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Medicine



link to catalog page KIERNAN, Embargoed Science Author: Vincent Kiernan
Pub Date: August 2006

The invisible influence of an elitist embargo on knowledge The "embargo's" impact on public knowledge about important science and medical news   learn more...

link to catalog page RUZIC, Racing to a Cure

Racing to a Cure

A Cancer Victim Refuses Chemotherapy and Finds Tomorrow's Cures in Today's Scientific Laboratories

Author: Neil Ruzic
Pub Date: February 2006

A Cancer Memoir detailing the serach for new biotherapies in cancer treatment while encouraging others to research, question, and become self-advocates for their own treatments.   learn more...

link to catalog page, Diagnoses in Assyrian and Babylonian Medicine

Diagnoses in Assyrian and Babylonian Medicine

Ancient Sources, Translations, and Modern Medical Analyses

Author: Translated and with Commentary by JoAnn Scurlock and Burton R. Andersen
Pub Date: August 2005

The only comprehensive analysis of the earliest recorded medical literature   learn more...

link to catalog page JAMES, Genital Cutting and Transnational Sisterhood Author: Edited by Stanlie M. James and Claire C. Robertson
Pub Date: Cloth: 2002; Paper: 2005

A powerful challenge to Western representations of female genital cutting   learn more...

link to catalog page, Japanese American Midwives

Japanese American Midwives

Culture, Community, and Health Politics, 1880-1950

Author: Susan L. Smith
Pub Date: October 2005

The separate but unequal politics of health affecting American minority women   learn more...

link to catalog page, Long Time, No See Author: Beth Finke
Pub Date: September 2004

A fascinating and inspiring biography of an extraordinary ordinary woman dealing with much more than a fair share of life’s challenges   learn more...

link to catalog page CREAMER, Delia's Doctors; or, A Glance behind the Scenes Author: Hannah Gardner Creamer
Pub Date: October 2003

A lost 19th century novel focused on several women's issues, especially female health; with a fascinating overview of mid-nineteenth-century medical practices.   learn more...

link to catalog page GORDON, Heroes of Their Own Lives

Heroes of Their Own Lives

The Politics and History of Family Violence--Boston, 1880-1960

Author: Linda Gordon
Pub Date: April 2002

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link to catalog page SAVITT, Medicine and Slavery

Medicine and Slavery

The Diseases and Health Care of Blacks in Antebellum Virginia

Author: Todd L. Savitt
Pub Date: May 2002

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link to catalog page LEVY, Ritual Medical Lore of Sephardic Women

Ritual Medical Lore of Sephardic Women

Sweetening the Spirits, Healing the Sick

Author: Isaac Jack Lévy and Rosemary Lévy Zumwalt
Pub Date: December 2002

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