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A 22-year-old female asked:

Lost virginity last week &tried again yesterday &it hurt even worse and still bled. couldn't finish cuz pain was too bad. why is this happening?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Losing Virginity: You very well may still have some hymen tissue that is inflamed or torn. You may not have had enough foreplay to get your vagina naturally lubricated for penetration. Sometimes using extra lube...Or spending more time preparing for penetration with foreplay may be all you need.
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