*  Circumcision News: Rebuttal to part 4...
Circumcision of males is legal in Australia, New Zealand, the UK, USA and Canada.. However, routine neonatal circumcision has ... diseases modifiable by circumcision, the level of protection offered by circumcision and the complication rates of circumcision ... diseases modifiable by circumcision, the level of protection offered by circumcision and the complication rates of circumcision ... which was not done on men who came from the African clinics that make money off the circumcisions, found that of men cut as ...
  http://circumcisionnews.blogspot.com/2011/09/rebuttal-to-part-4.html?showComment=1317188745414
*  Observational Study of Male Circumcision Using PrePex Device - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
We will enroll a total of 425 men aged 18 to 49 who seek voluntary medical male circumcision. The first 50 men will undergo ... Intervention Details: Device: PrePex device for male circumcision PrePex is a sterile device for adult male circumcision, ... Proportion of men ineligible for circumcision with PrePex [ Time Frame: 42 days ]. Proportion of men presenting for MC who are ... Male Circumcision (MC) is one of the few biomedical methods to demonstrate consistent effectiveness as an HIV prevention ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01711411?order=759
*  Text Messaging to Improve Adherence to Clinic Visits and Reduce Early Resumption of Sexual Intercourse After Male Circumcision ...
Male circumcision (MC) reduces, by more than half, the risk of HIV-1 acquisition. WHO and UNAIDS recommend that 'male ... Proportion of men who report resumption of sexual activity before 42 days post-circumcision. [ Time Frame: 42 days ]. This ... HIV Infections Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome Circumcision, Male Patient Compliance Cellular Phone Other: Text Message ... Context-sensitive text messages are sent to men after undergoing circumcision. Other: Text Message Context-sensitive text ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01186575
*  Safe Male Circumcision Services Now Offered at the Mukono Health Center, Uganda | MHRP | Military HIV Research Program
... officially launched a Safe Male Circumcision Program at the Mukono Health Center IV on August 8. MUWRP recently completed ... renovations of the minor surgical theatre at the Health Center, which will serve as the long-standing circumcision clinic for ... New Medical Male Circumcision Program Launched in Uganda. *New Mobile Circumcision Clinic is Officially Launched with a Ribbon ... New Medical Male Circumcision Program Launched in Uganda. *New Mobile Circumcision Clinic is Officially Launched with a Ribbon ...
  https://www.hivresearch.org/news/safe-male-circumcision-services-now-offered-mukono-health-center-uganda
*  Key facts on male circumcision
Male circumcision is a cultural practice that can be changed: male circumcision was practised among the Zulus in the past and ... to investigate the potential role of male circumcision in the prevention of HIV transmission. As a result, male circumcision is ... New data on male circumcision and HIV prevention: Policy and programme implications. WHO/UNAIDS Technical Consultation on Male ... Male circumcision for HIV prevention in men in Rakai, Uganda: a randomised trial. Lancet 2007, 369:657-666. [ Links ]. ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0256-95742009000300010&lng=en&nrm=iso
*  The Guggie Daily: Infant Male Amputation of the Prepuce is Already Illegal in America
Questioning the Legality of Routine Infant Circumcision in America. Infant Male Circumcision (IC) is a surgical method that ... For example, the law currently bans circumcisions even for religious reasons. Roughly 10% of the male circumcisions done in ... Infant male circumcision is still widely practiced in America, with rates reaching as high as 50% in some regions. Based on the ... Routine infant circumcision has been practiced on infant males and females in America for many years. The reasons for ...
  http://guggiedaly.blogspot.com/2010/07/infant-male-amputation-of-prepuce-is.html
*  Effect of Male Circumcision on HIV Incidence (ANRS 1265) - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Men with contraindication for circumcision. *Men thinking of moving away from the trial sites within the 21 months following ... Does sex in the early period after circumcision increase HIV-seroconversion risk? Pooled analysis of adult male circumcision ... Effect of male circumcision on the prevalence of high-risk human papillomavirus in young men: results of a randomized ... Effect of Male Circumcision on HIV Incidence (ANRS 1265). The safety and scientific validity of this study is the ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00122525?order=63
*  Blog - Adult Male Circumcision Blog
Reed of the Reed Centre in Miami Beach Florida about adult male circumcision and other urological procedures. ... Reed, Would like a tight circumcision. Looked at your blog and circumcision pictures on adult-male-circumcision.com. Do you ... Filed Under: Adult Circumcision, Adult Circumcision Before and After Pictures, Adult Circumcision Revision, Circumcision suture ... Filed Under: Adult Circumcision, Adult circumcision anesthesia, Adult Circumcision Before and After Pictures, Circumcision ...
  http://adult-male-circumcision.com/blog/
*  New report provides women's perspectives on medical male circumcision for HIV ... ( New York 13 December 2010A new repor...)
