Doctor`s Approach vs. Holistic Approach
The circumcision debate has been a long tug-a-war between the two opposing sides. Those that are against the practice suggest that it is somewhat “risky” and unnecessary. On the other hand,
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For some, the decision to circumcise or not to circumcise is simple. For others, much thought, research and contemplation goes into making this important decision. It is not uncommon for me to receive calls from literally around the world asking whether or not I feel they should circumcise their child. I explain to them that this is a decision they have to make for themselves.
However, I do explain that there are three main reasons why people choose to baby circumcision: 1) Religious – Parents believe that their religion requires this of their adherents, 2) Medically – Parents, or their doctors, believe that it is healthier and in the child’s best interest to be circumcised, and 3) Social – Parents don’t want their child to look different than other male family members or friends. read more…