Denmark Doctors Declare Circumcision Of Healthy Boys ‘Ethically Unacceptable’

They believe the procedure has no meaningful health benefits. Alija via Getty Images 4.4k Except within the small Muslim and orthodox Jewish communities, people in Denmark wonder why on Earth any parents would want to have their precious newborn child held down to have a part of his healthy, yet immature, penis cut off. According to More...

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By MassCentral On Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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What does the 8-ball Facebook emoji mean and why are people posting it?

Many people are spotting the 8-ball emoji on their Facebook pages – and here’s the reason why,,, ByJeff Parsons The 8-ball (Photo: Universal Images Group Editorial The mysterious status update More...

By Support On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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Norwegian Ruling Party Just Voted To Ban Circumcision

May 8, 2017   A political party in Norway has voted to ban the ritual circumcision of boys under the age of 16 and several other measures which have been blasted as an attack on minorities. In More...

By MassCentral On Saturday, March 18th, 2017
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Male Birth Control Shot: What Men Really Think

BY: CHARLOTTE LEFAVE Birth control: a necessary evil for everyone hoping to avoid driving a gaggle of their genetic copies to soccer practice for the next 18 years. Up to this point in history, men have really More...

By MassCentral On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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“Things Guys Don’t Talk About”: New Social Media Film For Childline

Creative agency, Don’t Panic, has created a hero film ‘Things Guys Don’t Talk About’ for Childline, as part of its #ToughToTalk campaign, which aims to empower boys to seek support for suicidal feelings. The More...

By MassCentral On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Cumbria Professor Seeks Male Domestic Violence Victims

by Emily Parsons Male victims of domestic violence are being asked to take part in a pioneering study by the University of Cumbria.   Men in an abusive or aggressive relationship are asked to take part, with More...

By MassCentral On Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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The Biggest Threat Facing Middle-Age Men Isn’t Smoking Or Obesity. It’s Loneliness.

As men grow older, they tend to let their friendships lapse. But there’s still time to do something about it.     By Billy Baker MARCH 09, 2017 LET’S START WITH THE MOMENT I realized I was already More...

By MassCentral On Sunday, March 5th, 2017
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Up To Half A Million Dollars Will Be Granted For Male Contraceptive Research

 Aaron Hamlin We’ve repeatedly given the same response for why a male contraceptive hasn’t reached the market. There needs to be more funding available, and it needs to be funding for the right kind of research. That’s More...

By MassCentral On Sunday, March 5th, 2017
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Male Contraception Initiative Is Looking For A Director of Operation And Programs

We here, at the Male Contraception Initiative, were talking with one of our funders recently and they said that they were amazed by the amount of work we do for such a small operation. We pride ourselves on our More...

By MassCentral On Saturday, March 4th, 2017
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Searching for Katharine McCormick

Katharine McCormick Ever wonder why the birth control pill exists? Naturally, there were great scientists behind the Pill. Folks like John Rock and Gregory Pincus had the ideas and scientific skill to make it More...