Circumcision Good forWomen’s Health

“Intactivists”–the nutty name anti-circumcision activists have given themselves–who aim to outlaw infant circumcision, claim that the procedure has no benefits and constitutes child abuse. Baloney. There are at least mild health benefits for men, to the point that the American College of Pediatricians recommends that the choice of whether to circumcise be left to parental discretion. Now, it seems that circumcision is also good for women’s health in the reduced transmission of STDs and other benefits. From The Lancet study: Strong, consistent evidence was found for protection against cervical cancer (eight of nine studies involving women in multiple non-African settings), cervical dysplasia (four
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Author: Wesley J. Smith