My Terminal Cancer Diagnosis Won’t Stop Me from Running My Restaurant
Three years after opening my dream restaurant, I was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer. I was 29 years old.
Does Working in an Open-Plan Office Affect Your Health?
Critics note that they are distracting, uncomfortable, increase stress, hurt productivity and potentially spread germs.
Privacy and Perception Issue
As a Sex Worker With a Chronic Illness, FOSTA Means Losing My Medical Care
In a nation lacking universal healthcare, recent legislation effectively cut a thread by which many disabled people climbed out of poverty.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
E-Cig Factory Breaks into 'Mass Hysteria' After 30 Mysteriously Fall Ill
No one knows what caused it.
UTIs Can Make Life Miserable, So Why Do We Never Talk About Them?
Many people – especially women – experience UTIs regularly, but they're ignored in education and forgotten about in media.
People Who've Been Seriously Ill Talk About the Symptom They Shouldn't Have Ignored
If you think you might be properly getting ill, here's an idea: ask a doctor what they think.
Eating Indian Food Could Cure Your Winter Cold
As November’s chill sets in, rather than reach for the flu tablets, I pull out the ingredients for khichdi (the Indian answer to chicken soup) or Masala chai, the original cold cure.
Facebook Is Changing the Way We Talk About Death
Daniel Miller's 'The Comfort of People' is a new study that highlights the profound relationship between social media and terminal illness.
What It's Like to Get a Mastectomy as a Young Woman
We spoke to five women under 35 who have undergone mastectomies about their recovery from breast cancer.
The World Is Unprepared for the Next Big Virus Outbreak, Study Finds
Which is a problem, because infectious diseases are projected to become only more common.
This Chef Won’t Let His Diagnosis Cripple His Career
Chef Dan Jacobs' frightening symptoms began less than a year ago, as he prepared to open his new restaurant in Milwaukee.
No One's Sure Why Soylent's Food Bars Are Making People Puke
People on Reddit and Soylent’s message board have been complaining of some unintended side effects from eating Soylent Food Bars—namely, nausea, horrific diarrhea, and intense vomiting.