Sexual health and the preservation of eugenically valuable British servicemen.
Tag: history of medicine
Many in the trans community feared the power that a psychiatric diagnosis lends professionals over trans lives.
Brazil now faces both a mounting health crisis and the opportunity to revise the parameters of reproductive rights.
Cancer was a venereal disease to be considered alongside syphilis and gonorrhoea.
Venereal diseases became a means through which colonial elites and moral reformers condemned, surveilled, and made medical interventions against the Jamaican masses.
If you’re looking for evidence about bodies in history, it doesn’t get harder than skeletons.
Modernization of menstrual sex resulted in an emphasis on sexual availability and variety without fundamentally altering gender hierarchies.