News Round Up Sunday Morning Medicine By Jacqueline Antonovich • August 31, 2014 Sharing TwitterFacebook A weekly check-up of gender, medicine, and history in the news 80 years of Fergusons. Victorian England’s singing pig. Queen Victoria’s secret sex castle. Why nighttime air used to be scary. How to donate your body to science. When flight attendants were nurses. The yellow star and the pink triangle. A history of pop music and public health. Did medieval hospitals have better food? When patients read what their doctors write. Tumbleweeds are actually Russian invaders. Smithsonian accepts original trans pride flag. A brief history of the phrase, “f*ck the police.” Color photos of the interior of the Hindenburg. The 46-year-old sex toy Hitachi won’t talk about. 14 famous folks who survived the 1918 flu epidemic. Historical antecedents to experimental Ebola treatments.
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