ring offers HIV protection hope for women

Women can now prevent HIV infection by using a vaginal ring with an antiretroviral drug every month. More »

February 23, 2016 | Mail & Guardian (South Africa)

ARV-infused vaginal ring significantly lowers HIV infections

A vaginal ring infused with anti-HIV medication can reduce women’s chances of contracting the virus greatly. More »

February 22, 2016 | Toronto Star (Canada)

A drug-laced vaginal ring lowers HIV infection rates in Africa

A potential new tool for fighting HIV infections in women — a microbicide-releasing vaginal ring. More »

February 22, 2016 | Agence France-Presse

Vaginal ring cuts HIV risk by nearly one-third: studies

A monthly vaginal ring that contains an anti-retroviral drug has been shown to cut the risk of HIV infection in women greatly. More »

February 22, 2016 | USA Today

Study: Vaginal ring reduces HIV infection in women

A vaginal ring that releases an anti-AIDS drug has been found to modestly reduce the risk of HIV in women, according to two new studies presented Monday. More »