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AMAZING: Ronald Gray would rather 100+ infant boys die than to give them the HPV vaccine later in life

Statistically insignificant difference in HPV infection in circumcised and intact men? Check. Slightly higher HPV clearance rate in circumcised men? Ok, check. Highly efficacious HPV vaccine available and recommended for girls and boys? Double check (double because there are two … Continue reading

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AFRICA: Why did Wawer et al. stop the study examining HIV infection among sero-discordant female partners of circumcised men?

A nagging concern has arisen in the wake of a recently published study [PDF] examining HIV infection rates in female partners of HIV-positive, circumcised men. The study, authored by Wawer et al., was stopped early, reportedly due to “futility.” However, valuable information may … Continue reading

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