Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Vídeos sobre la Sífilis

Pox: Genius, Madness, And The Mysteries Of SyphilisPox: Genius, Madness, And The Mysteries Of SyphilisFrom Beethoven to Oscar Wilde, from Van Gogh to Hitler, Deborah Hayden throws new light on the effects of syphilis on the lives and works of seminal f... Read More >
Bad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, New and Expanded EditionBad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, New and Expanded EditionFrom 1932 to 1972, the United States Public Health Service conducted a non-therapeutic experiment involving over 400 black male sharecroppers infected... Read More >
Tuskegee's Truths: Rethinking the Tuskegee Syphilis Study (Studies in Social Medicine)Tuskegee's Truths: Rethinking the Tuskegee Syphilis Study (Studies in Social Medicine)Between 1932 and 1972, approximately six hundred African American men in Alabama served as unwitting guinea pigs in what is now considered one of the ... Read More >
HISTORY OF SYPHILIS: A night with Venus, a lifetime with Mercury: De Morbo GallicoHISTORY OF SYPHILIS: A night with Venus, a lifetime with Mercury: De Morbo GallicoIn 1025 the Persian physician Abu Ali al- Hussein, known as Avicenna (980-1037), in his book "Qanun fit-Tibb at", translated into Latin by Gerardo da ... Read More >
Zois in Nighttown: Prostitution and Syphilis in the Trieste of James Joyce and Italo Svevo (1880-1920)Zois in Nighttown: Prostitution and Syphilis in the Trieste of James Joyce and Italo Svevo (1880-1920)What was 'Nighttown' to James Joyce? Was it merely the sordid bordello district of Dublin where women could be purchased for a few shillings, or was i... Read More >
Sex, Sin, and Science: A History of Syphilis in America (Healing Society: Disease, Medicine, and History)Sex, Sin, and Science: A History of Syphilis in America (Healing Society: Disease, Medicine, and History)

Social and cultural factors, as well as medical ones, help to shape the way we understand and react to diseases. In the case of a disease associat... Read More >

The History of SyphilisThe History of Syphilis

From its appearance in Europe at the end of the fifteenth century until its cure with the discovery of penicillin, syphilis has inspired wildly var... Read More >

HISTORY OF SYPHILISHISTORY OF SYPHILISIn 1025 the Persian physician Abu Ali al- Hussein, known as Avicenna (980-1037), in his book "Qanun fit-Tibb at", translated into Latin by Gerardo d... Read More >