Category «Medical Malpractice»

Rosemary Kennedy

Rose Marie Kennedy , known as Rosemary Kennedy ( 13 as September as 1918 – 7 as January as 2005 ) was the third descendant and the first child of the marriage of Joseph Patrick Kennedy and Rose Elizabeth Kennedy . At the age of 23, she underwent a lobotomy that left her incapacitated for …

David Reimer

David Reimer (August 22, 1965 as Bruce Reimer – May 5, 2004 ) was a Canadian who was born as a male but was sexually reassigned and turned into a woman after his penis was accidentally destroyed during his circumcision . The psychologist John Money oversaw his case, considering that the reallocation of Reimer was …

Medical negligence

The negligence medical is an act evil done by a health care provider who deviates from the accepted standards in the medical community and causing any injury to the patient . It is to have done not appropriate acts or, for not having had the diligence required for the particular case. That is, not having …

Christine Maggiore

Christine Joy Maggiore ( Chicago , July 25 , 1956 – Los Angeles , December 27, 2008) was an HIV positive activist who promoted the position that HIV is not the cause of AIDS . 1 2 She was the founder of the Alive & Well AIDS Alternatives organization that questions the relationship between HIV …

Medical torture

Medical torture describes the intervention and active participation on certain occasions of medical professionals in acts of torture, either to know what victims may be able to endure, to apply treatments that intensify torture, or as torture itself. Medical torture may involve the practitioner’s medical knowledge to facilitate interrogation, corporal punishment for human experimentation, or …