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Slightly more
than half of U.S. males are circumcised as medical groups
say it's not necessary.

January 31 2006 12:00 AM

Code-based system
will be scrapped in late March or early April

January 28 2006 12:00 AM

Gay sex linked to
31% of new U.K. HIV infections reported in 2005.

January 28 2006 12:00 AM

lobbyists hamper antiretroviral treatment in poor nations,
according to ActionAid.

January 28 2006 12:00 AM

Study will focus
on getting gay meth addicts into treatment.

January 28 2006 12:00 AM