: The Case Against Circumcision



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