To Circumcise or Not Circumcise?
Circumcision is a procedure that has been performed in the United States for many years, primarily for health reasons. Over the past few years, rates of circumcision in the U.S. have declined; in parts of Europe (Denmark, for example), it is a procedure that has decreased dramatically over the past 10 years, it is almost non-existent.
Read the following news clip and the World Health Organization’s statistics on circumcision. In a succinct, well researched post using credible health sources (CDC, WHO, National Institute of Health, no Wikipedia please), give 3 for or 3 against reasons circumcision.
Click Bait Article: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/circumcision-rates-declining-health-risks-rising-study-says/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
World Health Organization: http://www.who.int/hiv/mediacentre/news/gdg-male-circumcision/en/ (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
The following rubric or standard is used for grading this assignment.
Discussed 3 pro/cons in complete sentences and is about 300 to 350 words.
Discussed 2 pro/cons in complete sentences and is about 250-300 words.
Discussed all 3 pros/cons, but lacked length and/or some quality issues.
Major problems with (1) length, (2) quality, and/or (3) in addressing at least 3 perspectives.