Leave the Penis Be? Or Circumcise it?

I only have a 7 month old baby (a girl) but I recently became aware of this debate over circumcision. I'm actually glad I was able to stumble upon in case I ever have a baby boy...


One son circ'd, one son intact? Anyone else?

Hi my son Eric is circumcised, it was a long debate between daddy and me and in the end I was ok with it because my obgyn was so helpful in reassuring us that she takes every...

Started by Merry on 10/13/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/26/2014 by Jessica


red and swollen penis

my 7 1/2 month old son's uncircumcised penis is red and swollen. i've read a few other conversations about this. people have mentioned infection or yeast. i'm also wondering...


Taking care of circumcised penis

Im 26 weeks pregnant with a little boy we are definitly going with circumcision but Im nervous about taking care of it Ive mostly took care of girls so Im not really sure what...

Started by Susan on 06/09/2010 in Moms Of BOYS

Last update on 05/30/2013 by Lek


care for uncircumsized penis's

i dont knowho to ask for advice knowing anyone else with a boy had them circumszed....when does the head actually come through? how do you clean inside ifthe skin wont go back...

Started by Jessica on 04/14/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 04/16/2010 by LaCi


The intact son.

What is the occurance of comlications from leaving your sons intact? Is it relatively low? Looking for reassurance and how to care for the intact penis.(should I ever have a son;)

Started by Charlotte on 08/12/2010 in Crunchy Mamas

Last update on 10/08/2012 by Toni

Circumcision ban?

San Francisco might be proposing a ban a circumcision.... I, personally, absolutely, do not agree with circumcising a child. (My son is not) I also feel that most people with...


To circumsize or not?

I am pregnant with my third child who is a boy (finally) and my husband does not want to circumsize him but I do. What is everyones' opinion on this and which would be better?


Circumcision poll

This is a simple question, try to give simple answers :) Are you for or against routine infant circumcision? If you had a healthy baby boy would you circumcise him? Yes, or...

Started by Merry on 09/13/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 10/02/2011 by Ez



I read all the time about how circumcisions should not be done because it is NOT your body, ect. For those who are anti-circ and also against parents being allowed to make the...


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


Q for pro circumcision moms

If circumcision was proven to be completely 100% medically unnecessary, no medical benefit at all, would you still circumcise? If circumcision was proven to not improve your...


For the anti-circs/and whoever else is interested

re-posted cafemom So, yeah, here we go with the circumcision debate -- again. One of the hot button topics in Babydom ... and especially in San Francisco. We reported on this...

Started by Katherine on 03/08/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 03/15/2011 by Jenni


circumcision at birth

How many of you circumcised their baby at birth? Is it advisable to have the baby circumcised at birth or wait for a child to have it at preschool?