"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.
There's a new campaign to remind people of the painkiller's medicinal purposes.
You're supposed to get better there, but you can get so much worse.
The exam room was set up so the inmate sat between me and the bright red panic button.
A newspaper investigation found that disinfectant used in Romanian operating rooms was ten times weaker than it should have been, and the people are angry.
The Panama Papers revealed how a lot of rich people hide their money, but there are supposedly non-shady reasons to conceal your assets. What are they?
In many ways, Brookdale University Hospital's emergency room—one of the busiest in New York City—acts as a bizarro microcosm of the inequitable American healthcare system.
The NHS's health secretary wants junior doctors to work until 10 PM without overtime and add Saturday to their normal working week. We met some of the physicians who are protesting this proposition.
Restaurant 999 specializes in three canine classics: Coconut dog curry, dog meat sour soup with red ants, and flame-grilled dog.
The tests have little scientific basis, but could save a life.
Everyone makes mistakes.
Last week, Dr. Lisa Tseng was found guilty of second-degree murder for writing prescriptions that led to patient overdoses. But it's not clear that punishing doctors will help addicts in need.
Turns out black kids are five times less likely to opioids when being treated for acute appendicitis.
While intrauterine devices are now as popular as condoms with American teens, less than 3 percent of Australian women use them.
Young women are increasingly less comfortable talking about their lady bits, and it's compromising their health.
When my childhood best friend was diagnosed with late-stage breast cancer, she was 26 years old, beautiful, and athletic—and there was no tell-tale "lump."
We talked to some doctors about the work strains that are making them feel anxious and despondent.
They're a response to a growing number of Australian women wanting to change the structure and appearance of their healthy vaginas.
An ALS researcher is grateful for your money.
Aura Medical Corporation ran a chain of facilities where people could treat depression, bipolar disorder, and PTSD with ketamine—but these clinics were recently shut down amid controversy.
Is the outrage-inspiring clip produced by anti-abortion activists a smoking gun or a cheap propaganda trick?
Doctors in Venezuela have been behaving abominably on Instagram.
A new paper from Dr. Powel Kazanjian theorizes that the famous Plague of Athens was caused by the same virus that has decimated West Africa in recent years.
"It's all about profit and not about compassion or about care."