personal relationships http://wrvo.org en Angina, Bob Dole, and NASCAR: How Viagra solidified its role in American society http://wrvo.org/post/angina-bob-dole-and-nascar-how-viagra-solidified-its-role-american-society <p>1998 brought about many things: the invention of Google, the Monica Lewinsky scandal, the Winter Olympic Games in Japan and the film <em>Armageddon</em>. While these events took the world by storm, one little blue pill also made its way on to the scene, and has changed how Americans view sex in the 15 years since.</p><p>This week on <em>Take Care</em>, sociologist Meika Loe discusses the history and the effects of the drug Viagra. Loe is an associate professor of sociology and women’s studies at Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y., and the author of the book <em>The Rise of Viagra: How the Little Blue Pill Changed Sex in America.</em></p><p><strong>Click 'Read More' to hear our interview with Meika Loe.</strong></p><p> Sun, 27 Oct 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Take Care 46121 at http://wrvo.org Angina, Bob Dole, and NASCAR: How Viagra solidified its role in American society Soldiers, families reflect on fidelity in wake of Petraeus's affair http://wrvo.org/post/soldiers-families-reflect-fidelity-wake-petraeuss-affair <p>Marital fidelity is a sensitive subject for many in the military. Relationships are stressed by distance, frequent moves and the dangers of war. Gen. David Petraeus's admission that he had an extramarital affair has led some Fort Drum families to reflect on the difficulties of keeping their personal relationships whole – and their image among a public that often doesn't understand their culture.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 13:46:26 +0000 Joanna Richards 29262 at http://wrvo.org