medication

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'Birth Control,' Today's Comic by Tara Booth

Tara is feeling frisky after finishing her first week of birth control.
Tara Booth
11.13.18
mental health

How to Tell if You Should See a Psychiatrist Versus a Psychologist

As a general rule, television shows and movies completely screw this up.
Markham Heid
8.27.18
mental health

How Can You Treat Someone Who Doesn't Think They're Mentally Ill?

Laws are being passed that make it possible to compel people to receive treatment for health problems they don’t believe they have.
Carrie Arnold
8.8.18
depression

Parents Need to Do More For Teens With Depression

If you don't let your kid get treated for mental health issues, is that neglect?
Michael Shapiro
6.4.18
mental health

When Will You Be Able to Use Ketamine For Social Anxiety?

Yet another study has heroed the drug as a potential treatment for severe mental disorders, this time for social anxiety disorder. But there's a while to go until we can take it as a pill or spray — especially where anxiety is concerned.
Rebecca Kamm
2.2.18
TFW

Three People Share How They Fought Depression and Won

"There was a moment with friends when I looked around and felt, for the first time in a really long time, happy."
VICE Staff
9.20.17
Views On My Own

Getting a PhD Is Bad for Your Mental Health

No shit. It’s why I quit.
Drew Brown
8.8.17
HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA

Getting High on HIV Medication

Hamilton Morris travels to South Africa to study how the medicine became part of a drug cocktail called "nyaope."
Hamilton Morris
3.31.14
HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA

Getting High on HIV Medication - Trailer

In 1998, the antiretroviral drug efavirenz was approved for treatment of HIV infection, and patients soon began to report hallucinations. Hamilton Morris travels to South Africa to interview efavirenz abusers and dealers and study how the life-saving...
Hamilton Morris
3.21.14