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French get free condoms

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PARIS – To the French to protect against infection with hiv, the virus that can cause aids, the government has decided to free condoms, to provide prescription. That has the Health minister Agnès Buzyn Tuesday announced on the station France Inter.

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Every man and woman can, by this measure, go to the gp and this contraceptive let prescribe. The health insurance pays, but only for a particular brand that is good and beneficial.

The new scheme, according to the ministry, on 10 december, force. Except doctors may also midwives recipes opt for condoms. This must be in a pharmacy to be picked up, in doses of six, twelve or 24 pieces.

Buzyn told that in France approximately 6000 people hiv up.

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