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NORM COHEN: Circumcision AIDS Fraud

Norm Cohen, director of NOCIRC of Michigan, discusses the pseudo science and deception behind the push to circumcise Africa. – Caption from the original

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NHPC 2009: Physicians woefully ignorant of the foreskin, slightly more ignorant of the belief circumcision “prevents” AIDS

[This is a republished post. I do not know why there is no reference for this report or link to a source. It is highly likely that the percentages cited below have changed. NHPC refers to the National HIV Prevention … Continue reading

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New York City’s public health director named as new CDC head by Obama

It appears Thomas R. Friedan will be the next CDC head. Senate confirmation is not required for Friedan to assume the position of director. You may remember Friedan from his premature statements following the release of the African circumcision trials. … Continue reading

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CDC director Gerberding resigns, AP reports

Dr. Julie Gerberding tendered her resignation Friday at the request of the incoming Barack Obama administration. Dr. Gerberding has overseen a creeping influence of pro circumcision advocates and has suffered other criticism during her tenure under the Bush administration, including, … Continue reading

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CDC: Circumcision of No Benefit to Gay and Bisexual Men

The New York Times is reporting on a new study to be published Wednesday in The Journal of the American Medical Association. The work reviewed the results of 15 separate studies conducted in eight countries which included nearly 54,000 men. … Continue reading

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