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Post by fireblaze » Thu Dec 14, 2006 10:33 am

hi guys its been a long time. i just returned from africa.

a bbc report says

There are several reasons why circumcision may protect against HIV infection.

Specific cells in the foreskin may be potential targets for HIV infection and also the skin under the foreskin becomes less sensitive and is less likely to bleed reducing risk of infection following circumcision.

When Aids first began to emerge in Africa, researchers noted that men who were circumcised seemed to be less at risk of infection but it was unclear whether this was due to differences in sexual behaviour.


what do you guys think?

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Post by sachin » Thu Dec 14, 2006 3:35 pm

I dont think so?????????
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Post by fireblaze » Fri Dec 15, 2006 12:03 am

i need a proper answer

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Post by sachin » Fri Dec 15, 2006 2:57 pm

fireblaze wrote:i need a proper answer


Muslim community is biggest in world, and circumcize in little age but no case found that it ve' pevented HIV.


you wrote.....
Specific cells in the foreskin may be potential targets for HIV infection and also the skin under the foreskin becomes less sensitive and is less likely to bleed reducing risk of infection following circumcision.

But it can transmitt through semen contact and backward flow of semen..
Isnt it??
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Post by victor » Sat Dec 16, 2006 11:30 am

Yap, it's right [email protected] :D
HIV is a little tricky virus and can't be stopped by just circumcision.
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Post by sachin » Sat Dec 16, 2006 6:39 pm

victor wrote:Yap, it's right sachin_at_biog :D


You can call me "Sachin" I m only "Sachin" known here in the forum.
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Post by fireblaze » Mon Dec 18, 2006 4:15 pm

thanx for the info guys

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