Recently, obstetrician Dr Liu Hongmei hit global headlines when she disclosed the story of a young couple who came to her after four years of intense attempt to get pregnant.
As it happens in these cases – when the wife could not get pregnant even after 4 years of marriage, the family pressure was piling on. Speculation and rumours abounded. The desperate couple were ready to try anything – including visiting a doctor.
That is when obstetrician Dr Liu Hongmei got to examine the couple. They spoke about their intense desire for a child. They spoke about their struggle with painful sex at a very high frequency. And, they spoke about the family pressure.
The events unfolded village in Bijjie city in the south-western Guizhou province.
When Dr Liu examined the wife, and was confused to find that she was still a virgin.
I know, now this story gets a bit hard to believe. I had the same reaction.
If you have not read the entire story, then you should do so before continuing.
Now coming to the main point of this blog post –