: The Case Against Circumcision



  1. I don't want to circumcise our third son!
  2. Another Elephant to be avoided
  3. Is your son's foreskin examined as part of his yearly check-up/physical?
  4. Need quick answers before an emergency circ - what could this issue be?
  5. Adhesions and how to deal with them. Please help.
  6. talking to dh about not circing
  7. Painful urination in 7yo - no UTI
  8. Deleted
  9. Dr. Christine Northrup's newest book
  10. How is this a good idea exactly?
  11. AAP: newborns experiencing too much pain
  12. The benefits of foreskin
  13. The case FOR circumcision
  14. Are cut men more inclined to be adulterous ?
  15. Are cut men inclined to be adulterous ?
  16. Retracting the foreskin to urinate?
  17. Less ejaculation since being cut
  18. No frenulum?
  19. Interesting definition from a "Facts of Life" book from 1948
  20. 22 Month Old Painful Urination
  21. 9yr old DS's tight foreskin is causing bathroom problems.
  22. Female circ. better for men
  23. Penis pain
  24. The Cult and Culture of Circumcision
  25. Dr advice to a cut man
  26. I'm Scared for my Sons: A Rant
  27. Planning on circumcising...
  28. Explaining the difference
  29. Name that animal
  30. Dr almost retracted DS.
  31. Scientific/peer reviewed articles needed
  32. Hironimus vs. Nebus forced circumcision case in Florida
  33. School Sex Ed
  34. Do babies feel pain during circumcision?
  35. "Non-biased" resources/articles
  36. Federal case dropped in circumcision fight
  37. painful retraction
  38. Mom at center of circumcision battle is arrested after months in hiding
  39. ...
  40. Responding to criticism
  41. Why would they ask at a first prenatal visit?
  42. News - a mom is hiding to prevent circ
  43. Penis Cancer and Circumcision
  44. It was only a matter of time for this study to be done ...
  45. As a intact male I what to say Thank you to all Intactivist.
  46. In need of help.
  47. Regret Mom turned Intactivist.. Came back to say Hi and Thank You!
  48. I am writing an article about circumcision
  49. Humorous and interesting movie
  50. Why did the doctor ask this?
  51. A totally honest question I'm wondering
  52. Video Question + "Extras"
  53. Curious about past circumcision techniques..
  54. Embarrassed
  55. Starting the non-circ discussion
  56. Underside of DS penis is red along the "stem"
  57. Crying when peeing. Help? Xposted in Intact Care
  58. Need help with son's penis injury
  59. How to not offend friends/family?
  60. Why would my 9 month old boy get a UTI?!
  61. Any input on "webbed penis" and "necessary circ"?
  62. How Circumcision Got Started in America...
  63. So relieved!!
  64. My Husband changed his mind!!
  65. Alicia Silverstone discusses leaving son intact in her new book, "The Kind Mama".
  66. The thread "Need help urgently" has been removed.
  67. need info
  68. Feeling "whole"
  69. Really bad article on pros and cons of circumcision
  70. Info on why someone would need a circ later in life
  71. basis of argument
  72. Why do some people find circumcision funny?
  73. Issues after circumcision
  74. good news bad news
  75. Another case where "un" is the default
  76. using the term "cosmetically altered"
  77. looking for an intact friendly ped in NW Georgia
  78. My girlfriend and her pregnant sister - differing views on circumcision
  79. Circumcision truly is declining! :-)
  80. Differing views about circumcision
  81. Embarassed when son's circumcision is seen
  82. Germany to ban elective surgery on children
  83. Foreskin friendly pediatrician in or near new orleans?
  84. I need advice. She's going to circumcise her 9 month old
  85. Good video on the benefits of having a foreskin
  86. Anyone ever hold an informal information session for moms on intactness?
  87. The moment I have dreaded has come: My pro-circ brother is expecting a boy. None of the usual approaches have worked and I need to get creative.
