The Web Verbal Remedy


Welcome to Verbal Remedy

We’re a blogging, petition-signing community project from Newcastle upon Tyne set up to destroy the stigma around tough issues. From sex to mental health, drugs to feminism, we’ve got it covered, and you can get in on the action by writing or volunteering with us too.


Mental Health, Pondering

Power Up! Team VR try the ‘done’ list challenge

By Content Team

Disability, Social Issues

Why I’m ‘taking a stand’ against disabled parking cheats

By Bridget Hamilton

Consent, Mental Health, Relationships, Sex

Life in the Glass Tank: How I Learned To Accept That I Was In An Abusive Relationship

By Content Team

Disability, Education

The trials of being autistic in mainstream education

By Errol Kerr

Pornography, Sex

No (anal) sex please, we’re British

By Content Team

Gender, Health & Exercise, Periods, Sex, Women

EVERY MONTH: Combatting poverty with period packs

By Iqra Choudhry

Write for us

We are proud to source our content from a range of hugely talented and passionate writers – and you can be one of them. To get started, click the link or get in touch at