Does science support infant circumcision?

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…April 4). Circumcision has health benefits, but doctors should leave the decision up to parents. The Daily Beast. Available at http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/04/04/circumcision-has-health-benefits-but-doctors-should-leave-the-decision-up-to-parents.html. Note that “Russell Saunders” is a professional pseudonym. 13 Pringle, K. (2014, April 4). Circumcision health risks and benefits—experts respond. Science Media Centre. Available at http://www.sciencemediacentre.co.nz/2014/04/04/circumcision-health-risks-and-benefits-experts-respond/. For “absurd” see: http://www.nzdoctor.co.nz/news/2014/april-2014/03/nz-health-expert-damns-research-calling-for-the-return-of-male-circumcision.aspx. See also… (Search hits: 55 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 1820.08)

Does Male Circumcision Adversely Affect Sexual Sensation, Function, or Satisfaction? Critical Comment on Morris and Krieger (2013)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyr104 [33] Shaeer, O. (2013) The Global Online Sexuality Survey (GOSS): The United States of America in 2011 Chapter III—Premature Ejaculation among English-Speaking Male Internet Users. The Journal of Sexual Medicine, 10, 1882- 1888. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jsm.12187 [34] Krieger, J.N., Mehta, S.D., Bailey, R.C., et al. (2008) Adult Male Circumcision: Effects on Sexual Function and Sexual Satisfaction in Kisumu, Kenya. The Journal… (Search hits: 40 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 1323.7)

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

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…back to the clinic twice more to make sure they were healing properly, where they got additional safe sex counseling and condoms. Not only were the circumcised guys unable to have sex for most of the duration of the study, but blood exposure and homosexual intercourse were not controlled for. ` On top of this, the researchers used an HIV… (Search hits: 26 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 860.41)

Neonatal circumcision does not reduce HIV/AIDS infection rates

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in English-speaking countries. Omitting the Cochrane Systematic Review in the research protocol and final publication raises serious concern. Similarly, peerreviewed journals have repeatedly accepted papers that omit contradictory evidence. A journal reviewer for the New England Journal of MedicineJAMAArchives of Disease in Childhood and Pediatrics stated under oath that he had never accepted any paper attempting to demonstrate the inefficacy of infant circumcision as… (Search hits: 24 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 794.22)

Normal versus Cut: Final Psychological Score, 100-0

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…2004;45-54. Diamond Sexual identity and sexual orientation in children with traumatized or ambiguous genitalia. J Sex Res. 1997;34(2):199-211. Diamond, Sexual identity and sexual orientation in children with traumatized or ambiguous genitalia. Journal of Sex Research. 1997;34(2):199-211. Dias J, Freitas R, Amorim R, Espiridião P, Xambre L, Ferraz Adult circumcision and male sexual health: A retrospective analysis. Andrologia. 2013. [Epub ahead… (Search hits: 21 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 694.94)

Female Genital Mutilation and Male Circumcision: Should There Be a Separate Ethical Discourse?

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…of female sexuality. For example, in Sierra Leone: Among the Kono there is no cultural obsession with feminine chastity, virginity, or women’s sexual fidelity, perhaps because the role of the biological father is considered marginal and peripheral to the central ‘matricentric unit.’ … Kono culture promulgates a dual-sex ideology … [The] power of Bundu, the women’s secret sodality… (Search hits: 20 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 661.85)

The Troubled History of the Foreskin

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…widescale circumcision was introduced in South Korea around 1950, largely as a result of the US presence there in the years after World War II. Researchers at Seoul National University asked recently circumcised men about sexual function before and after the procedure. Of the approximately 140 men who were sexually active before and after the surgery, nearly half said masturbation… (Search hits: 19 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 628.76)

Male Circumcision and the Rights of the Child

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…male circumcision and female circumcision. In male circumcision no parts of the male sex organs are being mutilated, only the foreskin – the outer cover of the male sex organs – is being removed, without touching the male sex organ itself.” Lightfoot-Klein, cit. (note 9), p. 193. See also by the same author, “Erroneous Belief Systems Underlying Female Genital… (Search hits: 17 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 562.57)

Interview With Dr. John R. Taylor

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up and start shrieking about it, nothing’s going to happen. B: I think you’re about to hear some shrieks. It seems probable, taking into account your research, that circumcision is decreasing the sensitivity of the penis, that this is negatively affecting a man’s sex life. How do you think that your research affects the ethics of performing routine infant circumcision… (Search hits: 14 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 463.3)

Do the benefits of male circumcision outweigh the risks? A critique of the proposed CDC guidelines

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from:https://www.academia.edu/9014885/_Legitimate_rape_moral_coherence_and_degrees_of_sexual_harm Google Scholar 71. Kim D, Pang MG. The effect of male circumcision on sexuality. BJU Int (2007) 99(3):619–22. doi:10.1111/j.1464-410X.2006.06646.x Pubmed Abstract | Pubmed Full Text | CrossRef Full Text | Google Scholar 72. Frisch M, Lindholm M, Grønbæk M. Male circumcision and sexual function… (Search hits: 14 in body, 0 in title, 0 in tags. Score: 463.29)