Sunday Morning Medicine
A weekly check-up of gender, medicine, and history in the news.
- North Carolina becomes the first state in the nation to grant reparation payments to victims of its state-sanctioned eugenics .
- LBGT Archives in danger.
- Why stop at abortion rights? The Anti-Choice folks also want to restrict your options in end-of-life care.
- Your grandmother was skinnier than you because she did more housework.
- Was New Mexico’s Chief Medical Officer forced out because of her public comments on safe-sex practices?
- The bizarre world of postpartum celebrity moms.
- Military moms and breastfeeding in uniform.
- How did one get away with murder in the 19th century?
- The wife of famous author, Sinclair Lewis, knew how to handle literary groupies.
Featured image caption: Pills and their costs in the U.S. Flickr
Jacqueline Antonovich is the creator and co-founder of Nursing Clio and served as executive editor from 2012 to 2021. She is an Assistant Professor of History at Muhlenberg College. Her current research focuses on women physicians, race, gender, and medical imperialism in the American West. Jacqueline received her PhD from the University of Michigan in 2018.