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Archive for October, 2011

AAP: Need to Re-Do Circumcision Rises, Reasons Unclear

Sunday, October 30th, 2011 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

BOSTON -- An unexplained increase in the number of revision circumcisions has pediatric urologists wondering whether the finding is real and, if so, what caused it. Data contributed by pediatric hospitals nationwide showed a 119% increase ...

Jewlicious U: Grabbing circumcision by the balls

Friday, October 28th, 2011 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Friedrich Alexander Few Jews are aware that circumcision violates international laws enacted by the United Nations. Article 6 of The United Nations Declaration of Human Rights, published on December 16, 1948, just a few short years after terrible ...

2011-09-20 Int. Journal of Mens Health – Acquisition of Erectile Dysfunction from Circumcision

Friday, October 28th, 2011 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

A new study in the International Journal of Men’s Health shows that circumcised men have a 4.5 times greater chance of suffering from erectile dysfunction (ED) than intact men, revealing what appears to be a significant acquisition ...

From the article bin, worth a re-read: We’re not born needing repairs, May 19, 2006

Friday, October 14th, 2011 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

We're not born needing repairs The Ottawa Citizen Friday, May 19, 2006 Parents have no right to slice up their baby boys. A generation ago, half of all males born in Canada were circumcised. Since then, the neonatal circumcision rate has ...

Times Standard: Circumcision decision is only for consenting grown-ups

Saturday, October 1st, 2011 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Circumcision decision is only for consenting grown-ups Amanda Windsor/For The Times-Standard Posted: 09/01/2011 02:30:20 AM PDT Genital cutting as a medical procedure rather than as a ritual sacrifice got its start as a Victorian fad treatment for masturbation. They blamed masturbation ...