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.


Features, Social Issues, Top Posts, Women

Eight trailblazers and their predictions for 2017

By Content Team

Pondering, Social Issues

What 2016 taught us about grief

By Content Team


Dr Vera-Gray: “there’s stigma around women who watch porn, and women who don’t”

By Content Team

Human Rights, Politics, Social Issues

2016: The Year of the Refugee

By Summer Jasmin Oxlade

Class, Employment, Social Issues

The minimum wage should be equal for all

By Content Team

Mental Health

My fear of spiders was ruling my life

By Content Team

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