Cracking the Cranial Vault: What It Feels Like to Perform Brain Surgery
It was my first time peeling down scalp and opening the skull of living human, a thrill unlike any other.
Dr. Rahul Jandial
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Romanian Hospital Update: A Doctor Filmed Maggots Crawling Out of a Patient's Wounds
The Romanian Health Minister did not hesitate to accuse the hospital's management of negligence: "This is unacceptable. (...) surely someone could have taken some time out of their lunch break to put up a mosquito net," he said.
A Young Person's Guide to Checking Your Breasts for Cancer
It's the most common cancer affecting women, with one in eight being diagnosed at some point in our lives.
Ice Bugs Are Rare and Imaginary but They'll Make You Tear Your Skin Off
Anti-drug campaigns make ice bugs look like the benchmark for addiction. But the truth is that you don't need ice to see them, and some ice addicts never do.
What Exactly Happens When You Pop a Testicle and How to Fix It
With equal parts morbid curiosity and dedication to public service journalism we called a genital urological surgeon to find out what happens when you pop a ball.
Figure 1 Is Like Instagram, but for Doctors
If you've ever wanted to hop on an app and look at medical maladies, Silicon Valley has the cure for what ails you.
Johnny 2 Fingers Was Born with Only Two Fingers on His Right Hand and Is a Rad Rock'n'Roll Guitarist
Who needs ten fingers when you sound this good?
What's Up with China's Erectile Dysfunction Problem?
We talked to the author of a new book on the epidemic of impotence in China and look at how people's attitudes toward sexuality are changing in the country.
There's Been a Huge Surge of HIV Cases in the UK's Hispanic Community
What's to blame? Attitudes brought over from Latin America, or the UK's healthcare system? Or a little bit of both?
A Rural Cambodian Village Has Been Hit by a Massive HIV Outbreak
Local authorities in Roka, where 233 people have recently tested positive for HIV, blame an unlicensed doctor who may have spread the disease by using dirty needles.
Clothilde Le Coz
The Situation on Manus Island Keeps Getting Worse
700 asylum seekers detained by Australia on Manus Island are refusing to eat. That's 67 percent of the centre's whole population.
France's First Cannabis E-Cigarette Is Completely Legal
An interview with Antonin Cohen, one of the creators of 'Kanavape'.