Circumcision

Circumcision has no impact on sexual lives: Study

Circumcision has no impact on sexual lives: Study

As far as sexual life is concerned, people are highly satisfied with their partner's circumcision status and do not not wish for anything different to enhance their sex lives, a study says.

Jul 14, 2015, 08:28 AM IST

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.

Apr 14, 2014, 20:13 PM IST

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.

Apr 04, 2014, 10:53 AM IST

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.

Dec 05, 2013, 18:10 PM IST

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.

Oct 10, 2013, 16:08 PM IST

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.

Sep 04, 2013, 09:08 AM IST

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.

Jul 10, 2013, 00:19 AM IST

Germany OKs bill to protect male circumcision

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

Dec 13, 2012, 11:59 AM IST

Uncircumcised boys more prone to urinary tract infections

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

Jul 10, 2012, 21:08 PM IST

Circumcision `may lower prostate cancer risk`

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

Mar 12, 2012, 19:24 PM IST

Circumcision reduces HIV infections

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

Jul 21, 2011, 11:58 AM IST

Circumcision reduces HIV infections

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

Jul 21, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

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."

Jun 11, 2011, 16:06 PM IST

Russell Crowe says circumcision is `barbaric`

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

Jun 11, 2011, 09:47 AM IST

Circumcision in boys could cut HIV risk: Experts

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

Sep 20, 2010, 12:22 PM IST

Circumcision in boys could cut HIV risk: Experts

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

Sep 20, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

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.

Mar 10, 2010, 18:14 PM IST

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.

Mar 10, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

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.

Feb 07, 2010, 18:51 PM IST

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.

Feb 07, 2010, 00:00 AM IST