Archive for November, 2009

One in five HIV infections in Africa are caused by medical staff

Monday, November 30th, 2009 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

As many of you may know, there is a massive effort underway in Africa to circumcise all uncircumcised males (AKA Operation Abraham). The rationale for this effort stems from a short study done that showed (weakly) a possible benefit of ...

New hospice center named for man injured by circumcision in youth

Thursday, November 5th, 2009 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

From Elwyn, a Delaware County nonprofit that provides services for people with disabilities, is embarking on its first major new building in 19 years. The building will have Bruce Wechsler's name on it. His parents, Alan and Laura Wechsler of Center City, ...