Whats Wrong with Circumcision?
David Smith (This page does not contain medical advice)Last updated on 30th May 2007 We Didn’t Want It NORM-UK is a charity originally formed by men who didn’t want to be circumcised. We feel that our adult bodies are for us to make our own choices and decisions about, and that any intervention against our will, or when we were too young to understand the implications, was a profound violation of our rights. NORM-UK now boasts a membership of men and women from a range of backgrounds including intact men (who have a lot to say about their foreskins), parents and people from various ethnic and religous communities. We Didn’t Need It At least 5 studies have shown that two thirds of therapeutic circumcisions conducted by the NHS are unnecessary. The BMA’s Michael Wilks has admitted on the BBC that the majority of ‘medical’ circumcisions are ‘unnecessary and premature’. If you’re a man circumcised in the UK to resolve a medical issue, we estimate there is a 90% chance that you could have k