  88. Doctor will eventually retract foreskin?
  89. First son circumcised, want to keep second son intact. Anyone have experience with this?
  90. Dad wants it
  91. s/o "Benefits" of the foreskin
  92. How have my teenaged boys (14 and 18) survived not being circumcised?
  93. How do your uncircumcised and circumcised sons relate to each other and dad?
  94. 29% of Circumcised Brits would NOT circumcise their child. 13% of Circumcised Americans would NOT
  95. A new video!
  96. CDC NCHS - Trends in Circumcision for Male Newborns in U.S. Hospitals: 1979–2010
  97. The Causes of Circumcision
  98. I wish this were handed out around the world! Hopefully one day people will catch on.
  99. Couple questions regarding circumcision
  100. Doing a speech on circumcion
  101. AHRQ - Most Frequent Procedures Performed in U.S. Hospitals, 2010
  102. Circumcision increases the risk of herpes - I am proof
  103. a little blood on 9 yo uncirced boy
  104. Skin adhesion advice for my intact 3yo
  105. Wall Street Journal article
  106. DH wants to ... sort of.
  107. What do they teach in Medical School?
  108. Wife went and got son cut..
  109. J Kellogg and his little-known alternative to stop boys from 'self-abuse'. This is not easy reading...
  110. Uncircumcised infant
  111. I have to say...
  112. Foul smelling discharge
  113. What is a Clean Penis?
  114. Circumcised and Hate It - the Tip of the Iceberg
  115. itchy penis
  116. Another study (this one from California)
  117. Can babies in foster care/ state custody be circed?
  118. Vermont
  119. Explaining circumcision to a 3-year-old
  120. Best single site or link for circumcision facts?
  121. 3 yo sudden onset of painful urination- referred to urologist, need help
  122. Great Summary of all the issues
  123. AAP and "affordable care act"
  124. My intact 11 yo.....
  125. Brayden Frazier
  126. Intact 4 1/2 year old crying during erections when he urinates...
  127. Bubble Baths
  128. My poor boys...
  129. Direct Influence, or Indirect Influence... Which is better?
  130. repost - need help with brown discharge in 17 month old
  131. Circumcision According to Freud and Other Nuerologists
  132. Circumcision and HIV/AIDS
  133. Something To Think About
  134. FGM in USA
  135. Was my newborn retracted? Please advise
  136. Help - 3 yr olds. foreskin was retracting, now won't?
  137. It's a Boy!
  138. OMG, so excited!!
  139. wikipedia's entry for circumcision now reads like an ad for the AAP's new stance
  140. Petition on the White House website ‘which calls for banning circumcision
  141. If you regret being circumcised post here
  142. Who peforms circumcisions?
  143. M*A*S*H* circumcision episode
  144. Good vibes!
  145. Circumcision Documentary: American Secret
  146. When should they learn how to clean?
  147. Circumcision Affects the Man - A Husband's Tale
  148. HAPPY!
  149. Need Help ASAP keeping 8-month-old's foreskin
  150. AAP convention in New Orleans a few days ago...
  151. did anyone see the Ricki Lake show about circumcision yesterday?
  152. Cloth diapers and circumcision
  153. Preparing to share information with pregnant friend
  154. Having a really hard time with friends/family deciding to circ their sons.....
  155. Just a thought about circumcision !
  156. The foreskin and the toilet...
  157. can't convince DP to keep baby intact... UPDATE in 1st post
  158. Explaining circumcision to kids
  159. Studies used in the latest AAP policy statement?
  160. the plasti bell
  161. OMG - AAP says circumcision benefits outweigh the risks?!?!!!
  162. wondering if there is a place to talk about guilt over circ?
  163. Saw this today. Makes me SOO angry.
  164. I need an intact friendly doctor
  165. Links to AAP or studies citing when boys begin retracting?
  166. Help! Second UTI
  167. Finding the silver lining
  168. article on a study done evaluating pain during circumcision
  169. Old "Married With Children" episode - accidental circ
  170. Link that Mom's should read about why Dad's have issues with circ?
  171. So sad...he's not even 4 lbs. I need to vent
  172. The "German court rules religious circumcision an assault" has been removed
  173. 2 year old wont stop tugging on it!
