Tag: History of Science

Missing Data: How the Exclusion of Female Subjects from Medical Research Hurts Science

Missing Data: How the Exclusion of Female Subjects from Medical Research Hurts Science

In trying to improve human health, research has left out a huge portion of humanity. This bias doesn’t just hurt women, it impedes the progress of medicine.

When The Empire Strikes Back: A Biography of Cancer and Our Battles Against It

A couple of years ago, I read what was easily the best work of nonfiction that I had ever read. As I am an avid consumer of nonfiction books and documentaries, that statement alone should speak for itself. Within a few pages of reading Siddhartha…