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Emil Kraepelin (1856–1926)

By: James Walter Dennert | Published: May 07, 2021

Emil Kraepelin was a physician who studied people with mental illness in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in modern-day Germany.…

Comparative psychiatryMental illnessMental DisordersDual diagnosisMental illness--Bibliography

The Mothers' Clinic

By: Ellen M. DuPont | Published: Jul 22, 2008

The Mothers' Clinic for Constructive Birth Control was established on 17 March 1921. The first family planning clinic ever established in Great…

OrganizationContraceptionOrganizationsReproductionReproductive Rights

China's First Baby Conceived through In Vitro Fertilization-Embryonic Transfer, by Zhang Lizhu's Research Team

By: Lijing Jiang | Published: Apr 27, 2011

On 10 March 1988, China's first baby conceived through human in vitro fertilization (IVF) and embryo transfer (ET), commonly referred to as a test-…


Franz Josef Kallmann (1897–1965)

By: Jessica Resnick | Published: Apr 06, 2017

Franz Josef Kallmann studied the biological and genetic factors of psychological disorders in Germany and the United States in the twentieth century…

SchizophreniapsychologyGenetic psychologyHuman GeneticsHomosexuality

2D Obstetric Ultrasound

By: Sean Cohmer | Published: Jan 01, 2012

The development of the obstetric ultrasound has allowed physicians and embryologists to obtain a clear picture of the developing human embryo and…

TechnologyUltrasonographyReproductionmedicineHuman Development

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis

By: Nathalie Antonios | Published: Mar 24, 2011

Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) involves testing for specific genetic conditions prior to the implantation of an embryo in the uterine wall.…

TechnologyPreimplantation DiagnosisReproductionFertilizationgenetic testing

Margaret Higgins Sanger (1879-1966)

By: Claudia Nunez-Eddy, Malladi Lakshmeeramya | Published: Oct 13, 2016

Margaret Higgins Sanger advocated for birth control in the United States and Europe during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.…

Planned Parenthood Federation of AmericaBirth ControlContraceptionReproductive RightsArizona

Sheldon Clark Reed (1910-2003)

By: Cassidy Possehl | Published: Jun 10, 2017

Sheldon Clark Reed helped establish the profession of genetic counseling in the US during the twentieth century. In 1947 Reed coined the term genetic…

Genetic CounselingCystic FibrosisDrosophilaGeneticsHmong Americans

“A New Vision for Advancing Our Movement for Reproductive Health, Reproductive Rights, and Reproductive Justice” (2005), by Asian Communities for Reproductive Justice (ACRJ)

By: Richa Venkatraman | Published: Nov 17, 2020

In 2005, the organization Asian Communities for Reproductive Justice, or ACRJ, published “A New Vision for Advancing Our Movement for Reproductive…

LiteratureReproductive RightsReproductive Health ServicesReproductive HealthCommunication in reproductive health

Marie Charlotte Carmichael Stopes (1880-1958)

By: Ellen M. DuPont | Published: Jul 10, 2008

Marie Charlotte Carmichael Stopes was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, on 15 October 1880 to Charlotte Carmichael Stopes, a suffragist, and Henry Stopes…

Peoplepublic healthethicsReproductionBiography

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