Danish newspaper: Muslim cousin marriage costs millions in treatment of resultant disabled children

“Disabled immigrant children costs Danish municipalities millions.

In Copenhagen municipality alone, the number of disabled children increased 100 percent in 10 years.

The explanations are many: Many women give birth later in life. More disabled children survive. But it also turns out that immigrants have more disabled children than Danes do.

A large part of the reason is due to the many cousin-marriages among immigrants. This doubles the risk of having a disabled.