T.I.’s Comments About His Daughter’s Hymen Deserve The Twitter Uproar – Refinery29

The hymen itself is be a layer of thin tissue near the vaginal opening, with a hole in the center. As Planned Parenthood points out, some people have thinner layers of tissue than others. Some people are born with hymens that
are naturally open, too. The hymen can be stretched open or ”
broken” during the first time you have sex, yes, but also from inserting a tampon for the first time or all kinds of other activities, including sports. It’s also not connected to the already fraught concept of virginity, as Dr.
Heather Bartos, a Texas OB/GYN and the founder of 
MindShift Medicine, explains to
Refinery29.