Essays Tagged: "Henrietta Lacks"

the immortal life of henrietta lacks

[Type text] [Type text] [Type text]1The Immortal Life of Henrietta LacksIn the 1950s doctors didn't have to ask for consent and the patients just did what th ... d the patients just did what their doctors told them to do no questions asked. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot tells a true story about a 31 year old African American woman that ... ho would kidnap black folks off the street at night and do awful treatments and experiment on them. Henrietta never thought a part of her would be the next test subject when she went to Johns Hopkins ...

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Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases