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Uganda tests out rubber band circumcision in battle against HIV

By Agence France-Presse
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 6:08 EDT
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HIV battle: Uganda tests out rubber band circumcision (via AFP)

With trousers around his ankles, Justin Igalla awaits a tight rubber band for his foreskin, an innovative non-surgical technique rolling out in several African nations to encourage circumcision and cut HIV infection rates. The simple device — two plastic…



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