disease

The VICE Guide to Right Now

China to Start Human Testing for a Vaccine That Will Cure HIV

With no known cure for HIV till date, the vaccine is being seen as a promising antidote to the HIV virus if it’s successful on the 160 volunteers.
Pallavi Pundir
7.22.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Town in Mongolia Was Quarantined After a Couple Died of Plague From Eating Raw Squirrel Meat

Having caused close to 50,000 human cases during the last two decades, plague is now categorised as a re-emerging disease.
Shamani Joshi
5.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Skrillex’s Music Can Be Used as Mosquito Repellent, Study Finds

Researchers observed mosquitoes sucked less blood and had less sex when exposed to the song "Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites."
Gavin Butler
4.2.19
evolution

Scientists Dressed Horses Like Zebras to Figure Out Why They Have Stripes

The experiment aimed to resolve the longstanding debate over the evolutionary purpose of zebra stripes.
Becky Ferreira
2.21.19
body

Thousands of People Voted on the Grossest Thing in the World

There are six categories of things that most people find disgusting.
Jesse Hicks
7.3.18
Health

Surprise! Most of Your Vitamin Supplements Do Nothing

In fact, B3 vitamins are slightly upping your chance of death.
VICE Staff
5.31.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Plague Is Back

Nostalgia has peaked with the return of the Black Death.
Wendy Syfret
10.30.17
VICE TONIC

Oral Sex Is Fueling the Global Spread of Untreatable Gonorrhea

Now in 50 countries. We repeat: UNTREATABLE.
Ed Cara
10.16.17
Health

All the Stupid Ways People Try to Cure My Incurable Disease

If you're wasted and not a trained professional, chances are you're not going to be much help.
Dominic Hoey
7.19.17
Questions

How Long Could Humans Live If We Cured All Disease?

Unfortunately it's a very big "if."
Corin Faife
5.3.17
How Scared Should I Be?

How Scared Should I Be of Zika?

Should I give a shit about a virus that causes a mild fever, even if I'm not planning to get pregnant? (Answer: yes)
Mike Pearl
8.11.16
Art

Kaleidoscopic MRI Art Brings Beauty to Neurological Illness

Artist Elizabeth Jameson redefines her multiple sclerosis with vibrant prints of her brain.
Shelby Hartman
6.27.16
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