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Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   01-15-2016, 10:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,410
Posted By Ron_Low
A) I would certainly want more details about such...

A) I would certainly want more details about such an exceedingly rare condition, and I'm flabbergasted that by sheer chance it happens to run in both the families of two people who just happened to...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   01-07-2016, 07:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,410
Posted By Ron_Low
If they're suffering from something that someone...

If they're suffering from something that someone has convinced them circumcision will fix, then they'd be willing and perhaps grateful to be cut. Often, there exist less destructive alternatives...
Forum: Intact Care   11-04-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 912
Posted By Ron_Low
Not the boy's problem

A boy with a normal penis needs to know that many of the kids around him are part of the dwindling old guard of people cut for no good reason. They have no idea what they're missing. The problem is...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-16-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,221
Posted By Ron_Low
This is about what happens in the home. These...

This is about what happens in the home. These days the child will be imbued with superhero confidence by what he is told by the parent, and he'll be able to laugh off or rebutt the BS as needed. ...
Forum: Activism and News   03-29-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 600
Posted By Ron_Low
Good. Kids shouldn't be punished for their...

Good. Kids shouldn't be punished for their parents' ignorance or supersitions.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   02-08-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 497
Posted By Ron_Low
This is a forum about mothering/parenting. ...

This is a forum about mothering/parenting. Informed adults can decide for themselves about THIER OWN bodies. Penile cancer affects old unhygienic men mainly with untreated phimosis. Smoking is a...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-25-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 729
Posted By Ron_Low
That supposed risk has NEVER been demonstrated in...

That supposed risk has NEVER been demonstrated in a population where the parents and caregivers knew not to fiddle with the foreskin. The AAP now says only the owner should ever retract a foreskin. ...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-16-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 883
Posted By Ron_Low
That guy describing restoration at minute 46 must...

That guy describing restoration at minute 46 must be a paid spokesmodel. He's too handsome.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-27-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,535
Posted By Ron_Low
OH PLEASE stop lying and selling snake oil. ...

OH PLEASE stop lying and selling snake oil.

Foreskin stretching is NOT for children. In phimotic post-adolescents it takes MONTHS.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-27-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,730
Posted By Ron_Low
That's really disgusting. A child does not need...

That's really disgusting. A child does not need such treatment until he's old enough to do it for himself. Only a person who is misled about normal development would sell or buy such a thing.
...
Forum: Religious Studies   05-30-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 162,377
Posted By Ron_Low
The old testament also says Thou Shall not Steal,...

The old testament also says Thou Shall not Steal, and that one was handed down centuries later. Given the chance to decide, HE might have just let the later one over-ride the earlier one. What? ...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   12-03-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,566
Posted By Ron_Low
They need a note in the US section on the how...

They need a note in the US section on the how the AAP policy has been specifically condemned by the comparable German pediatritions' group.  The German section could also site that. 
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   02-10-2012, 11:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,016
Posted By Ron_Low
Originally...

Originally Posted  http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Activism and News   02-01-2012, 12:19 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 301
Posted By Ron_Low
HEY! Colorado crew and others: FIGHT the pending...

HEY! Colorado crew and others: FIGHT the pending bill to pay for forced genital cutting of children with tax money. I've posted fairly straightforward steps here:...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   01-05-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 746
Posted By Ron_Low
It's perfectly reasonable to state when the...

It's perfectly reasonable to state when the diaper comes off "If you need to manipulate his penis let me know and I'll do it."  If they object, pack your stuff and leave. 
 
If the kid's old...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   12-11-2011, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By Ron_Low
This dollar-bill sized leaflet is 2-sided color:...

This dollar-bill sized leaflet is 2-sided color:
 
http://tlctugger.com/images/Intactivism-Leaflet_side1.jpg
 
http://tlctugger.com/images/Intactivism-Leaflet_side2.jpg
 
I'll send you some. 
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-09-2011, 06:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,173
Posted By Ron_Low
If you Google "DO NOT circumcise ankle bands"...

If you Google "DO NOT circumcise ankle bands" you can get some free waterproof bands to put on your newborn. 
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   10-09-2011, 12:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 152
Posted By Ron_Low
http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1332436/chic...

http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1332436/chicago-october-13th-cut-screening-and-ethics-panel-dicussion-with-the-director#post_16693695
 
Chicago - October 13th: CUT screening and ethics panel...
Forum: Intactivism   10-08-2011, 11:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 330
Posted By Ron_Low
On October 13, filmmaker Eliyahu Ungar-Sargon...

On October 13, filmmaker Eliyahu Ungar-Sargon will be in Evanston (just outside Chicago's north border) to screen his documentary CUT: Slicing Through the Myths of Circumcision, as part of a free...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-30-2011, 12:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 839
Posted By Ron_Low
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by A&A http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1297268/9-yr-old-tiny-forskin-opening#post_16258102)

If he pees...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-30-2011, 12:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 663
Posted By Ron_Low
He does not sound abnormal.    2% - 4% of...

He does not sound abnormal. 
 
2% - 4% of adults don't even retract.  About half of those choose to do something about it.  "Something" includes gentle stretching exercises.  Not anything you'd be...
Forum: Intactivism   09-29-2011, 08:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 378
Posted By Ron_Low
http://www.nmac.org/index/2011-usca   The...

http://www.nmac.org/index/2011-usca
 
The National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) is a nonprofit organization that's sponsoring a conference on AIDS November 10 - 13 in Chicago. 
 
Contact me to...
Forum: Intactivism   09-28-2011, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,167
Posted By Ron_Low
It's very early for him to be retractable, but...

It's very early for him to be retractable, but since he is there's no point in stewing about it.  The best advice (from the AAP) is still to "clean only what is seen" and "leave it alone." 
 ...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-12-2011, 11:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,863
Posted By Ron_Low
Just like circumcising, restoring should not be...

Just like circumcising, restoring should not be imposed upon anyone. 
 
But you can help a child prevent progressive damage to the glans and mucosa by wearing his surving skin rolled forward over...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-12-2011, 11:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,290
Posted By Ron_Low
I'm cut at birth in 1962, and I never knew my...

I'm cut at birth in 1962, and I never knew my dad was intact until 2003, even though we we're casually nude in the house when I was growing up. 
 
We showered in gym from 6th grade through...
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