: The Case Against Circumcision



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