SUNAN AL-FITRA AND RULES FOR CLEANLINESS IN ISLAM
Circumcision is a universal practice which is greatly influenced by cultural and religious traditions. It is the most frequent operation on males not only in Islamic countries, but also other parts of … Read More
Circumcision has historically been a topic of emotive and often irrational debate. At least part of the reason is that a sex organ is involved. (Compare, for example, ear piercing.) During the past two decades the medical profession have tended … Read More
Circumcising men may significantly reduce the rate of cervical cancer in women by decreasing the spread of a sexually transmitted virus that causes nearly all cases of cervical cancer, researchers are reporting.
A study being published today in The New … Read More
Promising trials hinted that circumcision could lower rates of HIV infection, but until now, researchers didn’t fully understand why.
Now, in a study published in the journal mBio, scientists say that changes in the population of bacteria living on and … Read More
The majority of men who are HIV positive have been infected through the penis
There is conclusive epidemiological evidence to show that uncircumcised men are at a much greater risk of becoming infected with HIV than circumcised men… Read More
Women whose sexual partners are circumcised are less likely to develop cervical cancer than the partners of uncircumcised men, concludes a report out today.
The difference was statistically significant only in the partners of men considered to be at high … Read More