Health

The VICE Guide to Right Now

South Korea Is Lifting Its 66-Year-Old Ban on Abortions

In a landmark ruling, a South Korean court has ordered lawmakers to revise the ban by the end of 2020.
Mustika Hapsoro
4.12.19
microbiome

A Look at the Trillions of Microorganisms That Live in and on You

Scientists are continuing to learn what the microbiome does for our health, and how certain diseases and disorders are associated with changes in your microbes.
Shayla Love
4.12.19
Health

The Women Who Give Birth Without Knowing They're Pregnant

'Cryptic pregnancies' are extremely rare, and the true stories behind how they happen are both complicated and traumatic.
Nana Baah
4.11.19
SEX

Why Climbing Mt Everest Gives People Weird Erections

We spoke to a mountaineer about the effect high altitude has on blood pressure... and dicks.
Laura Roscioli
4.5.19
Drugs

For $1,000, These 'Sitters' Will Save You from a Bad Acid Trip

Yes, being a professional trip sitter is actually a job.
Cole Kazdin
4.3.19
psychedelics

When Psychedelics Make Your Last Months Alive Worth Living

“I am at peace with what’s next. The more I prepare to say goodbye, the more at peace I become with that reality."
Donovan Farley
4.2.19
Drugs

LSD Brings Your Brain to the Edge of Chaos

This new LSD study is like an acid trip all on its own.
Shayla Love
4.2.19
reproductive rights

Nigerian Hospitals Are Locking Up Women Unable to Pay Their Childbirth Bills

Fashion designer Folake Oduyoye died in custody in 2016 after her hospital refused to discharge her until she paid her outstanding bill. Her death is part of a global phenomenon known as hospital detention.
Emma Bryce
Wana Udobang
4.1.19
Health

I Tried ‘Free Bleeding’ and It Wasn’t a Total Disaster

Not using tampons for a whole cycle completely changed the way I think about my period.
Aurora Tejeida
4.1.19
Health

I Can’t Get Out of Bed Without Masturbating

I’m comatose until I cum. I decided to find out why.
Isabelle Kohn
3.26.19
Sex

Why Are All These Adults Not Wearing Condoms??? An Investigation

According to a recent study, most people forego protection during casual sex even though they know they probably shouldn't.
Maria Yagoda
3.25.19
Health

Chinese Woman Almost Dies After Injecting Herself with Fruit Juice

Don't try this at home.
Edoardo Liotta
3.22.19
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