Category: News Round Up

Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-Fatal Victorian fashion.
-Public health on Ellis Island.
-The 10 best hospital novels.
-The occult and the telephone.
-The woman who invented Iraq.
-The Victorian Meme Machine.
-The queen of patent medicines.

Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-The myth of the flapper?
-Dangerous Victorian fashions.
-Deadly dollhouse dioramas.
-Everyday life in a secret city.
-How I was saved from the Titanic.
-A naughty Victorian pop-up book.
-The man who was immune to AIDS.

Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-It’s made of people!!
-What creates memories?
-What exactly is a diagnosis?
-On the trail of black cowboys.
-Mark Twain on masturbation.
-The history of the humble knish.

Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-A brief history of the toilet.
-Want to smell like a Viking?
-How to be a beauty, circa 1787.
-Heroin addiction, then and now.
-Can a cholera vaccine stop an epidemic?

Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-The latest moral panic.
-The case for reparations.
-The history of stranger danger.
-On history, racism, and ice cream.
-The history of the men’s white shirt.
-Century-old time capsule mystery solved.

Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-E. coli and bacterial sex.
-Rare footage of FDR walking.
-Leprosy vaccine scientist dies.
-Poverty among Holocaust survivors.
-Can the measles vaccine cure cancer?
-The racist roots of common phrases.
-The 19th-century vegetable version of Viagra.

Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-Vintage Vegas!
-‘Till sickness do us part…
-The lost village of New York City.
-Maternal deaths falling worldwide.
-Polio is now an international emergency.
-Chasing death camp guards with new tools.
-What is the C-section rate of your hospital?

Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-WWI in photos.
-Oral histories of the homeless.
-Historians vs. the Nixon Library.
-Why the passenger pigeon went extinct.
-A people’s history of Muslims in the U.S.
-Early modern remedies for unwanted lust.
-Portraits of early 20th century gay culture.

Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-Before Stonewall.
-Vintage black glamour.
-Painkillers and pregnant women.
-Images from the 1964 World’s Fair.
-Photos from a 1953 polygamist raid.
-Mapping disease in the 19th century.
-Why the Ludlow Massacre still matters.
-The erotics of shaving in Victorian Britain.

Sunday Morning Medicine

By Jacqueline Antonovich

-How Americans die.
-The dogs of the Titanic.
-The myth of the burning bras.
-A trip to a very morbid museum.
-The search for lost New Deal art.
-Want to read Susan Sontag’s emails?