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Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   02-05-2017, 11:26 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,367
Posted By Greg B
You are Doing the RIGHT Thing

I think you are doing the right thing. To me, this is a human rights issue. Your son will have to rely on you to protect his human rights. We are talking about healthy and important body parts...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   02-01-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,367
Posted By Greg B
Yes, many people accept society's norms without...

Yes, many people accept society's norms without question. It can be very difficult to get through that mind set. The best advice I have read is to be patient and do it in baby steps, basically...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   01-29-2017, 12:41 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,367
Posted By Greg B
Do a search for "A Historical and Medical...

Do a search for "A Historical and Medical Critique of Circumcision - Dr. Christopher Guest" and you will find very well presented information about the subject that may help her understand the issue...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   12-22-2016, 06:39 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,367
Posted By Greg B
Well

It sounds to me like she is manipulative and unwilling to listen to reason or reach compromise. Her way or suffer the consequences.

You need to ponder what type of a relationship you want to...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   12-16-2016, 09:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,498
Posted By Greg B
Well

I was circumcised as an infant. Now I am mostly restored. I know the difference in sexual feeling and function, plus I have taken the time to research the subject. these things have made me an...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   12-16-2016, 09:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 520
Posted By Greg B
Thank you

Thanks for posting that link. Very compelling article.

Regards
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-04-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,398
Posted By Greg B
Yep, that is all I did, no issue at all. Both my...

Yep, that is all I did, no issue at all. Both my sons are intact, I was circumcised. they saw me many times. No issue at all.

Further, I can say that my brothers are intact, even though I was...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-07-2016, 07:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,091
Posted By Greg B
As some restoring

As some who has mostly restored my foreskin, I can say that sex and masturbation feels dramatically better than it did before. And now I have whole body orgasms whereas before I just "ejaculated",...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   07-26-2016, 04:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,123
Posted By Greg B
I was circumcised. My father was circumcised. ...

I was circumcised. My father was circumcised. My two younger brothers were not. My best friend was intact.

No problems. None. Complete non issue. Whoever says there is or could be is fear...
Forum: Intact Care   02-04-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,987
Posted By Greg B
Our doctor

Our doctor did the same thing when my son was an infant. It didn't seem to cause any problem. Doctors are a meddlesome lot. Knowing what I now know, I would not let the doctor do it, there simply...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-05-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,210
Posted By Greg B
Doesn't sound like it to me.

Doesn't sound like the best way to me. First, he is only 9, so it is not unusual for his foreskin to still be adhered. Full separation and retraction may not happen until after puberty. Second, he...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-16-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,127
Posted By Greg B
I will just point out, in case you were not...

I will just point out, in case you were not aware, that while you can't get your original foreskin back, you can restore your foreskin the same way people who like body piercings expand the size of...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   07-03-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,254
Posted By Greg B
Look at these

The difficulty with answering your question is that peer review literature is only available if someone does it, and our society has not done much. But there are a number of valid reasons not to RIC...
Forum: Intact Care   06-17-2015, 04:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,150
Posted By Greg B
This might be helpful: ...

This might be helpful:


http://www.doctorsopposingcircumcision.org/info/info-forcedretraction.html


I would not let the doctor do it. That said, I was not as well informed with our sons, and...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   03-21-2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,916
Posted By Greg B
Refusing to discuss this with her is a great...

Refusing to discuss this with her is a great strategy. It has been said that as adults, our only real bargaining chip is our ability to refuse to interact when it comes to parents. Apparently she...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   03-03-2015, 04:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,880
Posted By Greg B
What did they say that was alarming?

What did they say that was alarming?
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-27-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 960
Posted By Greg B
Great!

Great news!


Happy for you and him!


Have a great Thanksgiving!
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-25-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 960
Posted By Greg B
He might also find this compelling: ...

He might also find this compelling:


http://rjolpi.richmond.edu/archive/Adler_Formatted.pdf


Best wishes. Remember, a lawyers job is to win, not sort out the facts. So be strong, he may...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-09-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 24,022
Posted By Greg B
There are several flaws in their arguments. ...

There are several flaws in their arguments.


First, they are ignoring their son's human rights.


Second, they are going further in making the medical decision for their child than the law...
Forum: Intact Care   10-10-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,104
Posted By Greg B
No need

There is no need for a 6 year old to be retracting unless he is the one doing it and only does it as far as he is comfortable doing so. If he is retracting himself, you can let him know that he can...
Forum: Intact Care   10-10-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,502
Posted By Greg B
They may not be competant

They may not be competent to give advice regarding foreskins, many doctors are not. this organization may be able to refer you to a good doctor:


http://www.doctorsopposingcircumcision.org/

...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-06-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 24,022
Posted By Greg B
Oops & Thanks

But it is good practice to at least name the book, sorry, I should have done that. The title of the book is:

Unspeakable Mutilations: Circumcised Men Speak Out
...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-28-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 24,022
Posted By Greg B
For those interested in this subject...

For those interested there is a new book that covers this theme very well, and is not very expensive:


http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00L5FPF2C


Regards
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   06-29-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,866
Posted By Greg B
Book

There is a great book for handling awkward conversations.


Crucial Conversations.


I highly recommend it.


Regards
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   06-06-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,898
Posted By Greg B
It is important to remember that a far greater...

It is important to remember that a far greater percentage (like 10 times as many) of baby girls will get UTIs...yet no one starts suggesting removing parts of their anatomy. Instead, they accept it...
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