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CDC begins to promote male circumcision in the United States, backlash to follow

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A CALL TO ACTION: Lobby the CDC to release the numbers on neonatal circumcision

As the United States starts to fall in line with the rest of the world viz neonatal circumcision, many would like to see the trend reversed. The stats delivered at the AIDS 2010 conference in Vienna, purportedly from the CDC, … Continue reading

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AAP/CDC PROJECT: List of Circumcision Task Force members

A reader sent in the following list of AAP Task Force on Circumcision members. The names are mixed in with the CDC member names on The AAP/CDC Project page. So I present it to you here until I can redo … Continue reading

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GAWAYA TEGULLE: Unmasking the lie: Circumcision, sex and HIV/Aids

Occasionally, we get evidence that all of Uganda isn’t sold on the idea of male circumcision. Some do question the advocates of yet another outsider-advanced intervention. That’s what you wanted [salon.com book review removed], isn’t it, Helen Epstein? Funny how Ms … Continue reading

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IAS 2009: The perils of success: what if the new HIV prevention methods work?

At the International AIDS Society Conference in July, a session was devoted to preparing for success in the PrEP and microbicide trials. One talking head had this to say on getting people to buy into and utilize prevention approaches that … Continue reading

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