: The Case Against Circumcision



  1. The "Im trying to decide whether to circ" thread
  2. Looking for education, stories of regret, and links
  3. My daughter
  4. Foreskin retracted at birth
  5. Might be weird but....
  6. How to teach an older child....?
  7. I made a bad choice. :( (& help re: circumcision adhesions)
  8. my son was circumsized without my permission :(
  9. What happens when the parents cant agree?
  10. Did Doc cause any damage?
  11. Same Here
  12. I'm back!
  13. I am trying to decide whether to circumcise
  14. Having a boy and thought I was sure I wouldn't circ but....
  15. Foreskin First Aid Kit!
  16. Just wanted to share:)
  17. Colorado: Bill to re-instate circumcision on Medicaid introduced.
  18. Retraction for very young child
  19. Just had to share this!
  20. Health benefits for circumcision
  21. AAP issues warning that "toxic stress can harm children for life"
  22. Delete answer received
  23. circumcision and concealed penis 'buried penis'
  24. :( 11 year old that can't retract.
  25. Was the Doctor wrong here?
  26. I guess this should tell me something....
  27. May I pepper out a few questions? Making sure I am solid in my stance....
  28. AHRQ-Call for Public Review: Skin Substitutes for Treating Chronic Wounds (Deadline 13 Jan. 2012)
  29. Ballooning
  30. I think my 2 year old has an infection under his foreskin.
  31. circumcision question
  32. Irritation on forskin
  33. ARCLAW: "Circumcision: Know Your Rights" brochure
  34. Intactivism *time sensitive* circ and WIC
  35. Weird rash--Need advice
  36. Need information to give to the ped
  37. retracted foreskin on 1 yr old
  38. 6 year old comparing
  39. My mistake and my son
  40. Small, professional phamplet about leaving them intact and not retracting.
  41. AAP and retraction, WTH is with their wishy washy wording?
  42. Appearance of intact penis
  43. New cousin from Ethiopia
  44. Circumcision: Identity, Gender and Power
  45. Reoccurring UTI in intact baby boy
  46. cleaning intact 2 1/2 yr old
  47. Can surgery be avoided?
  48. Maybe an urban legend?
  49. Anyone considering getting their daughter circumcised?
  50. AIDS 2012 - Call for Abstracts.
  51. "Real Housewives" show and circ
  52. dreading a UTI
  53. sex education
  54. UK: Greater Manchester Safeguarding Children Partnership - Circumcision Services for Boys in GM
  55. My 10 week old might have an infection - help!
  56. Is it ok that my 4 yr old is still not even close to retracting?
  57. Intactivist items for auction
  58. Need more ideas for my intact son who is incontinent and says it "hurts" when he pees (x-posted in Health and Healing)
  59. red, swollen and discharging penis in 3 yr old.
  60. Preventing accidental circ in hospital
  61. Intact friendly pedi in N CT or W MA?
  62. Circ information- small and professional.
  63. Info and Dr Referral (Portland OR) for adult who's dr is reccomending circumcision.
  64. If the FGM laws were ruled to be discriminatory...
  65. How do you bring up circumcision with DH or DP?
  66. red inflamed foreskin/penis in 4 month old
  67. Mom of 5 yr old intact boy-questions-pls help
  68. anonymous packet to send to pregnant mom
  69. Acquisition of Erectile Dysfunction from Circumcision
  70. HELP! Baltimore/Towson Intact-friendly doctor needed
  71. 2 yr old...
  72. Handling comments...
  73. Need some advice!
  74. Pocket on foreskin
  75. CUT tour stops in Pittsburgh PA tonight
  76. Up to date link to the ACA's statement on circ?
  77. Anyone know Michael Moores views on infant circumcision?
  78. Smegma in a 7 year-old?
  79. Possible issues at daycare??? (Pink tip, tiny bit of clear discharge)
  80. Educating NPs who think a 2-year-old should be able to retract?
  81. Goodbye, California. . .
  82. What will you be removing?
  83. unusual for 2 yo to self-retract?
  84. almost 3 year old red swollen wee wee and hasn't peed all day, possible retraction when getting changed at preschool?
