Category: Disability

Disability Eugenics Japan

Japan’s Justice Ministry in 1949 tolerated “body restraint, anesthesia and deception”

“The predecessor to the Justice Ministry tolerated “body restraint, anesthesia and deception” in “truly necessary and unavoidable” cases of the forced sterilization of people with disabilities under the now-defunct eugenics law.”

Disability Health Japan

Hiroshima hopes to improve diagnosis and treatment for those with developmental disabilities

“A person in charge of the prefectural disabilities support staff hopes they “can make it possible to strengthen cooperation with stakeholders who know the daily living situation of children by allowing them to receive medical treatment at familiar medical institutions in the area. I’d like to make it possible for a strong support.”