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John Mack makes some good points ... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 10 Nov 2008 4:18pm John Mack makes some good points about advertising here…how low do we have to go in essence to drive attention to the ads to sell Lyica, the approved drug for treatment of fibromyalgia?  Pfizer has recently upped the stakes in its campaign to depict fibromyalgia as a "real" medical condition. In an non-branded "disease awareness" TV ad that ... Read on »
Myths debunked. by Neo-Conduit Patient Expert Posted Fri 08 May 2009 11:39pm Peoples beliefs versus the reality of domestic Violence This is from a website I follow, the complete story is here Myth No. 2: Evolution makes us do it Steven Stosny, a counselor and founder of an organization that treats anger-management issues believes that the tragic tendency of women to return to the men who hurt them (bat ... Read on »
The Invisible Struggle With Infertility: The Big Lie Women Are Being Told About Having a Baby by Charlotte H. Patient Expert Posted Tue 21 Jan 2014 1:33am “If you start to miscarry on the airplane, take two of these and then get to the nearest ER,” my doctor said, placing two Vicodins in the palm of my hand. I nodded and tucked them in my purse not considering that I might really need them nor that if I did take them there would be no way I’d make it to an ER as half a Vicodin knocks ... Read on »
Forgotten Battered Women Awareness Month (this post will be updated daily) by Maria Phelps Posted Tue 13 Oct 2009 10:06pm 1 Comment After getting the below comment from one of my readers, I decided to write this post to expose more Domestic Violence Organizations during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, or, as I like to call it, a month that has little to do with awareness of domestic violence victims and more to do with sending money to foundations/organizations/agencies that ... Read on »
Post Script for P.I.Post by Neo-Conduit Patient Expert Posted Fri 08 May 2009 11:39pm I just logged back in, and found that "Behind the Blue Wall" has just added a post of a similar nature, check out their link. What I was also going to say in my earlier post was that Private Detectives do not do enough to ensure they are following and stalking a women who is supposed to be protected with "Protection Orders". I really don't thin ... Read on »
Kitty Genovese and the Alternate Universe, Part 2 by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Fri 01 Apr 2011 12:00am   By Adriana Gamondes We are not to simply bandage the wounds of victims beneath the wheels of injustice, we are to drive a spoke into the wheel itself. ~Dietrich Bonhoeffer  What I mostly learned from advocacy for domestic violence survivors which applied to my children’s injuries was a partial answer to the haunting q ... Read on »
Female Sexual Dysfunction by Dr. Jennifer Berman Medical Doctor Posted Sat 13 Sep 2008 4:19am 2 Comments Virtually Everything You Need to Know, Want to Know or Have to Know. Knowledge and treatment of female sexual dysfunction is at the same point now where male erectile dysfunction studies and treatment was in 1975, but is rapidly closing the gap. With the advent of Viagra in 1998 treatments for male dysfunction have been utilized for females with ce ... Read on »
I Can’t Believe They Don’t Want Me Syndrome by NML Patient Expert Posted Wed 20 Oct 2010 10:53am Thanks for visiting my blog! Have you checked out my workshops & ebooks ? A few months ago Mel got in touch with me. She’s beautiful, fun, outgoing, creative, runs a successful business as an attorney etc etc. Guess who she’s pining for? A guy from the wrong side of the tracks who deals drugs, has spent time in prison and has gone back to his c ... Read on »
Am I happy with being a battered woman? by Maria Phelps Posted Mon 02 Aug 2010 12:00am A question I ask many victims I work with: Are you happy being a battered woman? The answer is always no. Then I proceed with: What is holding you to your situation? The answer is never clear. I had to ask these questions again today, this time to a person I know very well...and admire. It always upsets me when I see a woman that doesn' ... Read on »
Behaviour Changes by Neo-Conduit Patient Expert Posted Thu 19 Nov 2009 10:08pm This is my rescue dog Juddy(he is playing not attacking). I obtained him as a wee mite of five months old. He is half Rottweiler half Hunterway (farm Dog). For the first year and a half he was a handful. Not vicious, but very mouthy, he ate everything in sight including my phone wires, he loved to run for miles at a steady pace of ... Read on »