News Round Up Sunday Morning Medicine By Jacqueline Antonovich • July 30, 2017 Sharing TwitterFacebook A weekly check-up of gender, medicine, and history in the news A history of Pyrex. The midwestern history revival. Shoes in Jane Austen’s world. The digital transgender archive. Babies named after WWI battles. The 1890s fashion trend: live lizards. An 18th-century sapphist’s sexy garden. Sexuality and the modern American gossip rag. What a rare disorder says about “bad mothers.” A fascinating DNA mystery (stay for the histmed). Why did Victorians treat acid attacks so leniently? What does motherly love have to do with eugenics? Why Lane Bryant Malsin was a fashion revolutionary. Sex, contraception and abortion in Medieval England. Why is the Internet Archive preserving one man’s junk mail? Finding women’s expressions of suffering in personal writings.