Why would circumcision decrease a man's risk of contracting AIDS?

  Prev Next  

UP NEXT

How Giant Viruses Work

How Giant Viruses Work

Giant viruses sound like something from a scifi flick. But they're real and not as scary as you think. Learn all about giant viruses at HowStuffWorks.


Related HowStuffWorks Articles

More Great Links

Sources

  • Lovgren, Stefan. "Circumcision can reduce AIDS risk, study says.­" National Geographic News. July 27, 2005.
  • McNeil, Donald. "Circumcision Halves H.I.V. Risk, U.S. Agency Finds." The New York Times. Dec. 14, 2006.
  • Russell, Sabin. "Circumcision may offer Africa AIDS hope: Procedure linked to much lower rate of new HIV infections." San Francisco Chronicle. July 6, 2005.
  • 1
  • 2