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Boston Women’s Health Book Collective, later Our Bodies Ourselves (1969–)

By: Rainey Horwitz | Published: Sep 06, 2019

The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective was a women’s health organization headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, that published the informational…

OrganizationfeminismReproductive HealthEqual RightsHealth education of women

“A Comparison of the Menstruation and Education Experiences of Girls in Tanzania, Ghana, Cambodia, and Ethiopia” (2014), by Marni Sommer, T. Mokoah Nana Ackatia-Armah, Susan Connolly, and Dana Smiles

By: Emily Santora | Published: Apr 13, 2021

In their 2014 article “A Comparison of the Menstruation and Education Experiences of Girls in Tanzania, Ghana, Cambodia, and Ethiopia,” hereafter “…

LiteratureMenstruationMenstrual CycleFeminine Hygiene ProductsMenstrual cycle--Psychological aspects
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“Anatomy of the Clitoris” (2005) by Helen E. O’Connell, Kalavampara V. Sanjeevan, and John M. Hutson

By: Baylee A. Edwards | Published: Nov 13, 2023

In 2005, Helen O’Connell and colleagues published “Anatomy of the Clitoris,” a review article, in The Journal of Urology. The article was one of the…

Female orgasmGenital Organs, FemaleGenitalia, Female

Thesis: Socioeconomic and Cultural Ideas of Endometriosis in Low and Middle-Income Countries: A Narrative Literature Review

By: Emily Santora | Published: Mar 17, 2021

Endometriosis is a condition characterized by the growth of the endometrium, or the tissue that lines the uterus, outside of the uterus, and it is…

EndometriosisMenstruation--Social aspectsMenstruationEducation, MedicalMainstreaming, Education

Barbara McClintock (1902-1992)

By: Federica Turriziani Colonna | Published: Jul 05, 2014

Barbara McClintock worked on genetics in corn (maize) plants and spent most of her life conducting research at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in…

McClintock, Barbara, 1902-1992ChromosomesTransposonsCornDNA Transposable Elements

Ernst Gräfenberg (1881–1957)

By: Baylee A. Edwards | Published: Nov 17, 2022

Ernst Gräfenberg was a physician and researcher who studied sexology, the study of human sexuality, in both Germany and the United States during the…

G spotFemale orgasmGynecologySexology--ResearchWorld War, 1914-1918

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

"The Origin and Behavior of Mutable Loci in Maize" (1950), by Barbara McClintock

By: Federica Turriziani-Colonna | Published: Oct 24, 2014

The Origin and Behavior of Mutable Loci in Maize, by Barbara McClintock, was published in 1950 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…

LiteratureMcClintock, Barbara, 1902-1992ChromosomesTransposonsCorn

Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act (1990)

By: Jonathan LaTourelle | Published: Dec 19, 2014

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 1990 established the legal framework that governs infertility treatment, medical services ancillary to…

LawEmbryo transplantationReproductive technologyWarnock, Mary, 1808-1900Human reproductive technology

Eduard Friedrich Wilhelm Pflüger (1829-1910)

By: Megan Kearl | Published: Jun 22, 2012

Eduard Friedrich Wilhelm Pflüger was a physiologist known for his research on respiration, the respiratory quotient, experimenting on the effects of…

PeopleRespiratory quotientRespirationEmbryologyEmbryos

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