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Sally Satel, M.D.
How Political Correctness is Corrupting Medicine
About the Author
Medicine and Psychiatry
Tobacco Harm Reduction
Testimony and Related Commentary
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Issues and Controversies
The Children of Ground Zero,
Just the Facts, Ma’am
Data do not support ban on silicone breast implants
Where Were You on 1/14?
An Infamy of One’s Own (Unabridged version of Where Were You on 1/14?)
Bread and Shelter, Yes. Psychiatrists, No.
Brain-based leniency would give teen killers a pass
TCS Convention on Biodiversity Coverage: Diminishing Biodiverse Returns
Some Gene Research Just Isn’t Worth the Money
Some Gene Research Just Isn’t Worth the Money (Unabridged Version)
The Therapy Reflex
Race and medicine can mix without prejudice
Doctors Behind Bars: Treating Pain Is Now Risky Business
Are You Normal? Think Again
The Rush to Black Label (or Blackball) SSRIs
Bad Medicine? The data on anti-depressants and child suicide aren’t conclusive.
Bad Medicine? The data on anti-depressants and child suicide aren’t conclusive. (Expanded Version)
Drugged and Confused
A Case of Colorblind Care
WHO’s Dubious Bag of HIV Medicines
WHO’s Dubious Bag of HIV Medicines (Unabridged Version)
The Perils of Putting National Leaders on the Couch
Two Countries, Two Views on Antidepressants
Where There’s Smoke
A Smokeless Alternative To Quitting–Unabridged Version
A Smokeless Alternative To Quitting
Returning From Iraq, Still Fighting Vietnam
Don’t Despair over Disparities
Health and the Income Inequality Hypothesis: A Doctrine in Search of Data
Out of the Asylum, Into The Cell
OxyContin half-truths can cause suffering
Mind Games: The Senate’s mental health parity bill is ill-conceived.
Commission’s Omission: The president’s mental-health commission in denial.
The Trauma Society
Talk About Trauma!
Is Drug Addiction a Brain Disease?
Fast food ‘addiction’ feeds only lawyers
Insanity Goes Back on Trial
Kumbayah Medicine: Why is the government paying for research into wacky alternative treatments?
New Yorkers Don’t Need Therapy
I Am a Racially Profiling Doctor (Erratum?)
Racist Doctors? Don’t Believe The Media Hype
It’s Crazy to Execute the Insane
Menopause Envy: Not all guys have changed since September 11
Public Health? Forget It; Cosmic Issues Beckon