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Male circumcision a 'surgical vaccine'

The global fight against HIV/AIDS has found a powerful if unfashionable ally in male circumcision. Research into the spread of the virus in Africa has revealed a reduced rate...

Started by Jodi on 09/19/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/21/2010 by Jennifer

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New circumcision research is changing minds

re-posted from cafemom It's hard to find a more contentious parenting issue than male circumcision. Okay, extended nursing in public -- that might do it. But if you want a...

Started by Katherine on 02/24/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/16/2011 by Sarah

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San Francisco to ban circumcision?

Wow, San Fran is on a roll with the banning! http://www.care2.com/causes/health-policy/blog/will-san-francisco-ban-circumcision/ A few weeks ago San Francisco's Board of...

Started by Becky on 11/12/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 11/15/2010 by Ez

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Ear piercing, circumcision, tattoos etc

There are many who are of the general opinion of "wait until the child is old enough to make the decision for themselves. Well, someone raised an interesting point about that...

Started by Jodi on 06/25/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 06/28/2010 by Mylene

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Moms who have chosen not to circumcise.

Just wondering on how moms deal with other peoples reactions when you tell them you did not have your son circumcised. I did plenty of research before making my decision and...

Started by Savannah on 12/03/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 09/19/2013 by Ryca

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circumcision

Hi im from Australia and gave birth to a boy on friday 13th November and am unsure about circumcision. I want to weigh up all the pros and cons associated with it. My partner...

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Circumcision

First, I probably need to start by giving you some information about my situation. I have been married before and have two little girls from that marriage. I am currently...

Started by Shameron on 05/20/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/28/2009 by Emily

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Cicumcision........

i found a thread which lead to comparing cicumcision with ear piercing http://www.circleofmoms.com/thread.php?entity_id=1&entity_type=Y&thread_id=243551&trk=home_qns_thd if you...

Started by Helen on 03/31/2009 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 04/16/2009 by Brianne

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Those having boys...

How many of you are planning on circumicizing them? What are you opinions?

Started by Heather on 05/01/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 05/12/2009 by Patricia

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"Cying It Out" causes brain damage

Even Dr. Ferber, who created the cry-it-out/controlled crying technique now decries his methods. He has said if he knew then what he knows now about it, he'd never have...

Started by Erynne on 01/12/2010 in April 2009 Babies

Last update on 06/18/2014 by Mila

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Unassisted pregnancy and home birth

This is sort of a spin-off of the midwives thread. Tried to post it a couple of nights ago and COM was being stupid, so I couldn't. Anyway, I was reading that Birth Without...

Started by Becky on 12/14/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 01/21/2013 by Sarah

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What's your take on cosleeping?

Against what I believed when I was pregnant, my husband and I started co sleeping when our son was just 4 weeks old. I find that I respond faster to the little noises he makes...

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Home Births, Good or Bad?

I was reading this article today and was very interested in the comments: http://pagingdrgupta.blogs.cnn.com/2010/07/29/home-births-can-be-harmful-journal-says/?hpt=T2 It seems...

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"Taboo" parenting

Ok so i admit it i am a bad mom. Since my baby was old enough to hold a bottle on his own, i always laid him down with a bottle of milk, it was easier to get him to bed and made...

Started by Tabitha on 01/30/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 02/01/2011 by Mary Renee

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Breastfeeding???

I have noticed that alot of people are bottlefeeding their children in this world of "breast is best". I was just wondering how many people are breastfeeding and how old is your...