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.