How to look after a little boy’s penis (when you haven’t got one yourself)

Baby boy being changed

Given we haven’t grown up with one, women can be forgiven for not knowing the intricacies of male genitalia.

Should you move foreskin to clean the penis?

What does it mean if a testicle is undescended?

Do we go straight to the doctor if it’s red and swollen?

GP Dr Elysia Thornton-Benko answers these questions, and a few more too.

Listen to Dr Elysia Thornton-Benko on Feed Play Love:


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