: The Case Against Circumcision



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