Genital Integrity Statement
Read the Genital Integrity Statement by Doctors Opposing Circumcision. The document contains detailed information about the consequences of circumcision from a medical perspective.
Research results about sexual problems caused by circumcision
Danish researcher Morten Frisch (et al.) published an article about sexual problems caused by circumcision in the International Journal of Epidemiology in 2011. To read more click here.
Finland has committed to protecting children’s rights and bodily integrity by several international conventions. Most important of them is the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Another important convention is the recently ratified Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine.
Also the Declaration of Sexual Rights (pdf) by World Association for Sexual Health demands protection for bodily integrity. Genital mutilation of any kind is strictly prohibited by it.
Doctors and researchers interviewed:
John W. Travis: Why Circumcision is Unncessary
John W. Travis: Infant Wellness / Genital Integrity
James L. Snyder: Doctor Discusses Circumcision Controversy
John D. Geisheker: Circumcision Accidents
Mark D. Reiss: Circumcision Complications
Morten Frisch: Circumcision and Sexual Function Difficulties
Anne Lindboe: Childrens Ombudsman of Norway
Ken McGrath: Anatomy of the Penis – Penile and Foreskin Neurology
John Warren: Intactivist Doctor
Tina Kimmel: Circumcision and Childrens Rights
David Chamberlain: Circumcision Trauma
Footage, that shows a neonatal circumcision. Warning – content can be very disturbing.
Circumcised men share their thoughts:
Richard Duncker: Men Do Complain
Charles Fenner: Infant Circumcision – A Profound Wrong
Anthony Losquadro: Man Confronts Circumciser
Ben Selfridge: Young Scientist Researches Circumcision
Adam Zeldis: Adam on Circumcision
Anatomy of the penis and the foreskin:
Marilyn Milos: The Penis – Sex Education 101