What is the truth about virginity testingUploader: Gogal 2 month ago Subscribe 10
Participants were sampled purposively from hospitals and forensic medical centers, through face to face introduction following a snowball technique where one person would put the researcher in touch with her colleagues and other contacts who had virginity testing experience. Virginity testing is widely considered controversial, both because of its implications for the tested girls and women and because it is viewed as unethical. In , 16 per cent of couples who married lived together before tying the knot; today that figure is 77 per cent. The practice occurs across geography, region and race. The lack of instructions regarding hymen repair and the uncertainty of its legal and ethical status were also mentioned in this study.