Tuesday, June 26, 2012

NEW YORK: Another baby gets herpes

New York Times (Subscription required)
June 25, 2012

Circumcision gives Orange County baby herpes: officials

By Thomas Zambito
An Orange County infant has been hospitalized after contracting a deadly strain of herpes from an Orthodox circumcision ritual that has claimed the lives of two babies in New York City in the past decade, health officials told Newsday on Monday.

The month-old infant was admitted to NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center in Manhattan last week after the ultra-Orthodox...

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