The Vulval Pain Society Handbook

New 4th Edition now available - completely revised and updated as of 21 November 2011.

The Vulval Pain Society Handbook covers most aspects of vulval pain, including chapters on self-examination, terminology of different vulval conditions, sexual dysfunction, coping Picture of the Vulval Pain Society Handbookwith pain (including how to take a holistic approach to pain management), complementary treatments, pregnancy and various other issues. You can read a review of the handbook in the Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, or download the PDF (both links open in a new window).

You can buy the Vulval Pain Society Handbook at a cost of £10 (ten pounds GBP) including postage and packing. The overseas price is £15 (fifteen pounds GBP). The cost of the book is only to cover postage and packing, and the running costs of the society, which is staffed entirely by volunteers.

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Using the above Buy Now button is the easiest way to purchase. You may also post a cheque for £10 (£15 for outside the UK) made payable to the Vulval Pain Society, and including your full postal address on the back, to:

Vulval Pain Society
PO Box 7804
Nottingham NG3 5ZQ
UNITED KINGDOM

Please remember that the VPS is a charity run entirely by part-time volunteers, and all monies pay only for our running costs. It may take a few weeks for your handbook to be dispatched. If you are concerned that your handbook has not been delivered after six weeks, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .