The female condom's advocates stress that it will never be the "magic bullet" that by itself turns the tide in fighting AIDS. But, they say, it should be a bigger part of the arsenal.

"It's not going to be the one answer," Hoffman said. "But it's got a lot more to contribute than it has to date."

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U.N. Population Fund: http://www.unfpa.org/hiv/female.htm

Female Health Co. http://www.femalehealth.com/
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