  85. HELP I'm at the ER now...
  86. Here I post AGAIN! 10yrs. old no retractions opening tiny
  87. reassure me about not circing...dh and previous bf's had later in childhood circs due to "infection"
  88. I'm having trouble teaching my son about retraction
  89. Poor Little Boy
  90. Single mom & intact son
  91. Foreskin Question-5 m.o.
  92. Why many feel they should retract
  93. Hurts when peeing
  94. "The Case Against" couldn't be presented any clearer than this...
  95. 17-month old with second case of balanitis, questions
  96. He's 3 and won't pee!
  97. DS just retracted himself
  98. Can we bust the myth of locker room comparison?
  99. 6-year-old son, pain complaints, skin bridge, foreskin restoration?
  100. dh is spreading the word
  101. Pressure from my Inlaws
  102. Pre-chewed food may pose HIV threat to infants
  103. Recurring blister near tip of foreskin
  104. My 5 yo intact penis is hurting him and oozing yellowish discharge
  105. 4 yo says his penis hurts--it's pretty red
  106. San Antonio Urologist Willing to Try Steroid Treatment?
  107. I need advice!
  108. Can you get your child circumcised in a Canadian hospital nowadays?
  109. Glandular Hypospadia and Unilateral Hydronephrosis : Sceduled VCUG at Children's Hospital
  110. my 2 1/2 year old boy has phimosis?
  111. Getting the word out on circumcision
  112. advice for not circumcising
  113. Celebrating (natural) retraction of foreskin?
  114. Circumcision rates in the U.S.
  115. Help, six year old with foreskin problems
  116. Possible UTI: Advice?
  117. Retracted as newborn - adhesions at 2.5. Should I be concerned?
  118. Judge Orders Circumcision Measure Removed from Ballot
  119. UTI or something else?
  120. Circumcision Unnecessary!
  121. "Adhesion"? What to do?
  122. How to change someone's mind?
  123. He's intact...now what?
  124. Gentle intactivism approach
  125. Another son born...
  126. Foreskin Regeneration Petition
  127. Babies foreskins could be sold --- ethics article
  128. Yesterday, my 8 year old daughter asked me what circumcision is....
  129. Hello everyone
  130. Strange logic...
  131. Reassurance please??
  132. Need help with links for an email.
  133. Penile torsion
  134. Newborn's foreskin open
  135. Our Hospital Experience
  136. International AIDS Conference 2012 to be held in the United States.
  137. 2 Year old foreskin infection
  138. Skin on my 2yr-old's intact penis is peeling?
  139. Be honest: Would you stop being my friend...
  140. Separation/Infection? The ongoing saga
  141. Pediatricians and circumcision...
  142. MGMBill.org stats map...
  143. Very upset old regular seeks understanding
  144. All the research can't change DH's experience with circ....
  145. Intact-friendly pediatrician in Connecticut
  146. Infection caused by retraction?
  147. Foreskin trouble :(
  148. Cyst attached to frenulum (circumcision?)
  149. Sweet ease Awailablity
  150. My husband and I cannot reach an Agreement! help. :(
  151. Signs of progress....
  152. delete
  153. My 7 year old foreskin is sore
  154. Retracted own foreskin too soon!!
  155. Where is the TCAC sticky?
  156. Retracting Foreskin
  157. Swollen, red penis in 6yo
  158. Create Your on custom Intact T-Shirts ($3 to $7 Each) - tons of Intact Logos Free to download
  159. Normal or not? non-retractable & ballooning in 9 yo
  160. If you circ'ed your first and not your second...
  161. "Send A Physician A Card" Intactivist Campaign?
  162. Foreskin retraction, now what?
  163. delete
  164. Ideas for a shower gift anyone?
  165. Quick! Altneratives to frenuloplasty?
  166. Penn & Teller - Circumcision.
  167. WHO is pro-circ?
  168. Wish every article ended like this!
  169. 10 Reasons not to circumcise
  170. Different View Points
  171. My MIL told me about the time that she assisted in a circ
  172. flawed hiv study; now what about cancer?
