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What parents should know about circumcision

Jonathan Meddings has a degree in medical science with honours from James Cook University in Townsville, Queensland and spoke at the 2014 International Symposium on Genital Autonomy and Children’s Rights in Boulder, Colorado. See what he has to say about … Continue reading

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Circumcision rate falling in New South Wales

The infant circumcision rate in New South Wales has been declining in recent years, despite contrary reports in the Sydney Morning Herald. As the following graph shows, the rate has dropped from 17.29% in the year to 30 April 2008 … Continue reading

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Circumcision of boys is mutilation

Originally posted on Just a Snip – against genital mutilation aka circumcision:
In Denmark the debate about circumcision of boys is raging. It has reached the headlines of national news papers as well as the opinion pages in the local…

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Minority Reporter: How Brian Morris fought a personal war against the human foreskin (and how he lost)

Originally posted on Intactivists of Australasia:
Brian Morris is a former Professor of molecular biology at the University of Sydney. He has spent much of his adult life attempting to defend the practice of routine infant circumcision. He has, in…

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Circumcision: the doctor told me he wouldn’t feel a thing

It was once common for doctors to tell parents that babies don’t feel pain, in an attempt to make them feel more comfortable about circumcising their baby boys. If any parents still believe this nonsense I ask them to pinch … Continue reading

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Welcome to Circumcision Sydney

A site for Sydney parents to find information on circumcision.

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