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Dr Miriam Stoppard: Drug could give new hope to men who climax too quickly

Premature ejaculation affects one in three men and is defined as ejaculation within a minute . There’s nearly always some­ psychological factors at play and there may be a genetic element. But it’s also found with inflammation of the ­prostate and thyroid conditions. Counselling may lower anxiety and local anaesthetic creams lessen ­sensitivity. A particular… Read More »

Dr Miriam Stoppard: Fear of childbirth is becoming something more – tokophobia

Despite the fact that women have given birth over millennia and got through it safely, the current generation of mums-to-be are prey to fear and anxiety as never before. In the old days, horror tales of ­difficult and long births hardly ever saw daylight. They were kept hidden in the twilight world of “women’s works”.… Read More »