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Is it Possible to Get Circumcised as an Adult?

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What You Need to Know About Adult Circumcision
When you think of the term “circumcision”, a vision of a newborn getting the procedure done most likely pops into your mind. However, new research is suggesting that getting a circumcision as an adult can provide some stunning health benefits for men. The topic of circumcision can be somewhat controversial, depending on where you’re from. A lot of parents have their babies experience a circumcision when they are only a few days old,  » Read more about: Is it Possible to Get Circumcised as an Adult?  »

The Pros and Cons of Laparoscopic Surgery

Surgery can be a scary time, but fortunately technology has made it a less frightening experience. Laparoscopic surgery is a minimally invasive surgery where the surgeon makes a very small incision somewhere in the body and inserts a small camera into the opening. The doctor can now see everything he or she needs to see on the television without having to cut the patient completely open. Carbon dioxide, which is a nontoxic gas, creates a small hole where the incision was made so the doctor can get his tools inside the body with extreme precision.  » Read more about: The Pros and Cons of Laparoscopic Surgery  »