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Did you know some girls are born with no hymen? And how much do we all know about hymen?
Hymen, a controversial aspect that decides the virginity of a girl! It is commonly known that during the first sexual intercourse, it breaks with some light bleeding which is a sign of losing virginity. However, this concept is no longer accepted as it is flawed. The entire concept of the hymen is a bit more complicated.
With age due to reasons such as puberty, change in estrogen levels, and several activities like horse riding, cycling, jumping can affect it.
What Is Hymen?
It is a thin membrane made of mucosal tissue that surrounds or partially covers the opening of the vagina. It is a part of the female genitalia. It plays an important role in the…