The truth about medical experimentation on African-Americans

Medical experimentation on African-Americans is probably one of the most darkest areas within medical ethics, and something that has happened unfortunately many times in the past. I'm going to talk about six key events that I think are crucial when discussing medical experimentation in relation to race and culture. One of the first truths of … Continue reading The truth about medical experimentation on African-Americans

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MALAYSIAN GP: How it all went down this weekend

This weekend saw Formula 1 drivers battle out in Malaysia for positions, points and podium places. It was also the birthday of this weekend's race winner, Max Verstappen, so a huge happy birthday and congratulations to him! Although Hamilton didn't unfortunately win the race, he still managed to achieve P2 and maintain a comfortable lead in … Continue reading MALAYSIAN GP: How it all went down this weekend

BOOK OF RECOMMENDATION: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

I stumbled across this book in probably quite an unusual way- lying down on my school's library floor. Stressed and tired from my first year of A-Levels, I resorted to staring at my library ceiling contemplating life when I sighed and caught the eye of what was a very interesting book cover. 'No dead woman … Continue reading BOOK OF RECOMMENDATION: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Formula 1 Pirelli Magyar Nadgydij Grand Prix 2017 in Budapest, Hungary

Sebastian Vettel won the Hungarian Grand Prix. Yep, Vettel won. He won despite problems with his Ferrari and a valiant attack by title rival Lewis Hamilton. This is without a doubt disappointing for other Hamilton fans besides myself, because Vettel is now getting ahead of Hamilton in terms of points for the championship. The ending … Continue reading Formula 1 Pirelli Magyar Nadgydij Grand Prix 2017 in Budapest, Hungary

Why I’ve been using Simple Skincare for 6 years and haven’t looked back since

Today, I wanted to talk to you about something of a personal interest of mine: skincare. I'm a HUGE lover of skincare and from a very young age, I've always been wanting to try new skincare products and make my skin as clear as it possibly could be. Fortunately, I am blessed to have inherited … Continue reading Why I’ve been using Simple Skincare for 6 years and haven’t looked back since

How Henry Cotton removed body parts, convinced it would improve mental health

Lately, I've been researching into cases of malpractice between doctors and patients, medical legislation, and the role of the NHS- all part of my EPQ research. There was one piece of information that I found particularly interesting and want to share it with you all today. This post is all about Henry Cotton and his approach … Continue reading How Henry Cotton removed body parts, convinced it would improve mental health