Doctors and Nurses Addicted to Opioids Are Often Barred from the Most Effective Treatment
Taking proven medications like buprenorphine and methadone could mean losing their medical licenses.
Emma Yasinski, Kaiser Health News
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People Told Us Their Worst Experiences Working in Nursing
A career as a nurse can mean being assaulted, undervalued, and long shifts with no breaks.
Doctors and Emergency Workers Tell Us About the Toll of Treating Gunshot Victims
After the NRA told doctors to stay in their lane on gun control, many spoke out about the visceral results of gun violence.
Markelle Fultz is Why We Should Leave Medical Diagnoses to the Experts
Most people writing and opining about Markelle Fultz's strange start to his NBA career are not doctors. That's a problem.
Here Comes the Legal Case for Medicinal Psychedelics
BC therapist Bruce Tobin is striving to give end-of-life cancer patients magic mushrooms in a clinical setting.
Doctors Met Up To Talk About Weed and Some Petty Drama Went Down
These beefing MDs need to spark one.
The Corruption I Saw Working for a Greek Public Hospital
Number one: giving money to a doctor before surgery is a no-no, but after the operation it's just a "thank you present".
An ER Doc Explains How Not To End Up on Life Support
While young people are the least likely to think end of life wishes, it’s often young people who experience catastrophic injuries.
Dr. Blair Bigham
Doctors Who Hate Drug Users Are Fueling the Opioid Crisis
SPOS—or subhuman piece of shit—is old hospital slang for drug users. That attitude is still all over America's response to a drug epidemic.
What I Learned Treating Newly Arrived Refugees for Ten Years
Vancouver’s Bridge Refugee Clinic, which has welcomed 50,000 refugees since it opened, is slated to close next month.
Dr. Martina Scholtens
The Moms Who Smoke Pot While Pregnant
On a new episode of VICELAND's 'WEEDIQUETTE,' Krishna meets up with an expectant mom who smokes, a medical expert advising against it, and a researcher fighting for a mother's right to get high.
Doctors Don’t Understand Why Many Women Suffer Chronic Pelvic Pain
Women are consistently dismissed for reporting symptoms of an under-researched disorder.