Many people are passionate about their preference for same-sex physicians, and today we have another factoid to add to the debate: Fewer female doctors are involved in misconduct cases.
Once, during a painful examination, a female gynecologist snapped at me, "You think this is hard for you? Imagine how I feel." According to a tidbit in the Times today, I might be better off with a male doctor.
A male journalist in England tries the Michael Phelps 12,000-calories-a-day diet. Spoiler: He doesn't get Phelps' athletic bod. • The Vagina Monologues gets revived in Russia, even though the word "vagina" had to be altered on posters because of censure of the word for being "vulgar." • The repeated use of four skin…