Men circumcised after 35 have 45 pc less risk of developing prostate cancer

A new study has revealed that men who are circumcised after the age of 35 are 45 percent less at risk of developing prostate cancer later in life.

Circumcision benefits far outweigh its risks

In a new study, researchers have shown that the benefits of infant male circumcision exceed the risks by over 100 to 1.

Circumcision of tribal boys illegal, says Magisterial inquiry

A magisterial inquiry into the `ritual circumcision` of 11 tribal boys at a state-run super specialty hospital near here, has declared it illegal.

Council of Europe chief distances himself from circumcision resolution

It also took particular exception to the fact that the resolution dealt with both female genital mutilation and the circumcision of young boys on religious grounds.

Follow-up study backs circumcision against HIV

A follow-up probe into the use of circumcision to thwart the AIDS virus has confirmed that foreskin removal greatly reduces the risk of HIV infection for men.

Five arrested in South Africa over circumcision deaths

Five people have appeared in court in a South African province where bungled traditional initiation rites killed 30 young men.

Germany OKs bill to protect male circumcision

German lawmakers have approved a bill that explicitly permits ‘male infant circumcision’, ending months of legal uncertainty.

Uncircumcised boys more prone to urinary tract infections

Uncircumcised boys are at higher risk of urinary tract infection, a new study reveals.

Circumcision `may lower prostate cancer risk`

Circumcision before a male`s first sexual intercourse may help protect against prostate cancer.

Circumcision reduces HIV infections

A study has concluded that circumcision led to a reduction in HIV prevalence and incidence.

Circumcision reduces HIV infections

A study has concluded that circumcision led to a reduction in HIV prevalence and incidence.

Russell Crowe apologises for condemning ‘circumcision’ on Twitter

Russell Crowe has apologised for his Twitter comment in which he slammed circumcision, calling the practice "barbaric and stupid."

Russell Crowe says circumcision is `barbaric`

Russell Crowe has launched a Twitter rant against circumcision, branding the practice "barbaric and stupid".

Circumcision in boys could cut HIV risk: Experts

Foreskin is the entry point that allows HIV to infect men, say experts.

Circumcision in boys could cut HIV risk: Experts

Foreskin is the entry point that allows HIV to infect men, say experts.

Circumcision may not cut HIV spread among gay men

Circumcision may not do much to prevent infections among gay and bisexual men in Western countries, a new study suggests.

Circumcision may not cut HIV spread among gay men

Circumcision may not do much to prevent infections among gay and bisexual men in Western countries, a new study suggests.

Men have key role in ending female circumcision: experts

Experts and workers on the ground said Friday that men had a key role to play in the fight against female circumcision in Africa, a day before the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation.

Men have key role in ending female circumcision: experts

Experts and workers on the ground said Friday that men had a key role to play in the fight against female circumcision in Africa, a day before the International Day against Female Genital Mutilation.

Circumcision cuts HIV risk: Study

Circumcision reduces the risk of HIV infection in men, but this link cannot be explained by a reduction in sores from conditions such as herpes, according to a new research.