Making Medical Male Circumcision Work for Women is the first report fr...The report highlights community-level support as well ... male,circumcision,for,HIV,prevention,medicine,medical news today,latest medical news,medical newsletters,current medical news, ... Women are excited for medical male circumcision because they're despe...,New,report,provides,women's,perspectives,on,medical, ... Making Medical Male Circumcision Work for Women is the first report from WHiPT, which was launched in 2009 to bring community ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/New-report-provides-womens-perspectives-on-medical-male-circumcision-for-HIV-prevention-77805-1/
*  Safety and Acceptability of the PrePex™ Device for Male Circumcision in Zambia - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Proportion of men ineligible for circumcision with PrePex [ Time Frame: 42 days ]. Proportion of men presenting for MC who are ... The investigators will enroll a total of 500 men aged 18 to 49 who are seeking voluntary medical male circumcision. The first ... Male Circumcision(MC) is one of the few biomedical methods to demonstrate consistent effectiveness as an HIV prevention ... Proportion of men who do not return at 7 days and require active follow-up, as well as outcomes among men who do not return for ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01844102?order=786
*  California prevents ban on male circumcision
Governor Jerry Brown announced on Sunday that he signed a bill preventing local authorities from banning the practice of male ... The bill, which takes effect immediately, comes in the wake of an effort by a San Francisco group opposed to male circumcision ... Circumcision is a ritual obligation for infant Jewish boys and also a common rite among Muslims, who account for the largest ... In June, the Anti-Defamation League condemned a comic book created by supporters of the anti-circumcision movement that it said ...
  http://www.ibtimes.com/california-prevents-ban-male-circumcision-648505
*  male circumcision | Public Health
Male Circumcision Part 1: How It Can Get Us Closer to an "AIDS-Free Generation" Posted May 6, 2014 by Victoria Costello in ... Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) for HIV Prevention: Improving Quality, Efficiency,. ...
  http://blogs.plos.org/publichealth/tag/male-circumcision/
*  Reduce medical participation in Infant Male Circumcision
While it is not practical to pass laws against infant male circumcision it is both practical and possible for medical ... While it is not practical to pass laws against infant male circumcision it is both practical and possible for medical ... Reduce medical participation in Infant Male Circumcision. This petition is awaiting approval by the Avaaz Community ...
  https://www.avaaz.org/en/petition/Reduce_medical_participation_in_Infant_Male_Circumcision/
*  Male Circumcision | From the American Academy of Pediatrics | Pediatrics
Male circumcision for prevention of homosexual acquisition of HIV in men. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011;6:CD007496. 7. ... Male circumcision is associated with a lower prevalence of human papillomavirus -associated penile lesions among Kenyan men. ... 1. Task Force on Circumcision. Male Circumcision. Pediatrics 2012;130;e756.. 2. Boyle GJ, Hill G (2011) Sub-Saharan African ... We congratulate the AAP Task Force on Circumcision for concluding that "the health benefits of newborn male circumcision ...
  http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2012/08/22/peds.2012-1990.comments
*  Less Adverse Events Associated With Male Circumcision
... was associated with male circumcision (MC), but the risk was 10 to 20 times higher when boys were circumcised after infancy. ... Increase in Circumcision Rate in the US. The rate of circumcision in men in the United States has increased to 81% over the ... After the Age of 35, Circumcision Could Prevent Prostate Cancer. Men circumcised after the age of 35 were 45% less at risk of ... Bottom Line: During the first year of life, a low rate of adverse events (AEs) was associated with male circumcision (MC), but ...
  http://www.medindia.net/news/less-adverse-events-associated-with-male-circumcision-136061-1.htm
*  Male circumcision fends off the most common STDs | Science News
... a study in Ugandan adolescent boys and men shows. ... Male circumcision prevents some genital herpes and human ... Male circumcision fends off the most common STDs. Male circumcision fends off the most common STDs. Operation offers partial ...
  https://www.sciencenews.org/article/male-circumcision-fends-most-common-stds
*  Adult Male Circumcision (Ambulatory Care) - What You Need to Know
Care guide for Adult Male Circumcision (Ambulatory Care). Includes: possible causes, signs and symptoms, standard treatment ... What you need to know about a circumcision:. Circumcision is a procedure to remove the foreskin from your penis. The foreskin ... Prepare for a circumcision:. *Your healthcare provider will tell you how to prepare for the procedure. He or she will tell you ... Risks of a circumcision:. You may bleed more than expected or get an infection. An injury to your penis, urethra, or nerves may ...
