Tag: sex and psychiatry

Sexual Addiction: The Latest Fad Diagnosis

From Psych Central: Fads in psychiatry and psychotherapy come and go. The concepts of neurosis, hysteria, and pathologized homosexuality (to name a few) have all...

“Was Sexism Really Responsible for the FDA’s Hesitancy to Sign Off...

“The Food and Drug Administration’s approval of pharmaceutical treatment for low sexual desire in women has launched a heated debate over the dangers and benefits of medicalizing sex,” Maya Dusenbery writes in the Pacific Standard. Is “female Viagra” a feminist victory or a product of clever faux-feminist marketing by Big Pharma?