WHAT ARE THE MEDICAL BENEFITS OF A BRIS?

As reported by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in 1999, neo-natal circumcision helps protects against:

  • urinary tract infections
  • penile cancer
  • sexually transmitted diseases
  • balanoposthisis (infection of the glans)
  • phimosis (failure of the foreskin to retract)
  • ease of genital hygiene