Tanzania male MPs face circumcision call to stop HIV spread
A female MP calls for checks on whether male MPs had undergone the procedure.
1 month ago - BBC
Grandmothers helping to banish female genital circumcision
Grandmothers helping to banish female genital circumcision, which affects millions worldwide
1 month ago - ABC News
A critique of Raveenthiran's “Reply to letter to the Editor: Tracing the origins of circumcision”
I am reluctant to continue the correspondence on the origins of circumcision, especially when the various hypotheses advanced all seem about as likely as each other, and as...
2 monthes ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
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Research of the Week Maternal choline supplementation reduces the impact of Alzheimer's disease across generations . Subtitles are better than dubbing for learning a new...
2 monthes ago - Mark's Daily Apple
The Unkindest Cut? Circumcision Ethics, Evidence, and Activism
Netflix documentary raises ethical questions, attacks circumcision to prevent HIV in Africa
2 monthes ago - MedPageToday
Smegma Is Real And Here's What You Need To Know About It
You've heard the word smegma , I am sure. Maybe you were even saying it when you were young without even knowing what the hell it meant. You just knew it had to do with...
2 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
Morning Break: Migrant Child's Death; Life Years in Space; Fatal Circumcision
Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff
2 monthes ago - MedPageToday
Gomco or Mogen for Newborn Circumcision: Is One Better?
Which device is associated with more post-op complications? Medscape Pediatrics
3 monthes ago - Medscape
The postnatal management of boys in a national cohort of bladder outlet obstruction
The most common cause of congenital bladder outlet obstruction is posterior urethral valves. Initial treatment requires decompression, but transurethral incision or primary...
3 monthes ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery - 2 articles
Folks Are Getting Penis Facials And Vampire Facials, And We Have Questions
The first time I heard the term “ penis facial ,” I immediately assumed it could only mean one of three things: 1. Something really gross I saw in a porno once and don't want...
3 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
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CPAP Machine Promotes Weight Loss in Dieting Obese Adults With Sleep Apnea
People who have obstructive sleep apnea in addition to obesity can lose more weight if they treat their sleep disorder with an overnight CPAP, or continuous positive airway...
Losing Weight Help Lessen Headaches in Migraine Sufferers With Obesity
For migraine sufferers with obesity, losing weight can decrease headaches and improve quality of life.
New Zealanders Wear Headscarves To Show Solidarity After Christchurch Attacks
New Zealanders are showing their support for the Muslim community following the Christchurch attacks Last week, a gunman entered two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand and...
6 Moves, 3 Circuits: This 25-Minute No-Equipment Workout Will Leave You...
Home workouts are where it's at these days, because if you can get just as good of a workout minus the gym commute, the waiting for the equipment, the hunt to find floor space...
Consuming a Handful of Nuts Every Day can Boost Memory in Elderly
Eating more than 10 grams of nuts every day can improve thinking, reasoning, and memory, and keeps age-related mental disorders such as dementia at bay, finds a new study.
Gait Speed and Dynamic Stability Decline Accelerates Only in Late Life: A...
Background and Purpose: Incidence of falls increases with age whereas gait speed declines. The purposes of this study were to examine (1) whether gait speed and center-of-mass...
'It gave me hope': Alzheimer's sufferer, 57, reveals heartbreak after...
Former New York Times reporter Phillip S Gutis, 57, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2016, placing him in the slim category of the four percent diagnosed before the age of 65.
Barneys New York's New Cannabis Lifestyle Shop Puts the "High" in High End
Barneys New York is taking high-end shopping to the next level with its new cannabis lifestyle shop, The High End. The new luxury lifestyle and wellness concept shop, located...
Mailed Home Colon Cancer Tests Boost Screening
Researchers believe that mailing the screening kits directly to patients, which frames participation as the default, reduced steps in the process, and made it easier for...
Brain-cancer patients reveal the subtle 'symptoms' they ignored
A study of 39 brain-cancer sufferers by King's College London reveals just how slight the signs can be, with many dismissing their poor memory and lack of balance as part of...