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A study of Ugandans found antiretroviral drugs can extend the lifespans of people with HIV to nearly normal lengths. Adek Berry/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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HIV Treatment In Africa Brings Near-Normal Lifespan

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Early Drug Treatment For HIV Slashes Infection Risk

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