Vasectomy: To Snip? or to Skip?

I recently was posed this question by a friend of mine about his concerns of getting a vasectomy. The thought of getting snipped made him squirm in his seat. Now I"m sure that he's not alone and that many men who may have contemplated about this, probably hyperventilated at the thought of getting snipped and especially about sharp instruments touching their "down there"! Why is it that most men fear a simple procedure such as a vasectomy? I mean, come on!!! It's not that bad? Is it?...more