Vomiting phobia – Emetophobia

Emetophobia is a forgotten condition which has not received the attention it deserves. In this series of blogs, we are going to look at what the worlds of psychology and medicine do currently know about emetophobia; what the symptoms are, what the causes might be and how it can be treated.

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Vaginismus References

What is vaginismus? What are the causes of vaginismus ? How can you treat vagnisimus? References   Agnew M.D. (1959). "Surgery in the Alleviation of Dyspareunia". British Medical Journal 1 (5136): 1510–2. Al-Sughayir, M. A. (2005). Vaginismus treatment. Hypnotherapy...

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What is Vaginisimus ?

What is vaginismus? Vaginismus is ‘persistent or recurrent difficulties of the woman to allow vaginal entry of a penis, a finger, and or any object, despite the woman’s expressed wish to do so.’ (Basson et al 2004) This tightness is usually caused by a tensing of the...

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Vaginismus treatment options

Vaginismus treatment options You may already know what vaginismus is, and regardless of whatever the causes of vaginismus there are a number of vaginsimus treatment options. In this blog we explore some of the most well known and most easily accessible. Vaginismus...

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Causes of Vaginismus

What are the causes of vaginismus? The causes of vaginismus are likely to be varied, many relationships have been observed over the years. Below are some of the most well established.  You may also be interested in - treatment options for vaginismus  Causes of...

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