Why do we circumcise our children in America? While many say the primary reason for circumcision is to promote cleanliness, yet this is no long an issue thanks to the hygienic standards of today.
Circumcision wasn’t adopted in america until the 19th century. It was that doctors started recommending it as a way to prevent masturbation, which has since been debunked. (Story continues)
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On the other hand, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends circumcision as a way to reduce the risk of HIV transmission, and that the benefits outweigh the risks.
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