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KENYA: Male circumcision lowers risk of HIV, study reveals

March 2017 DailyNation; Male circumcision reduces the colonies of bacteria found on the penis which increase the risk of contracting HIV, a new study has shown. The study, presented at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections last month, showed that uncircumcised men have more bacteria in the genital region, …

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KENYA: Doctors set for extra cash with medical app

March 2017 BusinessDaily; A South African Internet firm yesterday announced partnership with 30 doctors to launch Kenya’s first commercial ‘doctors-on-call’ service payable via mobile phone or card and set to increase the practitioner’s revenue streams. ConnectMed, a mobile-based software application launched Monday in Nairobi, creates a platform where patients can …

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