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Is a Parasite to Blame for High HIV Rates in African Women?

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Sean Strub

Dr. Joseph Sonnabend wrote about this on his blog give years ago.

May 21, 2014 New York

Ron Low

Most of the US men who have died of AIDS were circumcised at birth. The US has three times the HIV incidence seen in Europe, where circumcision is very rare. Circumcision is neither necessary nor sufficient to thwart AIDS.

May 12, 2014 Northbrook

J. Douglas

Please see the following link for a brief summary, with linked references, of the ethical, legal and methodological flaws with past research informing the present campaign of circumcision-as-HIV-preventative in Africa- www.academia.edu/5453317/Response_to_PEPFAR_Program_Expenditures_Form_Number_DS-4213_OMB_Control_Number_1405-0208_-_Revision_3

May 12, 2014

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