Examining the association between male circumcision and sexual function: evidence from a British probability survey

Article text available above. ABSTRACT: Objective: Despite biological advantages of male circumcision in reducing HIV/sexually transmitted infection acquisition, concern is often expressed that it may reduce sexual enjoyment and function. We examine the association between circumcision and sexual function among … Read More

Adult Circumcision and Male Sexual Health: A Retrospective Analysis.

Article text available above. ABSTRACT: We aimed to evaluate possible associations of circumcision with several sexual dysfunctions and to identify predictors for the development of these outcomes post-operatively. Telephone surveys about sexual habits and dysfunctions before and after intervention were … Read More

The foreskin: Why is it such a secret in North America?

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5/5 (2) [note: this article includes anatomical diagrams, but no photographs.] May 8, 2013   Note: Never have I gotten so many comments and emails in response to a blog post, much less rumors that I’m a man. I’ll keep … Read More

Adding Insult to Injury: Acquisition of Erectile Dysfunction from Circumcision

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4/5 (1) Full text available in PDF format (above)   Introduction: Our new study published in the International Journal of Men’s Health showed that circumcised men have a 4.5 times greater chance of suffering from erectile dysfunction (ED) than intact men, revealing what appears to be … Read More

Does Circumcision Cause Erectile Dysfunction?

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Also available at http://www.thewholenetwork.org/twn-news/does-circumcision-cause-erectile-dysfunction The United States, a nation with 4.5% of the world’s population, consumes 47% of the world’s Viagra (Pfizer’s own figures). Turns out the same nation has been circumcising the majority of its male infants for generations. A … Read More

Alexithymia and Circumcision Trauma: A Preliminary Investigation

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by DAN BOLLINGER, ROBERT S. VAN HOWE Full Text (PDF): Alexithymia and Circumcision Trauma: A Preliminary Investigation Abstract This preliminary study investigates what role early trauma might have in alexithymia acquisition for adults by controlling for male circumcision. Three hundred self-selected men were … Read More

Male circumcision for HIV prevention: a prospective study of complications in clinical and traditional settings in Bungoma, Kenya

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Article text available above. ABSTRACT: Objective Male circumcision reduces the risk of HIV acquisition by approximately 60%. Male circumcision services are now being introduced in selected populations in sub-Saharan Africa and further interventions are being planned. A serious concern is … Read More