News Round Up Sunday Morning Medicine By Jacqueline Antonovich • December 21, 2014 Sharing TwitterFacebook A weekly check-up of gender, medicine, and history in the news The Harrison Act at 100. The history behind Monopoly. Sitting in radioactive dirt in the 1950s. 20 disgusting vintage holiday recipes. Med students translate Ferguson jargon. Narratives about black men and obesity. 19th-century alternatives to monogamy. How many medieval lesbians do you know? A short history of songs about masturbation. Virginity testing and British immigration control. Love Christmas lights? Thank the 22nd President. 8 horrific “cures” for mental illness throughout history. The ethics of making viruses more dangerous in the lab. “Is this Santa Claus?” How NORAD’s Santa Tracker began. What would a Christmas meal look like in medieval times?