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to agree that wanking should be available on prescription?

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Mitchy1nge Wed 06-Feb-13 11:24:47

except for feeling a bit shuddery at the concept of an NHS vibrator, maybe we could have shiny privately financed ones?

the idea whose time has come again, at last!

Fallenangle Fri 08-Feb-13 11:42:28

I have never regarded orgasm as a workplace issue, for men or women. To paraphrase your author. I wank therefore I am is just nonsense.

canardtheduck Fri 08-Feb-13 15:31:13

im so pleased to see so much interest in my article about prescribing masturbation. I do think there is a role in educating women about masturbation as part of comprehensive sexual wellbeing, and think the gender disparity means masturbation is a feminist issue. after all, the idea that woman may be capable of satisfying their sexual desires without men is offensive to male sensibilities. that said, maybe mitchy is right and i want to promote masturbation so that women will be too busy pleasuring themselves to continue in more radical quests for true gender equality? wink

Mitchy1nge Fri 08-Feb-13 17:03:35

Lucky no one really cares what you want then, isn't it?

Mitchy1nge Fri 08-Feb-13 20:37:23

obviously said that in a nice friendly jokey way

Mitchy1nge Fri 08-Feb-13 21:08:29

oh please come back and teach me how to pleasure myself

have you even got a white coat?

canardtheduck Sat 09-Feb-13 18:42:52

no white coat here, i'm afraid. i do have a question though: when, if ever, would it be appropriate for a male doctor to discuss masturbation with female patients? would it be possible to have such a conversation without in being awkward for both parties?

Mitchy1nge Sun 10-Feb-13 12:02:35

have you ever asked a female patient about her masturbatory habits?

canardtheduck Sun 10-Feb-13 13:54:13

i have explored the topic of masturbation with female patients who have broached the topic first, but have not self-initiated this discussion. one barrier to asking about masturbation is for some women, for varying reasons they find the very idea distasteful.

Fallenangle Sun 10-Feb-13 14:16:00

Canard So many people insist on 'getting a man in' for the simplest DIY job!

I'll get my coat, again.

Mitchy1nge Sun 10-Feb-13 20:35:03

how do you know they find the idea distasteful if you haven't discussed it with them? hmm

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