Tag Archives: Face

‘God was there’: A year after landmark Canadian transplant, Maurice Desjardins is learning to live with another man’s face

“Gun cleaner shoots self” — Ottawa Sun headline, Jan. 12, 2011NOTRE-DAME-DE-LA-SALETTE, Que. — On the mantel inside the Desjardins house, which hugs Lac de l’Argile, a mountain lake about an hour’s drive northeast of Ottawa, there are no framed photos of Maurice Desjardins taken after what the family calls only “the accident.” There’s a picture… Read More »

Trans teens face higher sexual assault risk when schools restrict bathrooms

(Reuters Health) – Transgender adolescents may be less likely to be sexually assaulted when they can use school bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity rather than their sex assigned at birth, a U.S. survey suggests. The survey of 3,673 trans and nonbinary teens in American middle schools and high schools found that… Read More »

Theranos Is A Cautionary Tale For European Deeptech: Staring Our Complicity In The Face

Elizabeth Holmes in her now infamous pose showcasing the ‘one drop of blood’ she and Theranos became known for.HBO We’ve all – by now – heard the story of Theranos. We’ve all picked apart the effects the exposure has had for each of the players in the game – the patients, the investors, the ex-Theranos… Read More »