In 1918 over 100 women were convicted for infecting a member of the armed forces with VD.
Tag: venereal disease
Brieux’s plot featured a main character wrestling with the physical and social ramifications of syphilis.
Sex workers, working as peer researchers, mapped the epidemiology of HIV in 1985.
John of Gaunt ‘died of putrefaction of his genitals and body’.
VD was often associated with immorality.
On July 26, 1942, a solider in the U.S. military found out that he had recently contracted a venereal disease.
The ‘French disease’ erupted in Europe in 1495.