The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks – HeLa Cells
That’s what I was talking about (on my last post)
I’m finishing Rebecca Skloot’s account of the story behind the HeLa cells. I can’t tell how much of my fascination with this book comes from the uncanniness of the story itself and how much comes from Skloot’s incredible mastery of the art of reporting a real story. It’s a non-fiction work but it looks like […]
“The Way of All Flesh” by BBC’s Adam Curtis on “HeLa” Cells
Boyfriend Cary is reading the very same book.
International Women’s Day
I came to know about this video while reading the book “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” by Rebbeca Skloot – page 81 of the e-book edition, to be more exact. The video and the words below are embedded from what has been puclished on Google Video. The Way of All Flesh […]
Tomorrow, Monday, March 8th, we have International Women’s Day coming. To remark the importance of such date, me and the psychologist from one of the clinics where I work will be doing a workshop on Women’s Health & Violence Against Women. The target public is selected women from factories and offices whom, for reasons too […]