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To Circumcise or Not To Circumcise? by Mark S. Healthy Living Professional Posted Tue 12 Jan 2010 11:32am 2 Comments Once a proverbial given in this and a number of other countries, circumcision has become a hot button issue, intensely debated in both family and medical circles. For decades it was standard procedure for hospital births, but the numbers are quickly declining. Today, 56% of newborn boys are circumcised, although the rate varies considerably by ... Read on »
Jell-O Shots, Baldwin brothers and to circumcise or not to circumcise??? by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted Fri 12 Dec 2008 12:20pm I had my first "PGA Jell-O shot" last night… Yep… I know- Almost unbelievable- In all my years of drinking never have I done a Jell-O shot… I looked at the shot in my hand as if it were some complex puzzle to figure out… Looked at my friend standing next to me and asked, “How exactly am I supposed to do ... Read on »
Circumcision Study Cut Short by Linda MacDonald Glenn Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 12:00pm In the NY Times this morning: Circumcision appears to reduce a man’s risk of contracting AIDS from heterosexual sex by half, United States government health officials said yesterday, and the directors of the two largest funds for fighting the disease said they would consider paying for circumcisions in high-risk countries. The announcement was ... Read on »
Male Circumcision and HIV/AIDS by Dave W. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted Wed 22 Oct 2008 4:32pm “When is it appropriate for public health practice to be on the side of an intervention that causes bodily injury?” (Franco) I'm Erika Larson. That is the question McGill’s Professor of Epidemiology, Eduardo Franco, asked when addressing circumcision as a possible method of reducing HIV prevalence. Circumcision has historically caused ... Read on »
The Truth About Circumcision (Video) by Dan and Jennifer .. Health Maven Posted Wed 29 Apr 2009 10:27pm Circumcision is a hot topic these days - to have your child circumcised or not? That is the question - or perhaps the questions is do you want to be circumcised? About half of men are circumcised and the other half aren’t and there are a lot of myths surrounding circumcision, so here’s what you want to know - the truth! Dear Dan and Jennifer ... Read on »
Is There A Sexual Difference Between Circumcised And Uncircumcised Men? by Dan and Jennifer .. Health Maven Posted Tue 08 Dec 2009 6:00am It’s the question on every mother’s mind these days – to circumcise or not to circumcise. But it’s not just moms that are wondering how to handle a circumcised or uncircumcised penis, it’s sexually active women too. Many women have only experienced one or the other sexually, and don’t know the difference. Or is there a difference? Is It Di ... Read on »
Q&A: How Can You Tell If He’s Circumcised – Visually? (Video) by Dan and Jennifer .. Health Maven Posted Thu 11 Mar 2010 6:00am If you’ve never seen a circumcised penis before, it can be difficult to tell whether a penis is circumcised or not just by looking at it. There are, however, a few key features that a uncircumcised penis has that are different from a circumcised penis. Here’s how you can tell them apart. Question: How can someone tell they’re circumcised ... Read on »
Does Circumcision Hurt? by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Fri 02 Apr 2010 1:20am 1 Comment The procedure for circumcision involving cutting of flesh at a site that is filled with very sensitive nerves, therefore to think it might not hurt is out of the question.  Yes, it hurts. What is Circumcision? Circumcision is a surgical removal of the foreskin that covers the tip of the penis.  It is commonly performed before a n ... Read on »
Pros and Cons for Circumcision by Methods of Healing Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Wed 07 Apr 2010 1:18am The decision of circumcision has always been an issue surrounded by controversy.  It factors on social, medical and religious rationales to making the decision as the medical community takes an impartial stand on whether to recommend or not recommend the procedure. What is Circumcision? Circumcision is a procedure in which the sk ... Read on »
Can A Man Restore His Foreskin After Circumcision? by Dan and Jennifer .. Health Maven Posted Sat 21 May 2011 10:00am Circumcision is a commonly performed surgery in the U.S. on male babies. As more and more information becomes available about circumcision and its after effects, less and less parents are electing to have this done on their male children. However, there are hundreds of thousands of boys and men out there that have been and continue to be circu ... Read on »