I Regret Circumcising My Son

A study was recently released that showed infants feel pain just like adults do, only they feel it more severely. Researchers put several sleeping infants through MRI testing, and poked them in their sleep. These pokes were not sharp enough to wake the babies, but were definitely sharp enough to register in the baby's brain. In fact, the severity of the poke registered in the baby's brain the same as a poke of four times that force registers in an adult. ...more
From what I understand, circumcising a baby is much easier than having it done later in life. ... more

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I'm 35 and I Don't Know If I Want a Baby

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I'm 35 and I Don't Know If I Want a Baby

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I'm 35 and I Don't Know If I Want a Baby

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smartchica47 Your last sentence really stood out to me -- luckily, unlike some people who really ... more

I'm 35 and I Don't Know If I Want a Baby

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Juju Thank you for mentioning this. I recently read a book called "Selfish, Shallow, and ... more

I'm 35 and I Don't Know If I Want a Baby

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I'm 35 and I Don't Know If I Want a Baby

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ivysvariety Thank you for saying this, Ivy. I feel like it's still a little taboo for mothers to ... more

I'm 35 and I Don't Know If I Want a Baby

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