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Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   07-19-2016, 03:39 PM
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Posted By joandsarah77
There is nothing healthy about having a non...

There is nothing healthy about having a non medically indicated surgery done on a newborn. Nor should it be the parents decision, the penis and foreskin is not theirs to simply do what they like to...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   07-12-2016, 03:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 464
Posted By joandsarah77
Please protect your son and say no, if you do it...

Please protect your son and say no, if you do it you will regret it the rest of your life. Read the thread here on circ regret. Yes your husband wont be pleased, but he's an adult he can get over it....
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   06-29-2016, 02:52 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,164
Posted By joandsarah77
You also appear to be on the wrong board.

You also appear to be on the wrong board.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   06-23-2016, 06:33 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,164
Posted By joandsarah77
You would probably do better asking on the...

You would probably do better asking on the toddler board.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   06-23-2016, 06:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,477
Posted By joandsarah77
Please, please do not pull your sons foreskin...

Please, please do not pull your sons foreskin back, even a small amount. It's pulling it back that causes the very issues you are trying to prevent. It's very similar to the eyelids, mess with your...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   06-22-2016, 02:49 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,552
Posted By joandsarah77
Yes, that's why I mentioned that is all some...

Yes, that's why I mentioned that is all some doctors do, they could not put much on since that is contraindicated and they would not apply it close to the end seeing it states not to be applied to...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   06-21-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,552
Posted By joandsarah77
She is talking about how EMLA cream should be...

She is talking about how EMLA cream should be used for surgery. The cream numbs a small area of the top layer then the needles of Lidocain are given to numb the area the best they can. So it is...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   06-17-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,671
Posted By joandsarah77
His 'stingies' are probably some separation...

His 'stingies' are probably some separation happening. Boys who are going to retract young tend to be the ones who get this, 1-3 days of soreness. The best thing is a warm bath with a cupful of...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   06-15-2016, 01:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,477
Posted By joandsarah77
Maybe they aren't called that in the US....

Maybe they aren't called that in the US. Impetigo, but called school sores since kids often spread them around at schools.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   06-09-2016, 01:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,671
Posted By joandsarah77
A lot of four year olds still sit. Instead of...

A lot of four year olds still sit. Instead of having ds pull back-which he is not yet ready to do, have him pull down a little to unstick things. Most of the aiming troubles is simply from being four...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-28-2016, 01:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 642
Posted By joandsarah77
Yes, An Elephant in the Hospital. We frequently...

Yes, An Elephant in the Hospital. We frequently recommended it to people who are questioning circumcising their newborns, it's the most concise video available.
Forum: Site Help   05-22-2016, 06:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 407
Posted By joandsarah77
How do we report all these spam posts?

I hunted high and low for a report button, does Mothering not have one? Do we pm a mod?
Forum: Intact Care   05-20-2016, 03:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 774
Posted By joandsarah77
That's fine. Retraction is normal from ages 1...

That's fine. Retraction is normal from ages 1 through to 18. It is not something to ask a DR about especially if you are in the US since most are not educated on the foreskin at all, most have only...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-19-2016, 05:05 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,164
Posted By joandsarah77
I actually see infant foreskins for sale at about...

I actually see infant foreskins for sale at about the $400-$500 mark online. But whatever they are sold for it is just one small part of a huge money making machine since the money just keeps on...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-18-2016, 10:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,755
Posted By joandsarah77
I think organic coconut oil with a drop of tea...

I think organic coconut oil with a drop of tea tree oil is a much gentler solution than apple cider vinegar. As a female who gets yeast infections I find that effective. I don't think I would want to...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-18-2016, 10:03 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,552
Posted By joandsarah77
Okay, thanks for the info. That makes more sense...

Okay, thanks for the info. That makes more sense for EMLA used anywhere on a baby. Are you a nurse?
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-18-2016, 06:34 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,552
Posted By joandsarah77
I was thinking they meant not near the opening...

I was thinking they meant not near the opening when they said do not apply to genitals, but at the base for the needles. Still a baby can make quite a mess given 40 minutes so my thought was it could...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-18-2016, 01:48 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,552
Posted By joandsarah77
That is what the needles of lidocain are for I...

That is what the needles of lidocain are for I presume- to numb the inner foreskin. Emla cream and Lidocain both have possible side effects even if used carefully. Even if the baby has no visible...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-16-2016, 05:33 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,552
Posted By joandsarah77
Good point, the time they quote would be very...

Good point, the time they quote would be very telling. I have heard that Dr offices are the worst places to get the procedure done. I doubt it can be done properly under 45 minutes.

According to...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-15-2016, 10:45 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,552
Posted By joandsarah77
Some places do a full pain relief procedure. This...

Some places do a full pain relief procedure. This is one reason why the rate in my state of Queensland has the highest rate; the Russel clinic advertises it's full pain relief procedures as it's main...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-12-2016, 03:29 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,164
Posted By joandsarah77
Is English your first language? I am finding your...

Is English your first language? I am finding your arguments and your post very hard to read and follow. I can gleam from it that your main argument is prevention of disease. So you would put a...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-11-2016, 03:16 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,164
Posted By joandsarah77
As of now I have no idea what your argument is....

As of now I have no idea what your argument is. You say you have listed the benefits a newborn gains on being circumcised, please point me to that post. Then you say "I have never said all men...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-10-2016, 11:07 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,164
Posted By joandsarah77
Can you get a rain water tank? I'm from country...

Can you get a rain water tank? I'm from country Australia and most people here have rain water tanks. of course that would be a bad idea if you are near any kind of crop spraying. We know someone who...
Forum: Intact Care   05-10-2016, 04:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,394
Posted By joandsarah77
All your son has to do is pee without pain. Next...

All your son has to do is pee without pain. Next time you go to a Dr and they try and refer you to a urologist simply say no thank you. Your son isn't the one who needs help, it's those Doctors. Just...
Forum: Intact Care   05-10-2016, 04:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 492
Posted By joandsarah77
Please find a new DR, file a formal letter of...

Please find a new DR, file a formal letter of complaint to your states medical board and do not allow anyone to pull back his foreskin, not even a neurologist, no one. Also if you can go over to...
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