In the Journals

In the Journals, October 2015 – Part II

This month’s “In the Journals…” brings us a body of articles discussing pregnancy, childbirth, nursing, female anatomy, substance abuse, and addiction, with a focus on risk, secrecy, stigma, and strategies of coping and self-preservation.

Critical Public Health

What’s the story on addiction? Popular myths in the USA and Finland

Matilda Hellman & Robin Room

The study inquires into popular myths …

In the Journals

In the Journals… February (Part 2)

This post is a follow-up to Jason Alley’s earlier article: “In the Journals… February (Part 1).”

A brief review of some of the most relevant periodicals situated at the intersection between medicine, medical humanities, and the social sciences –  Social Science & Medicine, Psychosomatic Medicine, Philosophy, Ethics, and Humanities in Medicine, and Transcultural Psychiatry, to name …