The vaccine is being tested for safety in 5 separate clinical trials.
Despite the progress, smoking remains especially high among people living below the poverty level, those with less education and those with a physical disability.
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Experts say a substance abuse assessment should be required before prescriptions are written and refills should be strictly limited.
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Of those whose infections were not in check only 20-percent didn't know they had HIV.
They say this year appears to be more typical and flu cases will likely peak in January or February.
The drug's manufacturer, Purdue Pharma, says the once-a-day tablet is difficult to crush, break or dissolve.