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2013 Dr. Tiefer lecture
University of Rhode Island, "The New 'Female Sexual Dysfunction' A Story of Medicalization, Disease-Mongering, and Resistance"
Trailer for "Orgasm, Inc,"
a full-length documentary that features the New View
2010 Las Vegas Conference
Here are the presentations of five of the plenary speakers at our 2010 Las Vegas conference, "Framing the Vulva: Genital Cosmetic Surgery and Genital Diversity" - Virginia Braun, Leonore Tiefer, Fiona Green, Vanessa Schick and Lynn Comella.
VULVAGRAPHICS: October, 2009
Female Sexual Dysfunction, Marketing, and Disease-Mongering
2007 lecture by Dr. Leonore Tiefer
Click the Play button to play the first 10 minutes of the talk here.
Complete video coverage of the talk is located here.
Here is an important 2011 Canadian news documentary about the wrongful marketing of Yasmin contraceptive, "Spinning A Pill"
Here is a 2010 Australian news expose of how graphic artists are censored from depicting female genitalia and inadvertently contribute to the female genital cosmetic surgery industry "Labiaplasty"
2010 Documentary on ethical and commercial abuses in the egg donor industry "Eggsploitation"
Here's a PODCAST (audio only) of a 2011 London Maudsley Hospital debate on the proposition "Female Sexual Dysfunction is pharmaceutical industry fabrication"
"Big Bucks, Big Pharma: Marketing Disease & Pushing Drugs" is an excellent documentary from the highly esteemed Media Education Foundation. Read the details, pricing, etc. here
A 5 minute video documentary, "Big Bucks, Big Pharma," posted on Google by Media Education Foundation, focuses on how the prescription drug industry markets disease to push drugs.
Here is a spoof about a new disease - motivational deficiency disorder - that perfectly illustrates "disease mongering." Click here to see it on You Tube. It was made in Australia.
Another hilarious spoof of medicalization: FDA approves depressant drug for the annoyingly cheerful. Click here.
Here's another one made by the health consumer group Prescription for Change. The ultimate pharma ad. Click here.