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Penile bacteria may be risk factor for HIV infection in men, study shows

Penile bacteria may be risk factor for HIV infection in men, study shows

Religious leaders could help prevent HIV by promoting uptake of male circumcision

Religious leaders could help prevent HIV by promoting uptake of male circumcision

Registered nurse midwives could be useful untapped resource for infant circumcision in Africa

Registered nurse midwives could be useful untapped resource for infant circumcision in Africa

New study reveals physicians not discouraging Egyptian women from practicing female circumcision

New study reveals physicians not discouraging Egyptian women from practicing female circumcision

People with lymphatic filariasis more likely to acquire HIV infection, study shows

People with lymphatic filariasis more likely to acquire HIV infection, study shows

Community-level ART coverage, male circumcision linked to decline in new male HIV infections in Uganda

Community-level ART coverage, male circumcision linked to decline in new male HIV infections in Uganda

Sexual abstinence, marital fidelity programs not effective in reducing HIV risk

Sexual abstinence, marital fidelity programs not effective in reducing HIV risk

WHO highlights need to expand antiretroviral therapy, reverse HIV epidemic on World AIDS Day

WHO highlights need to expand antiretroviral therapy, reverse HIV epidemic on World AIDS Day

WHO recommends new strategies to treat HIV patients, reduce new infections

WHO recommends new strategies to treat HIV patients, reduce new infections

Vaginal silicone ring may protect women against HIV, herpes virus

Vaginal silicone ring may protect women against HIV, herpes virus

WHO prequalifies new male circumcision device to prevent HIV

WHO prequalifies new male circumcision device to prevent HIV

Men undergoing circumcision may be at increased risk of infecting female partners with HIV

Men undergoing circumcision may be at increased risk of infecting female partners with HIV

HCV more common in West Africa yet lacks equal attention as HIV/AIDS or Ebola

HCV more common in West Africa yet lacks equal attention as HIV/AIDS or Ebola

Circumcised boys more likely to develop autism spectrum disorder

Circumcised boys more likely to develop autism spectrum disorder

ED more prevalent than previously thought

ED more prevalent than previously thought

Researchers examine association between ritual circumcision procedure and HSV-1 in infants

Researchers examine association between ritual circumcision procedure and HSV-1 in infants

Parents expect information about circumcision, not recommendation from health-care providers

Parents expect information about circumcision, not recommendation from health-care providers

Men do not engage in riskier behaviors after circumcision

Men do not engage in riskier behaviors after circumcision

New research indicates circumcision may help prevent prostate cancer in some men

New research indicates circumcision may help prevent prostate cancer in some men

Circumcision after age of 35 may reduce risk of developing prostate cancer

Circumcision after age of 35 may reduce risk of developing prostate cancer