An article written by Susan M. Reverby, a professor of women’s studies at Wellesley College, has uncovered details on a study conducted between 1946 and 1948 in Guatemala, which involved experiments on Guatemalans. Essentially, the Public Health Service (PHS) inoculated people with syphilis.
|By: Kevin Gosztola Friday October 1, 2010 6:44 pm|
|By: Kevin Gosztola Friday August 6, 2010 9:01 am|
A good amount of documentation on the involvement of psychologists in the torture and abuse of detainees or “terror suspects.” And, a new study provides even more revelations on the involvement of physicians making it increasingly clear that medical professionals put limits on ethical standards they were expected to follow in order to help the CIA interrogate detainees
|By: debbierlus Tuesday March 23, 2010 1:49 pm|
‘As much as we would like to join the celebration of the House’s passage of the health bill last night, in good conscience we cannot. We take no comfort in seeing aspirin dispensed for the treatment of cancer.’
|By: dteam Tuesday November 17, 2009 8:10 am|
As long as women receive care and coverage that is both separate and unequal, health care reform efforts will serve to perpetuate centuries of oppression and discrimination by insidiously denying women reproductive freedom – the right to a choice…