medical instruments, sex, virginity

The speculum finally gets redesigned – by women

concerns about cold, clanking equipment used in gynaecological procedures go back a long way in history

Galen, midwives, museums and collections

Medical instruments as bling?

If you freeze at the sight of a┬ámedical instrument... .. you are not alone! Historically, physicians have tried various methods to reduce the fear induced in the patient by seeing what is coming their way. For women, possibly the most scary of all is┬áthe obstetrics forceps; if there was ever an instrument to strike terror… Continue reading Medical instruments as bling?