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Forum: Intactivism   10-17-2014, 06:11 AM
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Views: 289
Posted By hakunangovi
Thank you for this. I believe that the results...

Thank you for this. I believe that the results of all those "studies" are highly suspect.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-17-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 173
Posted By hakunangovi
I wonder how it feels to be so famous !!! ...

I wonder how it feels to be so famous !!! Good on you Ron!!
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-15-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 173
Posted By hakunangovi
Humorous and interesting movie

I came across this movie done by a couple of Brits on behalf of the BBC. It is both humorous and quite illuminating:

www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYm67d8AeKs

Comments and observations?
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-09-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 430
Posted By hakunangovi
Good luck! I hope things go well. I really...

Good luck! I hope things go well. I really wonder how they know that the cause of your son's decreased flow is metal stenosis if he is non retractable and they can't view the meatus. I would have...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-08-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 430
Posted By hakunangovi
I'm glad that you found that other thread - I see...

I'm glad that you found that other thread - I see that I posted a couple of websites there. I hope you have time to read them. I am a bit surprised that your Ds is suffering from metal stenosis as...
Forum: Intact Care   10-07-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By hakunangovi
I think that the inflammation may not be obvious...

I think that the inflammation may not be obvious unless they retracted his foreskin. Balanitis is inflammation of the glans and I'm sure that urine coming into contact with that would sting like...
Forum: Intact Care   10-07-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By hakunangovi
The comment about "phimosis" at the 5 year...

The comment about "phimosis" at the 5 year appointment does not surprise me - many North American doctors have this erroneous notion that a boy's foreskin should be retractable by then. The other...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-05-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,666
Posted By hakunangovi
Great !! If you need more ammunition there are...

Great !! If you need more ammunition there are many wonderful websites out there. One of my favourites is www.doctorsopposingcircumcision.org - watch the video "The elephant in the hospital" if you...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-05-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 8,245
Posted By hakunangovi
Oh, now it comes up it the window of your post -...

Oh, now it comes up it the window of your post - disregard the previous comment.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-05-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 8,245
Posted By hakunangovi
Greg, the Amazon link you gave does not yield a...

Greg, the Amazon link you gave does not yield a result - just sends you to Amazon's home page. Would you mind naming the book? Thanks!!
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-27-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,666
Posted By hakunangovi
Good for you !! Did your boyfriend back down? ...

Good for you !! Did your boyfriend back down? I have never understood the "look like me" issue. They will likely have many other differences - hair , eyes, who knows what else. I always want to...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-23-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 14,704
Posted By hakunangovi
[QUOTE=loonbean;18035106]IMHO, if you equate...

[QUOTE=loonbean;18035106]IMHO, if you equate circumcision to child abuse and are so vehemently against it, then you are simply a judgmental Anti-Semite[/QUOTE

What? It has nothing to do with...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-18-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 981
Posted By hakunangovi
Could you be a bit more specific about your son's...

Could you be a bit more specific about your son's problem? Or was it that the doctor THOUGHT he had a problem? The reason I ask is that in North American medical circles there has been (and...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-16-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,666
Posted By hakunangovi
Your post highlights the fact that children seem...

Your post highlights the fact that children seem to be way more logical about this subject than most adults. Your ODS seems to have accepted what happened to him while realizing that it was not for...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-13-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 778
Posted By hakunangovi
I agree with farmermomma - It seems to be the...

I agree with farmermomma - It seems to be the absolutely ludicrous culture within certain circles of the North American medical community where possessing a foreskin can be blamed on any and all...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-04-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 981
Posted By hakunangovi
I can't answer your question, but I do have a...

I can't answer your question, but I do have a story: Very recently I visited my almost 93 year old aunt who is still very sharp and has fascinating stories of her earlier life. Her mother got sick...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-30-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 736
Views: 251,023
Posted By hakunangovi
Wow! I prefer to believe that God or natural...

Wow! I prefer to believe that God or natural evolution, or whatever version of creation you believe in, did not make a mistake. Men are born with foreskins for a reason. If I ever decide to make a...
Forum: Intact Care   08-24-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 378
Posted By hakunangovi
A similar thing happened to my son when he was...

A similar thing happened to my son when he was 11. I was woken up in the middle of the night by him yelling for me. He had gone for a pee and it was obviously stinging really badly as he was...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-23-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,837
Posted By hakunangovi
I'm not sure about circumcising in support of the...

I'm not sure about circumcising in support of the Jews - from what I understand, the U.S. was quite guarded and had quotas on how many jewish "refugees" they would allow in. I think it had more to...
Forum: Intact Care   08-21-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By hakunangovi
If the discharge smells then it might be pus and...

If the discharge smells then it might be pus and the antibiotics should clear it up. However if it just smegma then you don't need to do anything, that is normal. Your doctor should never have...
Forum: Intact Care   08-21-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 673
Posted By hakunangovi
The short answer is "NO", your son is perfectly...

The short answer is "NO", your son is perfectly normal. According to a study from Denmark (I believe), in intact cultures where the foreskins of children are not messed with, the average age of...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-18-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,751
Posted By hakunangovi
I don't think you need to even do that. In...

I don't think you need to even do that. In countries that have an intact culture that do not mess with children's foreskins, the AVERAGE age of retraction is around 10 1/2. Foreskins are self...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-12-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,751
Posted By hakunangovi
I agree with everything Michelle said - a tight...

I agree with everything Michelle said - a tight foreskin is easily resolved by other methods than amputation. See: www.cirp.org/library/treatment/phimosis . I love the statistic that in Finland -...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-11-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,751
Posted By hakunangovi
Please, please don't even think of circumcising...

Please, please don't even think of circumcising your 5 1/2 year old. A foreskin is a very valuable and useful organ. I know it is hard to see him as a sexual being, but one day he will be and the...
Forum: Intact Care   08-02-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 623
Posted By hakunangovi
I wholeheartedly endorse "Asiago's" thoughts on...

I wholeheartedly endorse "Asiago's" thoughts on this. That Dr is undoubtedly treating every intact boy that she sees in the same way, and potentially injuring all of them. For the sake of all her...
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