Circumcision and Breastfeeding Letter to LLLI, from Leaven, Vol. 36 No. 5, October-November 2000, pp. 94-95.
The Effects of Circumcision on Breastfeeding (September 2002) Position Statement from the National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers
Have you seen
for Nursing Mamas?
Circumcision, Breastfeeding, and Maternal Bonding from the Circumcision
Information and Resource Pages
Circumcision and Breast-feeding from the Intactivism website
Circumcision from AskDrSears.com
Circumcision Information for Parents from the American Academy of Pediatrics
The Case Against Circumcision by Paul M. Fleiss, from Mothering, Issue 85, Winter 1997
Protect Your Uncircumcised Son: Expert Medical Advice for Parents by Paul M. Fleiss, from Mothering, Issue 103, November/December 2000
Ten Steps of the Mother-Friendly Childbirth Initiative for Mother-Friendly Hospitals, Birth Centers, and Home Birth Services Step #9: “Discourages non-religious circumcision of the newborn.”
Websites, Links, Research
Report 10 of the Council on Scientific Affairs (I-99): Neonatal Circumcision American Medical Association report on the medical/scientific literature as of December 1999
CIRP – Circumcision Information and Resource Pages is “an Internet resource that provides you with information about all aspects of the genital surgery known as circumcision.”
National Organization of Circumcision Information Resource Centers (NOCIRC) is a non-profit educational organization committed to securing the birthright of male and female children and babies to keep their sexual organs intact.
Circumcision Policy Statement (March 1999) from the American Academy of Pediatrics
Position Paper on Neonatal Circumcision from the American Academy of Family Physicians