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Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   12-04-2013, 04:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,450
Posted By pennnyforum
As explained earlier, I'm from the UK where...

As explained earlier, I'm from the UK where circumcision isn't as popular as in the US. Against my instinct, I was persuaded to circumcise my first son by DH (who is) and his family (where all males...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   12-02-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 738
Views: 253,078
Posted By pennnyforum
As explained earlier, I'm from the UK where...

As explained earlier, I'm from the UK where circumcision isn't as popular as in the US. Against my instinct, I was persuaded to circumcise my first son by DH (who is) and his family (where all males...
Forum: Intact Care   01-09-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,753
Posted By pennnyforum
I just had an interesting conversation with a...

I just had an interesting conversation with a friend on this topic. Like me she was coerced by DH and her ped. into having her first son cut. Unlike me, she managed to keep her second son intact. He...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-16-2012, 08:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 971
Posted By pennnyforum
I thought I'd convinced a friend at work not to...

I thought I'd convinced a friend at work not to circumcise when she told me she was having a boy. She listened to my argument and later after looking up the web links I passed on, said she...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-31-2011, 01:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,443
Posted By pennnyforum
I'm sure all the good advice you've been given...

I'm sure all the good advice you've been given is correct but there are instances where circumcision is the best and final option. My son suffered for far too long with pain on urination, steroid...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-18-2011, 03:55 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,602
Posted By pennnyforum
  I felt sad at our first intimacy when i...


I felt sad at our first intimacy when i discovered my DH was circumcised. I remember trying to push the remains of his foreskin over the rim and it just wouldn't go. How could his mother choose...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-16-2011, 12:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,079
Posted By pennnyforum
  Thank you for your comments and advice,...


Thank you for your comments and advice, which sadly is a bit late now. I'm still not sure about the dorsal slit as the scar tissue was very extensive which is why they've given him a very...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-14-2011, 12:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,079
Posted By pennnyforum
  MCatLvrMom & hakunangov   I did in fact...


MCatLvrMom & hakunangov
 
I did in fact have long discussion with a foreskin friendly ped. before taking the reluctant decision to circumcise my son. She prescribed the steroid cream but it was...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-06-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,079
Posted By pennnyforum
  natesmamma, we had exactly the same...


natesmamma, we had exactly the same scenario. My second son discovered the novelty of retracting his foreskin and took great delight in making it looking like his circumcised older brother. I was...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   02-15-2011, 04:02 AM
Replies: 738
Views: 253,078
Posted By pennnyforum
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Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   02-14-2011, 02:28 AM
Replies: 738
Views: 253,078
Posted By pennnyforum
  Both our sons are circumcised and I have...


Both our sons are circumcised and I have regrets about them for very different reasons.
 
I'm from the UK, my DH is American and, circumcised. I was surprised by this when I met first met him....
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