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.
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".
Doctors Who Hate Drug Users Are Fuelling the US 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.
Meet the Man Helping Patients Bring Cheap HIV-Preventing Drugs to Canada
The Calgary nurse got the idea from ‘Dallas Buyers Club.’
Your Phone Can Tell When You're Depressed
But should it?
Bloody Shits and Shitloads of Weed – What It’s Like Having Ass Cancer
I have stage four rectal cancer and I will fight it my way.
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The Strangest Gifts Serbian Doctors Have Received from Patients
Are you bribing your doctor or just saying thanks for that time she saved your leg?
How a Fertility Doctor Impregnated Patients with His Own Sperm
Dr Karbaat secretly fathered at least 19 donor-conceived children in his own fertility clinic.
How Trumpcare Could Cause a New Crisis in America's Emergency Rooms
If the AHCA becomes law, more uninsured people could crowd the country's ERs and rack up impossible-to-pay medical bills—which would be bad for patients, hospitals, and taxpayers.
Why Is the Suicide Rate Among Vets So High?
We spoke to veterinarian mental health charity Vetlife to find out why.
What It's Like to Become a Doctor During an Opioid Crisis
How do you handle an epidemic that doctors before you had a hand in creating?
The Beauty of the British Hospital Canteen
Despite funding cuts and back door privatisation, the NHS is still Britain’s greatest achievement. And where better to taste that founding spirit of care and social justice than in its communal dining spaces?