13th March 2014
TweetMany years ago I was asked to review a small qualitative study for a healthcare journal. It focused on women…
9th November 2012
TweetRecently Trimel Pharmaceuticals have announced they are enrolling women into a drug trial to test a ‘use as required’ testosterone…
22nd October 2012
TweetThis week the problem I answered for Telegraph Wonder Women tackled the issue of a woman whose partner seemed fine…
19th October 2012
TweetThis week sees the publication of an (open access) paper by Katherine Angel entitled Contested psychiatric ontology and feminist critique:…
30th September 2012
TweetOver the summer I was saddened to learn of the death of John Tomlinson. John was an inspiration to so…
13th February 2012
An independent guide to all your penis size questions, with evidence about what’s ‘normal’ and when to worry, and tips to help you avoid being exploited into purchasing products and procedures you probably don’t need.
17th June 2010
TweetTomorrow sees the FDA Committee Hearing on Flibanserin, the drug created by Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) to address ‘hypoactive sexual desire…
22nd February 2010
A drug company has launched a new study and patient registry to measure female sexual problems. Using a five question quick checklist you can now be diagnosed as dysfunctional.
American Psychiatric Association launches draft guidelines for DSM5 – consultation open til April, have your say
11th February 2010
The DSM is the classification system used by psychiatrists and medics in the US and elsewhere to define, research and treat mental disorders. It’s not without its critics and with the latest draft open for consultation you have a chance to share your views on how they aim to classify mental health.
30th November 2009
It’s five years since I started blogging. So please put on a party hat, help yourself to some nibbles, and join me for a look back over the past half decade.