Circumcision of babies for proposed HIV prevention unethical and illegal

Circumcision of babies for proposed HIV prevention unethical and illegal

Dear Dr Tshabalala and Mr Maxon,

It has recently come to our attention that the KZN-Natal Health Department is planning to encourage the universal  circumcision of infant boys in an attempt to curb HIV infection rates.

We hope that you have had time [...]

More circumcised men are HIV positive

More circumcised men are HIV positive

STORIES BY MUSA SIMELANE

http://www.times.co.sz/index.php?news=20909

MBABANE – Even though male circumcision is considered to have a protective effect for HIV infection, circumcised men have a slightly higher HIV infection than those who are not.

The Times SUNDAY can today reveal that government has known this for close to [...]