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UN News CentreUNICEF: Most oppose female genital mutilationDaily MailUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations Children's Emergency Fund says that roughly two-thirds of people in countries where fema...
Huffington PostNearly 6000 New Cases Of Female Genital Mutilation Recorded In Britain: ReportHuffington PostLONDON - MARCH 3: Salimata Knight, a survivor from Genital Mutilation is seen on March 3, 20...
Female genital mutilation is culturally and religiously important to many families living in the US. Is an outright ban culturally insensitive?
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Countries that have banned female genital mutilation (FGM) should allow less invasive practices such as small surgical nicks to girls' genitalia as a compromise, ...
An Egyptian private hospital was closed and under investigation after a 17 year old girl died of a suspected stroke during female genital mutilation (FGM).Mayar Mohamed Mousa was under full...
New WHO recommendations aim to help health workers provide better care to the more than 200 million girls and women worldwide living with female genital mutilation (FGM). FGM has no health benefits, ...
Although national and international law prohibits the practice, female genital mutilation and excision (FGM/E) continues to be carried out in every region of Guinea. With the second highest prevalence...
Researchers from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) and City University London say the findings of a study on female genital mutilation could help prevent the practise in the UK.
To explore men's knowledge of the negative consequences of female genital mutilation (FGM) to women's health in countries where this practice is performed.
The study investigated the effectiveness of two online resources aimed at improving women's knowledge of the variation in normal female genital appearance and their attitudes towards their own genital...
Female genital schistosomiasis (FGS) is a tissue reaction to lodged ova of Schistosoma haematobium in the genital mucosa. Lesions can make the mucosa friable and prone to bleeding and discharge. Women...
Genital warts are the most common viral sexually transmitted disease affecting 1% of the population. A prospective, open-label controlled trial was performed to compare topical 5% potassium hydroxide ...
The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to examine the extent to which perceived changes in weight, body satisfaction, body image self-consciousness and genital self-image could be used to predi...