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Circumcision requires some forethought

Thursday, April 18th, 2013 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Opinion April 3, 2013 at 6:43 PM | Danielle Palmer-Friedman Today, approximately half of the male population of the United States is circumcised at birth, meaning approximately half of American parents are making the choice to remove part of their ...

Cultural Bias in the AAP’s 2012 Technical Report and Policy Statement on Male Circumcision

Thursday, April 18th, 2013 Posted in Medical | No Comments »

Abstract The American Academy of Pediatrics recently released its new Tech- nical Report and Policy Statement on male circumcision, concluding that current evidence indicates that the health benefits of newborn male circumcision outweigh the risks. The technical report is based on the scrutiny of a ...