Sexual Satisfaction, Performance, and Partner Response Following Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision in Zambia: The Spear and Shield Project

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Article text available above. ABSTRACT: Most men and their partners reported increased or the same levels of sexual pleasure and improved or no change in penile hygiene post-VMMC. While half of men reported increased or no change in sexual functioning (orgasm, erections), one-third reported a decrease. Early resumption of sexual intercourse prior to complete healing was most closely… (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 0)

Sex and circumcision

Article text available above. Abstract: What are the effects of circumcision on sexual function and experience? And what does sex—in the sense related to gender—have to do with the ethics of circumcision? Jacobs and Arora (2015) give short shrift to the first of these questions; and they do not seem to have considered the second. In this commentary,… (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 0)

‘No circumcision for my son – it’s not moral’ – Israel Jewish Scene, Ynetnews

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Original article available above. Rani Kasher decided not to circumcise his third son after conducting research; he is now an anti-circumcision activist and plans on writing a book on it. by Adi Reshef Why do we circumcise our baby boys? Most of us automatically answer it because that’s the custom, that it is a mitzvah, to honor the… (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 0)

Bloomberg health commissioner: City wrong to repeal circumcision forms

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Tom Farley at City Hall in 2009. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Former city health commissioner Tom Farley thinks it was a mistake for the current board of health to repeal consent forms that had been required before metzitzah b’peh, the controversial circumcision ritual that requires a mohel to put his mouth on a baby’s wounded penis. “I thought… (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 0)

Council of Europe doubles down on anti-ritual circumcision stance

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Pan-European body maintains position that a brit milah violates children’s rights BY JTA October 10, 2015, 5:55 am 24 Illustrative photo of Jews performing a religious circumcision. (Serge Attal/Flash90) The Council of Europe is maintaining its position that non-medical circumcision of boys is a violation of children’s rights, despite <a… (Search hits: 0 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 0)