The male foreskin serves over 16 functions that we know of! Most adults in this country have never even seen a normal, intact uncut human penis, and they think the surgically modified member is normal. Hodges have teamed up to write a book that I believe achieves exactly the right tone for presenting parents with facts needed to protect babies from circumcision. The book by Dr Fleiss counters any save religious arguments for it- another can of worms there, but good sites to look up are jewsagainstcircumcision, catholicsagainstcircumcision, etc arguments that those who advocate circumcision can offer. I very highly recommend this book to anyone wanting to learn the truth about both the many wonderful functions of foreskin, and the many detriments of circumcision. Americans' attitudes about circumcision are permeated with myth and bias. I am ordering another copy to give to parents of a new son now, as I sometimes assist a midwife at homebirths. The foreskin is more than just a piece of skin: It's a very important, specialized, and unique part of the male body.
His book goes through the history of this barbarism, what 'cures' it was supposed to address like curing epilepsy?!? Это может быть выставочный образец или товар, бывший в употреблении и возвращенный в магазин. He moved to Los Angeles after a law was passed in California in the early 1960s allowing an osteopath to convert to an M. It describes the risks associated with circumcision and debunks the six most common reasons doctors will give when recommending it. Circumcision made its way into hospital delivery rooms, and infants became the hapless victims, as new myths and theories continued to be propounded. I hope to see male infant circumcision made illegal in this country, just as it was for baby girls in 1997. Several decades ago, Sheila Curran, R.
But it is a rarity that it will need to be removed later. Renowned Los Angeles pediatrician Paul M. Alsobrooks, and What Your Doctor May Not Tell You about Circumcision with Frederick M. Эту цену мог установить тот же продавец в другом месте или другой продавец. It is well written and easy to read. Это цена за исключением сборов на обработку и доставку заказа , по которой такой же или почти идентичный товар выставляется на продажу в данный момент или выставлялся на продажу в недавно.
He was still practicing medicine when he died on July 19, 2014 at the age of 80. I really like this book. I told her that it should never be done, but who knows if she even paid attention. There is a huge lack of understanding in the United States regarding the purpose and function of the foreskin which provides protective and sexual benefits to the male genitals. The concept of permanently removing part of a child's healthy body has always astounded me, but it somehow makes perfect sense to untold millions of people.
The male foreskin is viewed, alternately, as incidental and unimportant -- on the one hand -- or threatening and terribly dangerous -- on the other. The overwhelming conclusion of the scientifically valid and unbiased medical literature investigating the effects of circumcision, however, clearly demonstrates that circumcision is a harmful practice that should be stopped. I wish there were more like it. After describing the anatomy of the penis and foreskin, the book explains how the procedure is actually performed. Baby boys and the men they become deserve better. Finding the best way to present information to parents without frightening them into psychological denial has always been challenging.
Товар с самой низкой ценой, который уже использовали или носили ранее. It's a book that all Americans should read, to understand what's behind the most common and most useless surgery performed in the United States, and one of our most unquestioned customs. Impressively organized and lavishly supported by references from the scientific literature, Fleiss and Hodges guide the reader through the historical, religious, anatomical, physiological, medical, surgical, psychological, legal, ethical, and moral dimensions of circumcision. Thankfully, once people learn the facts, many are open to changing their minds, and this book is probably the best for presenting the facts, and in a way that does not attack the reader, who may be reading from a different mindset. Of special interest to readers of this journal, Fleiss and Hodges discuss the vast scientific literature on immediate and long-term psychological effects of neonatal circumcision, which is as thorough and concise as it is persuasive. We have five happily intact sons, and this is the book I like to give to parents who are open to learning the truths about circumcision.
Infant circumcision is a horrible, outdated, barbaric procedure, and it needs to stop. He was the author or co-author of several books including Sweet Dreams, Your Premature Baby Comes Home with Juliette M. All babies should be left intact, and permanent choices regarding their bodies should only be made by the owner of said body parts. Fleiss was born in Detroit, Michigan on September 8, 1933. In our efforts to educate the public on the facts about circumcision, I learned early on several important lessons: first, generally speaking, no one wants to hear bad news; second, no parent wants to be told that he or she has done something wrong to their child; third, no circumcised adult male wants to be told that the size and sensitivity of his penis has been diminished by genital alteration. In addition to all of the other fascinating medical facts presented so ably in this book, the findings on the adverse psychological effects of circumcision on infants present a unique challenge to those of us committed to preserving, protecting, and enhancing the psychological welfare of infants and children. Our circumcising society is no different from other societies that modify their children's bodies.
It is there for multiple reasons. Fleiss and medical historian Frederick M. I am a registered nurse and can tell you from experience that most doctors and nurses have never studied the physiology of the foreskin. A study in Finland showed that only 1 circumcision needed to be medically performed per 16,000 men. This has given me some wonderful opportunities to educate parents, and it's also broken my heart when parents are dead set on circumcision despite the facts. . More doctors have to wake up and smell the coffee.
Сумма скидки и процентное отношение представляют собой подсчитанную разницу между ценами, указанными продавцом на eBay и в другом месте. Fleiss explains in wonderful, accessible language both the functions of the normal foreskin, and the damage created by removing it. Now a leading pediatrician exposes the myths and misconceptions of America's most commonly performed surgery, including little-known religious support for not circumcising, in this balanced, comprehensive, and compassionate guide that will change your mind about everything you thought you knew about this procedure. Circumcised babies, for instance, at four and six months of age, scream harder, louder, and longer than intact babies during routine vaccination-a finding indicative of post traumatic stress disorder. With their reader-friendly presentation style and impressive array of scientific studies to support the inescapable conclusions about the harm of circumcision, Fleiss and Hodges have created an indispensable guide that everyone committed to improving the lives of children will value. We must find new ways to confront and dispel the denial, willful ignorance, and dare I say it? Since the goal is to protect babies from harm, it is imperative that we discover new ways to encourage parents to become advocates for their children, even if it requires them to examine critically and to question underlying myths that induce decent people to permit indecent procedures to be performed upon their precious and helpless infants.
Circumcision cannot be considered just a minor annoyance or just one of many insignificant disturbances to which babies are routinely subjected, as its defenders would have us believe. Study after study has shown that circumcision is a devastating and traumatic experience for babies. A must read for all soon to be parents. Товар может иметь признаки легкого износа, но находится в полном эксплуатационном состоянии и функционирует должным образом. I have read extensively on this subject for several years, and this is an excellent, thorough book that really covers about everything parents and health professionals should know. The author himself participated for years in circumcising baby boys, and so he understands what it's like to think circumcision is beneficial.