  174. Looking for post/document re circ pain reduction for a friend
  175. Well Done Video
  176. Is circumcision the solution to birth infections?
  177. Does anyone regret NOT circumcising? *this is NOT a pro circ thread, just curious about the medical complications*
  178. My 3yr olds penis is red and swollen at the tip help me!!!!
  179. Can retraction cause longterm damage?
  180. swollen red penis
  181. New baby boy questions...
  182. once it's been retracted..
  183. natural circ
  184. FDA Human Subject Protection (HSP)/Bioresearch Monitoring (BIMO) Initiative May 2012 update
  185. Itchy 4-1/2 year old
  186. Redundant prepuce, phimosis and phimotic band
  187. delete
  188. Poor little man
  189. Surrogacy and Circumcision
  190. Eugenics article (connection to Kellogg)
  191. Should I be encouraging 5yo to gentle start pulling back, or just let it be?
  192. Cameron Diaz appearing on Jimmy Fallon
  193. Dr blatantly ignored my request and claims foreskin needs to be gently pushed back
  194. I think some states have INCREASED rates...
  195. New TCAC Subforum: What Should We Call It?
  196. What do they mean by retraction?
  197. I think I have been giving my son bad advice. :( Help please!
  198. Any need to "open" a foreskin?
  199. Here we go again - Ribbon Wars
  200. circ proponent caught with child pornography
  201. "Holistic Circumcision"
  202. HHS seeking comments on National Action Plan to eliminate HAIs - Opportunity?
  203. Twist, silly question
  204. Toddler w/ possible infected foreskin & blood in urine
  205. Penis-Envy Poll and Survey
  206. Question What could this be
  207. Australia: MyCircumcisionDisgrace.org (circumcision without father's consent)
  208. When intact dont pull back right?
  209. Am I doing this right? 3 yo's intact penis slightly infected...
  210. AHRQ Stats - Circumcisions Performed in U.S. Community Hospitals, 2009
  211. RACP: Revised (Feb. 2012) circumcision guide for parents brochure
  212. balanitis, high fever, UTI?
  213. Random thoughts from a formerly "on the fence" mom ...
  214. Need links about care of foresin / intact penis
  215. delete
  216. Charlize Theron adopted son
  217. Ugh... latest study in favor of circ!
  218. Red and swollen
  219. 2 yr old with penis infection- circumcision question
  220. Weigh In: What should we do with threads about intact care?
  221. No link between doctors who circumcise and pedophilia?
  222. "Tinderbox" author on Fresh Air discussing HIV and circumcision in Africa
  223. Discussion with friends - brought up painful experiences and circ
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  225. Looking for a good book for my son about growing up
  226. Crap! I can't believe I didn't catch it in time!! Did doctor cause damage?
  227. My trusted pediatrician said today that my 14 year-old son will probably need to be circumcised.
  228. The "Im trying to decide whether to circ" thread
  229. Looking for education, stories of regret, and links
  230. My daughter
  231. Foreskin retracted at birth
  232. Might be weird but....
  233. How to teach an older child....?
  234. I made a bad choice. :( (& help re: circumcision adhesions)
  235. my son was circumsized without my permission :(
  236. What happens when the parents cant agree?
  237. Did Doc cause any damage?
  238. Same Here
  239. I'm back!
  240. I am trying to decide whether to circumcise
  241. Having a boy and thought I was sure I wouldn't circ but....
  242. Foreskin First Aid Kit!
  243. Just wanted to share:)
  244. Colorado: Bill to re-instate circumcision on Medicaid introduced.
  245. Retraction for very young child
  246. Just had to share this!
  247. Health benefits for circumcision
  248. AAP issues warning that "toxic stress can harm children for life"
  249. Delete answer received
  250. circumcision and concealed penis 'buried penis'