17 December 2006

Circumcision as a breakthrough? Yeah...

Count on Guardian to make a big broohaha out of something they have just found out:

Breakthrough hailed as study shows circumcision can halve HIV risk

This post dates from last August. They have been warned, no one could do (or expect) more.

Anyway, this is a side issue, better take a look at this:

Yesterday Kevin de Cock, head of the World Health Organisation's HIV/Aids department, said it could cut the numbers of infected men by "many tens of thousands, many hundreds of thousands and maybe millions over coming years".
This one sure knows what he is talking about...

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