Tag Archives: Miriam

Dr Miriam Stoppard: The unseen pollution threat causing a range of diseases

The harder we look at the ­harmful effects of pollution, the more dangers we find. The ­latest research shows the ­damage fine particle matter (PM) can do is more extensive than we thought, even in the short term. Wei Y and colleagues from Harvard University, Boston, US, in a report published in the British Medical… Read More »

Lack of Covid-19 testing means no swift end to lockdown, says Dr Miriam Stoppard

Even now, when we don’t have nearly enough information on the Covid-19 pandemic to start theorising about an exit strategy, people are asking when lockdown can be relaxed. Not for some time in my opinion because we’re not getting the right information that would allow us to relax it. The key to removing lockdown is… Read More »

Dr Miriam Stoppard: A woman’s clitoris has greater role than providing sexual pleasure

The assertion that the clitoris is the only human organ thats sole function is transmission of sexual pleasure seems to upset some people. It has been the subject of much study, starting way back in the 16th century. Over the centuries the question of what the clitoris is for has interested many male anatomists. Now… Read More »