Health

Birth

The Adults Who Remember Being Born

"The best way I could describe it – it was like sitting in your car in the middle of a blizzard and someone breaks the window and pulls you out in the cold."
Gavin Haynes
7 hours ago
Health

There Are No 'Hidden Dangers' to Weed Legalisation

It's inaccurate to say that we're not concerned enough about the health impact of legal weed.
Katie Way
2 days ago
sexual health

1 in 16 Women Report Their First 'Sexual' Experiences Were Rape or Assault

Extrapolated to the whole US population, this would mean 3.3 million women have experienced "forced sexual initiation".
Jesse Hicks
9.17.19
Drugs

It’s Official: VICE's Reporting Makes Readers Take Drugs More Safely

A study found that a VICE headline about fake MDMA encouraged people to test their drugs.
Max Daly
9.16.19
Health

Anti-Choicers Are Suggesting People Continue Pregnancies That Could Kill Them

Misinformation about life-threatening ectopic pregnancies is part of a campaign to argue that abortion is never medically necessary.
Kimberly Lawson
9.16.19
Health

Some People Think You Can Get High Off Your Own Period

It's called "menstrual tripping", FYI.
Stephanie Stark
9.16.19
Health

Breathing Is the Hot New Wellness Trend

I attended a couple of "breathwork" classes that claim that improving the way you breathe can actually make your life better.
Almaz Ohene
9.11.19
Drugs Addiction

Vape-Related Deaths Are Scaring People Back into Smoking Cigarettes

"I realised that if I'm going to die from nicotine, I'd rather have it be at age 60 from cancer than 24 from my lungs exploding or whatever."
Alex Norcia
9.11.19
Health

Running Is the Worst Way to Get Fit

If you want to be in shape, skip the 10K training and sprint – but don't jog – to the nearest weight room.
Nick English
9.9.19
Weed

The Weed Breathalyser Is Coming

As legal weed becomes a reality, researchers, startups, and law enforcement are racing to figure out how to test for THC intoxication.
Jesse Hicks
9.2.19
Health

Working Up a Sweat: We Talked to the People Having Sex at Your Gym

According to a recent UK study, 25 percent of people say they've had sex at the gym. But do they wear shower shoes?
Mish Barber Way
8.28.19
Health

The Reality of Being Pregnant at University

Why isn't support, access or information better for people who become pregnant, or parents, while studying?
Nell Frizzell
8.28.19
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