.... or genital mutilation.
So often people think it's a problem for developing countries but it's equally a problem in the developed world. Please have a look at this blog from a French woman, called My Path to Renewal. If you don't read French I have translated it here, but I am no translator or writer, so please make allowances. It's one thing reading and understanding, another when you try to find appropriate words in English. Nevertheless, it makes a moving account of an awful situation.
It's worth bearing in mind that there are other people with other problems when we are so ready to complain. It puts things into perspective.