Episode 7: The Clitardis

In this episode, I talk about the human clitoris. I talk about anatomy, dispel a myth or two, talk about what they like, ways to treat them better, and why I call it the glorious Clitardis.

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References:
Someone cut out a significant part of me: A woman on what it’s like living with female genital mutilation – Found on Firstpost

https://www.firstpost.com/living/someone-cut-out-a-significant-part-of-me-a-woman-on-what-its-like-living-with-female-genital-mutilation-2049655.html

  • Can a woman who has undergone a clitoridectomy attain an orgasm? And what are the long-term psychological affects [sic] of enduring a clitoridectomy? – Quora.com – 6 answers

https://www.quora.com/Can-a-woman-who-has-undergone-a-clitoridectomy-attain-an-orgasm-And-what-are-the-long-term-psychological-affects-of-enduring-a-clitoridectomy

  • The benefits and disappointments following clitoral reconstruction after female genital cutting: A qualitative interview study from Sweden by Malin Jordal, Hannes Sigurjonsson, Gabriele Griffin, Anna Wahlberg – Found on Plos One

https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0254855

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3669033/

  • Female genital mutilation from the World Health Organization

https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/female-genital-mutilation

  • Increasing Sexual Arousal in Women by Racheal Louise – found on Real Herbs

https://www.realherbs.com/blogs/articles/increasing-sexual-arousal-in-women

  • Psychosocial and sexual aspects of female circumcision

Author links open overlay panel S.Abdel-Azim – from African Journal of Urology – Found on Science Direct

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1110570413000246

https://www.healthline.com/health/womens-health/clitoral-atrophy

  • Clitoris – From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clitoris#CITEREFDi_Marino2014

  • Le Clitoris – a Short Animated French Film – by Lori Malépart-Traversy

https://vimeo.com/lorimt

  • Get Cliterate | Professor Helen O’Connell | TEDxMacRobHS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMRZF0Eq3vQ

  • 9 answers to questions about your G-spot you were too afraid to ask by Sara Hendricks – Found on Insider

https://www.insider.com/g-spot-common-questions-myths-2018-7

https://helloclue.com/articles/cycle-a-z/what-is-the-clitoris

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16145367/

  • The sole function of the clitoris is female orgasm. Is that why it’s ignored by medical science? By Calla Wahlquist – Found at The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2020/nov/01/the-sole-function-of-the-clitoris-is-female-orgasm-is-that-why-its-ignored-by-medical-science

  • Clitoral History: A Tale of Love, Loss, and Discovery Found at Nursing Clio

https://nursingclio.org/2014/03/25/clitoral-history-a-tale-of-love-loss-and-discovery/

  • Here’s How To Find The Clitoris — You Can Thank Us Later by Cory Steig – From Sex School on Refinery 29

https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/where-is-the-clit-female-anatomy

  • You’ve got Nerve: An abbreviated discussion of the clitoris aka “Clit-story” By Catherine Chavaree – Found at the Mabel Wadsworth Center

https://www.mabelwadsworth.org/2021/02/26/youve-got-nerve-an-abbreviated-discussion-of-the-clitoris-aka-clit-story/

  • Debunking myths about the clitoris – Myth: 8,000 nerve endings. Jessica Pin Found on Medium.com

https://jessica86.medium.com/debunking-myths-about-the-clitoris-34f34581a6c3

  • 4 Widely Cited Statistics About Sex That Are Actually Fake – by Suzannah Weiss – Found at Kinkly

https://www.kinkly.com/4-widely-cited-statistics-about-sex-that-are-actually-fake/2/17656?fbclid=IwAR1103JUN1Pih1OLiJyzSoaqbjHPOO1OX4ak89kzM2sfECcbqqF07tRXJ_0#rest-of-article

  • What is Clitoridectomy: Overview, Benefits, and Expected Results Found at docdoc

https://www.docdoc.com/medical-information/procedures/clitoridectomy

https://www.culturalsurvival.org/publications/cultural-survival-quarterly/clitoridectomy-and-infibulation

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40618-021-01598-1
Fetal development: Your baby’s genitals and urinary system By Kathleen Scogna Medically reviewed by Judith Venuti, Ph.D., embryologist – Found at BabyCenter

https://www.babycenter.com/pregnancy/your-baby/fetal-development-your-babys-genitals-and-urinary-system_40005752

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