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Does Female Genital Mutilation reduce the ability to feel sexual pleasure?

FGM Classification and sexual pleasure The WHO categorizes FGM in four classes: Type 1: separated in Type 1a (removal of clitoral hood/prepuce), and Type 1b (removal of the clitoris) Type 2: ...
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Does Female Circumcision reduce urinary tract infections?

UTIs The WHO has a list of health risks associated with FGM: Long-term health risks from Types I, II and III (occurring at any time during life) [...] Urinary tract infections: If not treated, such ...
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Does Sitt al-Banaat Khaalid exist, and did she write about the benefits of FGM?

The answer to this question was hiding all along on the linked website, since Islamqa offers its articles in multiple languges. If you switch languages from English to Arabic, Sitt al-Banaat Khaalid ...
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