Circumcision

Sex & Circumcision: An American Love Story by Eric Clopper

Sanders Theatre<br>45 Quincy St., Cambridge<br>Tue., May 1, 2018, 7 – 9 p.m.<p>What you are about to see is a culmination of five years of concentrated genius …

Love Stories

Sex & Circumcision: An American Love Story

—<br>The US has never had a national conversation about circumcision – understandably so; it is one of the last stigmatized topics in this country. Even …

Love Stories

Here's How Doctors & The Law Respond To Parents Who Can't Agree On Circumcising Their Baby

To circumcise or not to circumcise — that is the question. If you and your partner adamantly disagree on this topic, it can lead to some pretty …

Female Genital Mutilation

Here's What You Really Need To Know About The Purported Benefits Of Circumcision

These days, fewer and fewer parents in the U.S. are choosing to circumcise their sons, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention …

Urinary Tract Infection

Iceland’s proposed circumcision ban

Share selection to:<p>For a small country, Iceland makes a big impact globally.<p>Recently, the Nordic island proposed legislation that would, before the …

Australian Universities

Circumcision clinic to be launched in Soshanguve

A clinic will launch in Soshanguve next week in time for the start of the circumcision season, which occurs during South Africa’s winter months, …

Circumcision

Brendon Marotta on Documentary Bringing Light to Issues of Male Circumcision

"American Circumcision" is a documentary that sheds light on both side of the controversial debate surrounding the most common surgery in America. …

Circumcision

Danish political party wants minimum age for male circumcision

Denmark’s three largest parties – the Social Democrats, Danish People’s Party and the Liberal party – are yet to take a firm stance over the …

Denmark

Iceland’s Catholic leaders condemn circumcision law as discriminatory

The Catholic Church in Iceland is speaking out against a popular proposed law that could land Jewish and Muslim parents in prison for up to six years …

Religion

You Might Feel Pressured To Circumcise At The Hospital, & Here's Why

In their policy statement on circumcision, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) advises hospitals to provide unbiased information about the …

Physiology

US Jewish organizations urge Iceland to nix bill banning male circumcision

"If passed, the Icelandic measure would create insurmountable challenges for Jews and Muslims living there,”<p>><br>• ><p>Relatives look at a baby after his …

World

When Kimba Wood, The Judge On Michael Cohen’s Case, Celebrated A Circumcision

Michael Cohen is asking Judge Kimba Wood to suppress legal documents related to his relationship with Donald Trump in his trial over payments to the …

Kimba Wood

The case that could end ritual male circumcision in the UK

A woman from Nottingham, England is suing the doctor who carried out a circumcision on her infant son without her permission. The circumcision took …

Female Genital Mutilation

Circumcision is male genital mutilation: a taboo topic that needs to come out of the closet!.

My father, Rev. George Soutar, was a very heart centered United Church minister in Northern Ontario, Canada. He pushed to ban circumcision all his …

Universal Health Care

Iceland Welcomes First Rabbi — As It Considers Ban On Circumcision

(JTA) REYKJAVIK, Iceland (JTA) — At a windswept harbor of this Nordic capital, a bearded man wearing a black hat dips eating utensils into the icy …

Jewish Culture

Iceland Welcomes Its First Rabbi While Considering A Ban On Circumcision

REYKJAVIK, Iceland (JTA) — At a windswept harbor of this Nordic capital, a bearded man wearing a black hat dips eating utensils into the icy water …

Jewish Culture

What Circumcision and 'Religious Freedom' Have in Common

A proposal to ban the procedure among infants is prompting a familiar battle cry.

LGBTQI

The Fight Against Circumcision in Colorado and Beyond

American Circumcision, a feature-length documentary about the debate over circumcision in this country that will make its Denver debut on April 9, …

Denver

Females’ Peer Influence and Support for Adolescent Males Receiving Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Services | Clinical Infectious Diseases

Background<p>While female involvement in voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) has been studied among adults, little is known about the influence …

Teens

Scaling Up Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision for Human Immunodeficiency Virus Prevention for Adolescents and Young Adult Men: A Modeling Analysis of Implementation and Impact in Selected Countries | Clinical Infectious Diseases

Background<p>The new World Health Organization and Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS strategic framework for voluntary medical male …

South Africa

Better HIV Counseling Needed for Younger Circumcision Clients in Africa

With research showing that male circumcision reduces the odds of getting HIV through heterosexual sex by 60 percent, more boys and young men – …

Public Health

KZN boy in botched circumcision ordeal

Durban - A 10 year-old primary school boy in Endwedwe, northern KZN, was hospitalised after a botched medical circumcision.<p>The procedure was part of …

Circumcision

Letters: April 1, 2018

<b>A bobblehead will do</b>I watch question period, and I support the federal Conservatives for the actions to try get some straight answers from the …

Canada

Letters to the Editor, March 27

<b>BORROWING MORE</b> I think it would be a good idea for Wynne and Trudeau to register in an accounting course as budgets don’t balance themselves and …

Autonomous Vehicle

Beauty Industry Part of Foreskin Flesh Trade, Anti-Circumcision Activists Warn

'Intactivists' claim the cosmetic use of neonatal foreskins is fuelling a tissue-sale underworld, with hospitals and governments in on the act. Do they have a point, or is this trend no more than skin deep?<p><i>Well, Thank u is a new column interrogating the myths and misinformation around health and</i> …

Peer-Reviewed

What It’s Like to Reconstruct Your Own Foreskin

<b>Atypical</b> <i>is a series about the people who live on the margins of experience. Here, a 59-year-old man tells Alexa Tsoulis-Reay about his years-long</i> …

Time I

Who Knows One

<i>Audio:</i> Read by the author.<p><i>Who knows One.</i> I know One.<br>One is God for God is One—<br>The only One in Heaven and on earth.<p><i>Who knows two.</i> I know two.<br>Two are the first two: Adam and Eve.<br>One is God for God is One—<br>It takes one to know one.<p><i>Who knows three.</i> I know three.<br>Bad things always come in threes.<br>Two trees …

Political Satire

Complications | Newborn Nursery | Stanford Medicine

Bleeding<p>Bleeding is the most commonly encountered complication of circumcision. The expected blood loss during neonatal circumcision is just a few …

Medicine

Chinese inventor’s circumcision device hailed for role in fight against HIV/AIDS in Africa

Inventor Shang Jianzhong shows off his ShangRing in his office in Wuhu, East China's Anhui Province. Photo: Courtesy of Shang Jianzhong<p>A former …

News (China)

Men with red-stained crotches will protest circumcision in Charlotte this weekend

An 18-day "protest tour" of the Carolinas will kick off in Charlotte this weekend, targeting circumcision of male children. A group called …

Nonprofits