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Circumcision described as a condom that breaks 40% of the time.

Thursday, June 25th, 2009 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Male Circumcision described as a "condom that breaks 40% of the time" Male circumcision is the only HIV prevention intervention that does not offer some protection to both partners, and may actually put a man’s sexual partner at greater risk of ...

‘Shocking’ rates of adverse events- circumcision in Kenya

Thursday, June 25th, 2009 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

‘Shocking’ rates of adverse events seen with traditional and medical circumcision in Kenya A rate of adverse events, infections and delayed healing described as ‘shocking’ and ‘unacceptable’ by the investigators has been revealed by a survey of both traditional and medically ...

A letter from a woman in Turkey

Thursday, June 25th, 2009 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

I am a 51-year old Turkish woman. Until very recently I thought circumcision to be a simple medical procedure. After checking articles on anti-circ web  sites I noticed with horror that what they describe as the effects of circumcision are ...

A Strange Case of Double Standards

Sunday, June 14th, 2009 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Laura MacDonald Another child has died from male circumcision in England - apparently the third such death in 25 months - and boys (from babies to teenagers) are being regularly treated in hospitals for serious injuries or infections resulting from ritual ...

Botched circumcision verdict in Georgia

Sunday, June 14th, 2009 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Here is the link:  http://www.icgi.org/2009/03/atlanta-attorneys-celebrate-botched-circumcision-verdict-for-mother-and-son/