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Circumcision reduces AIDS in Africa

Thursday, July 13, 2006 "Circumcision could prevent 2 million new HIV infections and 300,000 deaths from AIDS in the next decade in sub-Saharan Africa." This is one of the findings of an international study, while the AIDS epidemic still wreaks havoc in Africa and the discovery of an effective vaccine is the step. In 2005, a controlled trial led by Bertran Auvert had demonstrated that male circumcision reduced 60% average women AIDS (HIV) virus transmission to humans. From where comes this protective effect? This would be the nature of the underside of the foreskin: a fragile and breathable lining incorporated many cells dendritic immune cells sensitive to HIV. Circumcision would, therefore, significantly reduce the permeable surface to the virus, and even the remaining skin would ...

Month for the health of your teeth

Friday, September 08, 2006 September is the ideal time to make good resolutions, this is why Colgate and the French Union for oral health (UFSBD) roll for the 7th consecutive year operation 'the ...

The proximologie: a new science?

Friday, December 14, 2001 No need to search the definition of this word in ledictionnaire: it does not exist. It is unneologisme to describe a new 'science' aucarrefour of medicine, sociology, of ...

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