Foreskin Wars: Why is the United States so Addicted to Circumcision?

Alone in the western world the USA still does routine infant circumcision, MGM, …

“Inadequate, inaccurate, misleading, self-interested, subjective, biased” … are just a few of the more complimentary terms applied by pediatrician Robert Van Howe to the controversial circumcision policy statement put out by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in 2012. There was no shortage of critiques four years ago, when the policy first came out, but in a just-released analysis Professor Van Howe applies a microscope to every individual statement in the policy and background report and finds very little that deserves a tick. … “

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