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Archive for May, 2010

Doctors refuse to perform circumcisions

Sunday, May 23rd, 2010 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Doctors in Sweden are refusing to perform circumcisions on boys. Doctors in Sweden agree that once a baby is born, that baby has the rights of citizenship, including the right of autonomy concerning one's own body. Original article in English

Cultural Rite, Medical Wrong

Sunday, May 23rd, 2010 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Should doctors be in the business of cultural genital cutting? They have been for decades with boys, making all sorts of medical excuses for forcing a surgery on boys at birth. However the AAP is looking to get doctors back ...

Support for female circumcision stirs up yet more controversy

Sunday, May 23rd, 2010 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Sadly the American Academy of Pediatrics has recommended rolling back the ban on female circumcision- in an effort to become friendly to immigrant communities in the US, to thwart the growing problem of the immigrant families sending their children back ...