Diseases

How Scared Should I Be?

How Scared Should I Be of the Rise in STDs?

Short answer: Just drop everything and get screened right now.
Mike Pearl
10.25.16
How Scared Should I Be?

How Scared Should I Be of Brain-Eating Amoebas?

Yes, they eat people's brains. No, their probably won't eat yours.
VICE Staff
9.17.16
the Earth Died Screaming Issue

The Baffling, Gruesome Plague That Is Causing Starfish to Tear Themselves to Pieces

"They twisted their arms together," a marine biologist said, "and they'd pull and pull and pull, until one of them came off... It was horrific."
Nathaniel Rich
5.13.15
Cancer

And Now This: Author Elizabeth Wurtzel Reckons with Breast Cancer

"So I have breast cancer, which like many things that happen to women is mostly a pain in the ass."
Elizabeth Wurtzel
2.6.15
News

Villagers in Kazakhstan Are Falling Asleep En Masse for No Apparent Reason

10 percent of the population are passing out in public and no one knows why.
Mark Hay
12.16.14
News

A New Report Suggests We Should Be More Worried About Drug-Resistant Bacteria Than Cancer

The UK's ​​Review on Antimicrobial Resistance says antibiotic-resistant bacteria are spreading so fast that untreatable infections might be more likely to kill any given person than cancer in 2050.
Mike Pearl
12.16.14
Stuff

I Have the Worst Headache in the World

It's called a cluster headache, it can last for months and it's complete fucking torture.
Towanda Rules
11.11.14
VICE News

The Fight Against Ebola

VICE News visits the Liberian health workers on the front lines in the fight against the disease.
VICE News
10.8.14
The VICE Report

The Return of the Black Death

Plague returns to Madagascar’s rural highlands.
Benjamin Shapiro
9.23.14
The Humongous Fungus Among Us Issue

The Hot Zone: Black Death Returns to Madagascar

The black plague returns to Madagascar’s rural highlands.
Benjamin Shapiro
9.21.14
Stuff

How a Cat Parasite Affects Your Behaviour, Mental Health and Sex Drive

An interview about Toxoplasma with an expert who has Toxoplasmosis.
Roc Morin
9.18.14
News

Should We Panic About the Strain of Deadly Meningitis Hitting the Gay Community?

How worried should we be?
Mitchell Sunderland
4.19.13
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