Psilocybin can help cancer patients cope with depression and anxiety, according to two new studies. But will President Trump fund research in what could be a revolutionary development in psychiatry?
Nov 30, 2016
Not allowing ourselves to float aimlessly throughout life in a cloudy daze is an unquestionably hard challenge, but one we owe ourselves to face head on.
While it's been drilled into everyone's head to use condoms when having penetrative sex, few seem to be having safe oral sex.
Through the AIDS crisis and her cancer diagnosis, she taught me that all that matters in this world is love. It's a lesson that's shaped the family I call my own today.
A 14-year-old girl, who died of cancer in October, won a historic legal battle this week to have her body cryogenically frozen. But what are the practicalities of this, and what can she expect to find if she wakes up in 100 years?
Ifill was the first African American woman to host a major political talk show, breaking race and gender barriers in newscasting.
Over a million Americans will seek medical treatment outside of the United States this year, but "medical tourism" is not without serious risks.
It felt medieval when I put her in pins. It was my first time peeling down scalp and opening the skull of living human, a thrill unlike any other. Ten years and thousands of surgeries later, the experience is still branded into my own head.
I don't know if there was a specific moment when I found out my father was dying. I only remember my short life with him in two parts: when he was healthy and when he wasn't.The first time he collapsed, we thought maybe it was just from exhausti…
If you have a mean backhand and an extra $80K laying around, just send the notorious pharma bro a DM and place a bid.
"You can't just go down there, drop some money, do a photo-op, and come back," Rahul Jandial says about doctors who travel to hospitals in poor countries.
Your doctor thinks it's pneumonia, but no, it's cancer.
Dmitrij Panov details his life with stage 4 cancer on his blog "Dying With Swag."
Wondering on behalf of nonsmokers who sometimes smoke but really aren't actual smoker-smokers.
A new study suggests your vape is unhealthy, bro.
Again: Fuck you, 2016.
What it's like to balance being a supportive partner with a documentarian, when your girlfriend starts chemotherapy.
VICE Serbia meets terminally ill patients who swear by the potent treatment, despite being illegal to use and extremely expensive to get.
A new lawsuit raises a lot of questions about what exactly is in the stuff we put in our faces every morning.
Australian smokers are set to pay about $33 USD for a packet of cigarettes by 2020. We asked some of Melbourne's smokers if that was reason enough to quit.
Seriously ill patients will have access to medical marijuana with a doctor's presecription by early 2017.
Doctors at private clinics are destroying men's penises, tricking women into aborting healthy fetuses, and killing patients through negligence—so why are American companies investing millions?
It's pretty awkward being a dude with a "female disease."
It's the most common cancer affecting women, with one in eight being diagnosed at some point in our lives.