pain

Sports

Life Lessons from Three of the World’s Most Brutal Sports

Pain is a teacher for Eric Spicely, pro-wrestler, skateboarder, and MMA fighter.
Cole Nowicki
4.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

When Women's Pain Isn't Taken Seriously

In the UK, hysteroscopies—a procedure by which doctors examine the inside of the uterus—are routinely performed without any form of pain relief. But for some women, the experience can be unbearably painful.
VICE Staff
1.24.19
VICE TONIC

The Family That Doesn't Feel Pain

Their genes could lead to treatment options for people with chronic pain.
Shayla Love
7.23.18
Life Inside

When My Prison Lost Power It Was Like 'The Purge' in Real Life

As night fell, nerves got rattled and rumors flew.
Derek R. Trumbo, Sr.
4.20.18
Art

Meet the Melbourne Artist Pushing S&M to the Bleeding Edge

For "Jilf," blood and trauma is all about empowerment.
Fareed Kaviani
3.29.18
Beauty

The Joys and Horrors of Waxing Strangers' Genitals

An experienced waxer explains in painful detail how much farting and sexual harassment she deals with in her job.
Anonymous
3.7.18
News

An Ontario Woman Died After Controversial Vaginal Mesh Surgery

A mesh implant meant to support pelvic organs after childbirth comes with some truly nightmarish risks.
Sarah Berman
12.5.17
Life Inside

Shanking Guys in a Prison Fight Was When I Hit Rock Bottom

I’m not thinking. I’m not human. I’m what a prison made of me.
Demetrius Buckley
11.17.17
Op-Eds

How to Process Pain at an Eminem Show

For the past 20 years he’s showcased his past, supporting his listeners through turmoil. But has either party ever really moved on?
Ryan Bassil
8.30.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch The War On Drugs Play "Pain" on 'Kimmel'

'A Deeper Understanding' is out August 25.
Noisey Staff
8.10.17
lies

A Ring of Lies: We Did NOT Find The Inventor Of 'The Circle Game'

Bonds were broken, lives affected, perhaps forever.
Joe Bish
7.31.17
student loans

Why It's So Hard to Declare Bankruptcy on Your Student Loans

As Sallie Mae and Navient are accused of pushing subprime loans, one activist-expert says we're missing a much bigger point about how student debt works.
Allie Conti
4.13.17
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