  https://www.drugs.com/cg/adult-male-circumcision-ambulatory-care.html
*  U.S. Male Circumcision Rates at Hospitals Dip -- CDC - TheBody.com
The proportion of newborn males being circumcised has slightly declined in the United States in the past decade, according to a ... In the decade previous to that studied, rates of in-hospital circumcision had increased. Incidence of newborn male circumcision ... Critics of infant male circumcision, including activists who recently failed in their attempts to let voters decide if the ... The full study, "Trends in In-Hospital Newborn Male Circumcision -- United States, 1999-2010," was published in Morbidity and ...
  http://www.thebody.com/content/63805/us-male-circumcision-rates-at-hospitals-dip--cdc.html
*  Health Check on HIV and male circumcision | Speaking of Medicine
... observational data on HIV risk and circumcision status among men who have sex with men do not suggest a strong protective ... one HIV infection can be averted for every five to 15 adult male circumcisions performed. Whilst agreeing that adult male ... that show that adult male circumcision reduces the risk of heterosexually-acquired HIV infection in men. ... Health Check on HIV and male circumcision Posted September 17, 2009 by Andrew Hyde in General ...
  http://blogs.plos.org/speakingofmedicine/2009/09/17/health-check-on-hiv-and-male-circumcision/
*  WHO | UNAIDS statement on South African trial findings regarding male circumcision and HIV
If male circumcision is confirmed to be an effective intervention to reduce risk of acquiring HIV, this will not mean that men ... Nor does male circumcision provide protection for sexual partners against HIV infection. It will therefore be essential that it ... Fact sheet on male circumcision and HIV, by UNAIDS, UNICEF, UNFPA and WHO July 2005 - pdf 121kb ... UNAIDS statement on South African trial findings regarding male circumcision and HIV. Statement developed by the World Health ...
  http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/releases/2005/pr32/en/
*  Male circumcision: a scientific perspective | Journal of Medical Ethics
Male circumcision and risk of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis. AIDS2002;14:2361-70. ... Male circumcision is not without its risks. When is it best to perform the operation? Perhaps late in childhood, when the ... The case for male circumcision has been further strengthened by a recent multinational case controlled study in developed and ... Even if the rest of the world continues to reject male circumcision, there are a billion Muslims for whom it will remain a fact ...
  http://jme.bmj.com/content/30/3/241.1
*  Rapid, Minimally-invasive Voluntary Adult Male Circumcision - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Rapid, Minimally-invasive Voluntary Adult Male Circumcision. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the ... Voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) is a priority preventive intervention for HIV transmission. Currently, the most ... This study will evaluate a new, minimally-invasive surgical circumcision technique for men, which is easy to learn and perform ... According to the Framework for Clinical Evaluation of Devices for Adult Male Circumcision (WHO, 2011): 'WHO and other health ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01998360?order=308
*  Adult male circumcision outcomes: Experience in a developing country setting | RTI
Materials and Methods: Participants were healthy, sexually active, uncircumcised, HIV-seronegative males aged 18-24 years. The ... We examined male circumcision outcomes among young adults in an African setting. ... Introduction: We examined male circumcision outcomes among young adults in an African setting. Materials and Methods: ... Conclusions: Safe and acceptable adult male circumcision services can be delivered in developing country settings. ...
  https://www.rti.org/publication/adult-male-circumcision-outcomes-experience-developing-country-setting
*  Sexually Transmitted Infections and Male Circumcision: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Studies primarily of men having sex with men or HIV-infected men were excluded. Within a study, identifiable men having sex ... R. H. Gray, G. Kigozi, D. Serwadda et al., "Male circumcision for HIV prevention in men in Rakai, Uganda: a randomised trial," ... R. C. Bailey, S. Moses, C. B. Parker et al., "Male circumcision for HIV prevention in young men in Kisumu, Kenya: a randomised ... M. Urassa, J. Todd, J. T. Boerma, R. Hayes, and R. Isingo, "Male circumcision and susceptibility to HIV infection among men in ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/isrn/2013/109846/
*  Random Ramblings and Deep Thoughts: Rain Gutter Regatta
For cub scouts this year, they decided to do a rain gutter regatta instead of a pinewood derby. It was way fun! The boat making process was much less involved than the car making process, which is a huge positive in my book. :p The boys had a lot of fun, and nobody hyperventilated, so I'd call it a success. Tyler even won in his age group ...
  http://lovemymunchkins.blogspot.com/2010/06/rain-gutter-regatta.html