Circumcision Ethics and Economics: Let’s face reality and abandon the harmful practice

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Let’s face reality and abandon the harmful practice. Infant circumcision is an ethical issue that has lifelong effects on the child and societal costs. NOTE: Primary author is Lillian DellAquila Cannon (see her blog), with assistance from Dan Bollinger No medical association in the world recommends routine infant circumcision. None. The American Academy of Pediatrics Policy Statement… (Search hits: 4 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 264.79)

More Circumcision Myths You May Believe: Hygiene and STDs

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…our series on myths about circumcision. NOTE: Primary author is Lillian DellAquila Cannon (see her blog) Myth: You have to get the baby circumcised because it is really hard to keep a baby’s penis clean. Reality check: In babies, the foreskin is completely fused to the head of the penis.  You cannot and should not retract it… (Search hits: 4 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 132.4)

Circumcision: Social, Sexual, Psychological Realities

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Circumcision: Social, Sexual, Psychological Realities Should circumcision tradition trump ethics and empirical evidence? Post published by Darcia Narvaez Ph.D. on Sep 18, 2011 in Moral Landscapes Also available at https://cdn.psychologytoday.com/blog/moral-landscapes/201109/circumcision-social-sexual-psychological-realities We continue examining myths about circumcision, including traditions, social and sexual relations. NOTE: Primary author is Lillian DellAquila Cannon (see her blog), with assistance… (Search hits: 4 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 132.4)

Myths about Circumcision You Likely Believe

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Myths about Circumcision You Likely Believe CIrcumcision does great harm to babies Post published by Darcia Narvaez Ph.D. on Sep 11, 2011 in Moral Landscapes Also available at https://cdn.psychologytoday.com/blog/moral-landscapes/201109/myths-about-circumcision-you-likely-believe NOTE: Primary author is Lillian DellAquila Cannon (see her blog). When I was pregnant with my first child, I just thought that circumcision was… (Search hits: 4 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 132.4)