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Social and Legal Issuses
Public health matters affect all segments of society and inevitably impact legal actions and social issues. Controversial experiments, first generation cure attempts, and faulty medical products are examples of this reality.
Prison Health

Prison Health

1972

HIV / Aids

Hiv / Aids

February 5, 1988

Polio

Wyeth Polio Problem

August 1955

Tuskegee Syphilis Study

Tuskegee Syphilis Study

1932-1972

Toxic Shock Syndrome Lawsuit

Toxic Shock Syndrome

1980

Black Lung

Black Lung

1974

Indian Health

Health on the reservation

1914-1926

 
Eugenics

Eugenics

ca. 1973

 
 
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