Psychosis

Weed

We Fact Checked an ER Doctor Who Said Weed Edibles Can Kill Kids

She got a lot of things wrong.
Manisha Krishnan
8.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Donald Trump Will Never Be Invited on 'Between Two Ferns'

"I wouldn't have somebody on that's so mentally challenged," host Zach Galifianakis said of the Republican nominee. "I feel like I'd be taking advantage of him."
VICE Staff
9.26.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

​Heavy Pot Smokers' Brains Rewired to Prefer Weed to Other Good Things, Science Suggests

The participants chose bongs and pipes over bananas and apples. But can you really blame them?
Jake Kivanc
6.8.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

​Teens Smoking Pot Are More Likely To Be Paranoid and Hallucinate, New Study Says

Fuck, did you hear that? I think someone's at the door.
Jake Kivanc
5.10.16
Stuff

Meth Bugs Are Rare and Imaginary but They'll Make You Tear Your Skin Off

Anti-drug campaigns make meth bugs look like the benchmark for addiction, but the truth is that you don't need meth to see them, and some meth addicts never do.
Royce Kurmelovs
10.27.15
Stuff

Can the Long History of 'Madness' Help in Our Understanding of Mental Health Today?

We talked to sociologist Andrew Scull about his new book <i>Madness in Civilization</i>, which traces the history of mental health disorders over 3000 years.
Johannes Neiderhauser
5.20.15
The VICE Guide to Mental Health

Inside Britain's Mental Health Crisis

A national bed shortage means people are being shunted all over the country for hospital care. Kids are waiting over two years for treatment and being admitted to adult psychiatric wards. What's happening?
Andrew McNicoll
4.27.15
The VICE Guide to Mental Health

This Is What It's Like to Be Committed to a British Mental Ward

We spoke to people who have experienced both voluntary and involuntary sectioning under the 1983 Mental Health Act.
Cat McShane
4.27.15
News

A Stanford Medical School Student Was Arrested for Poisoning Her Classmates' Water Bottles

The suspect had recently sought psychological care and has claimed to be suffering from insomnia, dizziness, depression, and "a disconnection from reality" at the time of the poisonings.
Jennifer Schaffer
4.1.15
News

We Asked an Aviation Psychiatry Expert Why Pilots Might Have Psychotic Breaks

Why would someone like copilot Andreas Lubitz crash a plane deliberately when he seemed so healthy and happy?
Mike Pearl
3.27.15
Film

This Filmmaker Interviewed a Bunch of People Who Are Convinced They're Jesus Christ

In the documentary &#34;Looking for Jesus (2012—....),&#34; artist Katarzyna Kozyra speaks with men exhibiting symptoms of Jerusalem Syndrome.
Zach Sokol
2.5.15