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Stories with subject: Men's health
  • NYC ends consent requirement for circumcision suction ritual 
    Updated: Sep-09-15 6:33 pm

    NEW YORK - People who perform an ultra-Orthodox Jewish circumcision suction ritual will no longer have to get parents to sign acknowledgements of potential health risks, the city Board of Health decided Wednesday, reversing a policy that pitted health officials against religious leaders over a practice that dates to biblical times.