The Dark History of Medical Scandals

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Uncover the controversies in medicine’s past
By The Blinkist Curators

What's it about?

The history of medicine is not simply one of triumph and progress - it’s also marked by controversies and moral quandaries. This collection dives into some of the most shocking medical scandals, shedding light on the ethical breaches and the pursuit of knowledge at any cost. You’ll discover the stories of patients who became unwitting subjects, explore the pursuit of corporate profit over public health, and uncover how misinformation can cloud scientific study.

The Dark History of Medical Scandals

Uncover the controversies in medicine’s past
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