  173. Hostility Against People Who Circ
  174. need quick advice re 2 yo with swollen red penis
  175. Intact son and surgery looming ahead
  176. intactivism for the chicken at heart
  177. What to think about circumcision statistics..
  178. The decline in US circ rates
  179. Refused to help with a circ today, rather long vent...
  180. A mild critique of Intact America (IA).
  181. "cut vs. intact outcomes"
  182. All better!
  183. Which do you think is more likely?
  184. Basics on How to Care for Intact Boys
  185. Elephant in the Hospital
  186. Ballooning 3yr old
  187. HHS, NIH, OIG, FDA, CDC and other Mailing-Lists.
  188. CDC, PEPFAR and NIAID (NIH) criticised in two separate HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) reports.
  189. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) sloppy with numbers
  190. Circumcision editorial from Calgary Herald
  191. Do doctors ever really NEED to mess with a baby's penis?
  192. Retraction in Canada
  193. The "crunchy" ped pulled back my ds's foreskin
  194. I think my son may be having problems. Need your help
  195. New Danish study: sex is more enjoyable and more consistent for intact men and their female partners
  196. Was it forced retraction????
  197. Open letter from today to the past
  198. Just posted this anti-circ article on my facebook
  199. Intact 8 Year Old with Pain
  200. Ped told my friend to start retracting her 2year old boy!
  201. True cruelty free cosmetics?
  202. Handling family members
  203. ugh! now i know what you guys are talking about
  204. Help please for 4.5 yo son with mild pain
  205. Van Lewis *** Dedicated Intactivist *** 1943 - 2011
  206. newbie here
  207. Dr. retracted DS today *sigh*
  208. Cannot find a ped in Indianapolis - making me feel so defeated
  209. Joe Rogan podcast
  210. My two boys uncirc. But have questions, help please
  211. An opportunity to discourage circumcisions through U.S. Medicare?
  212. Information to send a friend?
  213. Blatant misinformation on opinion page of the Wall Streeet Journal
  214. red, swollen foreskin in a 2 month old?
  215. ParentalRights.org confused about Circumcision and Parental Rights
  216. 5.5yo son with redness under foreskin of uncirc. penis
  217. What to do when child's foreskin was repeatedly retracted by doctor since 6 mos?
  218. Difference between partially and fully retractable? Advice on cleaning needed.
  219. Thought I had made up my mind...
  220. What exactly is hypospadias? (Friend's son may have it)
  221. Help Needed... New Son Intact
  222. Circumcision ban to appear on San Francisco ballot
  223. How to talk to an existing doctor about not retracting? Update: it went great!
  224. Ugh, I hate confrontation! But I got my way...
  225. Potty training an Intact tot!
  226. NIH announce dangerous changes to clinical trial protocols in search for HIV vaccine.
  227. Do boys or men 'retract' to go pee?
  228. Tight Foreskin
  229. Is it ever physically possible for a baby to not feel pain during circumcision? More details in post.
  230. 15 month old with yellowish milky fluid...
  231. 8 year old still not retracted and I am worried but don't want to go to Dr. office.
  232. How to clean once (young) DS is retractable?
  233. Please help me understand why gay men in the U.S. seem to prefer circ to intact
  234. Can anyone give me a reference for this?
  235. Homebirth midwifes and circumcision.
  236. Circumcision and the political spectrum
  237. xtranormal video on circumcision
  238. FDA NCTR Research Highlights (Human Microbiome Conference, Antimicrobial Resistance).
  239. Statement from Guinness World Records
  240. A second boy.... when the first was cut?
  241. 20 Reasons I Did Not Circumcise My Son
  242. 4yo foreskin question - when retracted, hole at the top??
  243. hypospadia surgery
  244. Toddler dies following circumcision in Queens, NY
  245. Thank You!
  246. 6 y/o with tingling/tickling feeling and occasional burning in penis - yeast?
  247. Why is it considered okay to use local only (if that!!!) on a newborn??
  248. 6yo with Swollen Penis
  249. Looking for the best info and articles on 'circumsions'. Please help!
  250. Normal for 4 year old? Looking for reassurance.