sexual dysfunction
“Female Viagra” Approved
“Female Viagra” Approved
Jef Akst | Aug 19, 2015
The US Food and Drug Administration OKs the first drug for female sexual dysfunction.
Drug for Low Sex Drive in Women?
Drug for Low Sex Drive in Women?
Jef Akst | Jun 8, 2015
A federal advisory panel supports the US Food and Drug Administration’s approval of the first drug for female sexual dysfunction.
FDA to Address Female Sexual Dysfunction
FDA to Address Female Sexual Dysfunction
Bob Grant | Aug 15, 2014
The federal agency will convene a two-day workshop in October to discuss the development of drugs to treat the issue.
Accidental Orgasms
Accidental Orgasms
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Jul 1, 2014
Meet the researcher struggling to gain approval for his medical device, which was originally designed to relieve back pain, but turned out to be an orgasm inducer.
That Loving Feeling
That Loving Feeling
Megan Scudellari | Jul 1, 2014
There are no FDA-approved drugs to treat low sexual desire in women, but not for lack of trying.
Let’s Talk About Sex
Let’s Talk About Sex
Megan Scudellari | Jul 1, 2014
In lieu of a career in punk rock, James Pfaus opted to study the brain signals underlying sexual behavior and then see what happened when he manipulated them.
Opinion: Sexual Dysfunction Matters
Opinion: Sexual Dysfunction Matters
Robert Pyke | Aug 19, 2013
Desire and arousal disorders require the biopharmaceutical industry’s attention.
Virginia Johnson, Sex Researcher, Dies
Virginia Johnson, Sex Researcher, Dies
Bob Grant | Jul 29, 2013
The sex therapist revolutionized the treatment of sexual dysfunction and helped legitimize the study of copulation and masturbation physiology.