Complications Of Traditional Circumcision Amongst Young Xhosa Males Seen At St. Lucy’s Hospital, Tsolo, Eastern Cape, South Africa

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Complications of Traditional Circumcision Amongst Young Xhosa Males Seen at St. Lucy’s Hospital, Tsolo, Eastern Cape, South Africa Anike, U., Govender, I., Ndimande, J.V., Tumbo, J. African Journal of Primary Healthcare and Family Medicine, Vol. 5, No. 1 (May, 2013). … Read More

Campaign Against Female Genital Mutilation Gaining Ground Support, Results

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  Campaign against female genital mutilation gaining ground support Ryan Lenora Brown CSMonitor Feb 06 2013 Available at http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Africa/2013/0206/Campaign-against-female-genital-mutilation-gaining-ground-support-results# BOSTON AND KAMPALA, UGANDA — In many parts of the Kween District of eastern Uganda, women are divided into two distinct categories. … Read More

Mae Azango Exposed A Secret Ritual In Liberia, Putting Her Life In Danger

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Mae Azango Exposed A Secret Ritual In Liberia, Putting Her Life In Danger by Jina Moore CSMonitor Also available at http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Making-a-difference/2012/0529/Mae-Azango-exposed-a-secret-ritual-in-Liberia-putting-her-life-in-danger TODEE, LIBERIA — It’s late afternoon in Todee, a village in rural Liberia, and the sun is starting to drop. … Read More

Sub-Saharan African randomized clinical trials into male circumcision and HIV transmission: Methodological, ethical, and legal concerns

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Full PDF accessible here: http://www.salem-news.com/fms/pdf/2011-12_JLM-Boyle-Hill.pdf Boyle GJ, Hill G. Abstract In 2007, WHO/UNAIDS recommended male circumcision as an HIV-preventive measure based on three sub-Saharan African randomised clinical trials (RCTs) into female-to-male sexual transmission. A related RCT investigated male-to-female transmission. However, the … Read More

Health Consequences of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in the Gambia: Evidence Into Action

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Health consequences of female genital mutilation/cutting in the Gambia: evidence into action Kaplan, A., Hechavarria, S., Martin, M., and Bonhoure, I. Reproductive Health, 8:26 (Oct., 2011). Also available on the National Center for Biotechnology Information website Full Text (PDF): Health consequences … Read More

Traditional male circumcision in eastern and southern Africa: a systematic review of prevalence and complications

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Article text available above. ABSTRACT: Objective To systematically review studies on the prevalence and complications of traditional male circumcision (i.e. circumcision by a traditional provider with no formal medical training), whose coverage and safety are unclear. Methods We systematically searched … Read More

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