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#1 of 2 Old 09-15-2011, 11:56 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Where did the notion that the foreskin on a baby/child (that isn't otherwise retractable) should be retracted and cleaned come from? Did it come around the same time that circ became popular?


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From my reading and what I have heard people talk about it did come from around the time when circ became more popular. I really dont know why other than maybe when talking to parents about it it made for an easier sale.

 
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