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Making circumcision safer for young men with bleeding disorders

Making circumcision safer for young men with bleeding disorders

The Conversation April 17, 2017 by Kibet Peter Shikuku, Circumcision is the oldest and most frequent surgical procedure in the world. In some cultures, it marks a clear break from… Read more »

VMMC Deputy Program Coordinator

VMMC Deputy Program Coordinator

Impact Research and Development Organization   Deputy Program Coordinator – Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) Program Impact Research and Development Organization is a registered Kenyan Non-Government Organization with a head… Read more »

VMMC Deputy Program Coordinator

VMMC Deputy Program Coordinator

Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) Program Impact Research and Development Organization is a registered Kenyan Non-Government Organization with a head office in Kisumu and regional offices in Kisumu, Homabay, Migori, Busia,… Read more »

1,200 Circumcised in Bamburi Rep’s Project

1,200 Circumcised in Bamburi Rep’s Project

By Brian Otieno Some 1,200 boys and men have been circumcised since April last year in Bamburi ward, Kisauni, in Mombasa county. The male circumcision project was initiated by area… Read more »

Circumcision hasn’t reversed HIV trends in Nyanza, but…

Circumcision hasn’t reversed HIV trends in Nyanza, but…

Source: Standard digital By DANIEL WESANGULA  One day as he returned home from visiting an uncle who lived far away from his village, John Eric Ouko discovered that a number… Read more »

Disposable device that enables circumcision without stitches safely detaches without need for removal by healthcare staff

Disposable device that enables circumcision without stitches safely detaches without need for removal by healthcare staff

Source: Aidsmap Michael Carter Published: 17 April 2012 A device that allows for circumcision without the need for stitches often detaches spontaneously if worn for over seven days, according to… Read more »

Out Goes the River, In comes The Christian Rite of passage

Out Goes the River, In comes The Christian Rite of passage

Source: Nairobi Star BY NJONJO KIHURIA Wednesday, 23 November 2011 At the beginning of November, Elijah Kamunya, an accountant with a fast growing Nairobi firm, took ten days off, to… Read more »

Alarm as drug abuse shifts to primary schools

Alarm as drug abuse shifts to primary schools

Source: The Standard By:Elizabeth Mwai Bhang smoking is on the verge of over taking tobacco abuse, writes Elizabeth Mwai The age at which people are beginning to abuse drugs has… Read more »

Taking ARV drugs daily protects from HIV

Taking ARV drugs daily protects from HIV

Source: Nigerian Tribune Written by Sade Oguntola There is growing evidence that drugs used since the mid-1990s to treat people with HIV may also hold the key to curbing the… Read more »

AIDS treatment goes mobile in Kenya

AIDS treatment goes mobile in Kenya

Adapted From: http://www.upi.com AIROBI, Kenya, Jan. 4 (UPI) — A slender needle pricked the skin of Jackline’s last patient of the day. Blood crept up a pipette. “Relax,” said Jackline,… Read more »

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