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Posts from the ‘Violence/Abuse’ Category

When sex is painful

13th March 2014

Dr Petra

TweetMany years ago I was asked to review a small qualitative study for a healthcare journal. It focused on women…



“I was abused as a teenager and am afraid of telling anyone”

16th October 2013

Dr Petra

TweetThis post discusses childhood sexual abuse and may be triggering or upsetting. The link problem/reply linked to in the following…



World AIDS Day 2010

1st December 2010

Dr Petra

TweetToday is World AIDS Day with events taking place globally around the theme of Universal Access and Human Rights. You…



‘Cut your ex’s face, and then no one will want her’

5th May 2010

Dr Petra

TweetThis was the advice given by celebrity Danny Dyer in his ‘Ask Danny’ column in the latest ZOO magazine and…



Hate Crime Vigil – Trafalgar Square 8pm, Friday 30th October

27th October 2009

Dr Petra

TweetPlease circulate the message below to all your networks Many of you will have read about the horrific attack on…



Repeat Abortion and links to abuse of women

12th March 2005

Dr Petra

TweetResearch just published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal has alerted medical professionals to a previously overlooked health issue –…