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tech-science

Watch This Spider Nesting in a Man's Ear

It is only the latest in a long line of arachnid ear explorers.
Becky Ferreira
5.14.19
Opioid Crisis

The more drugmakers wowed doctors with gifts and lunches, the more people died of drug overdoses, study shows

"Our findings suggest that direct-to-physician opioid marketing may counter current national efforts to reduce the number of opioids prescribed."
Emma Ockerman
1.18.19
Work

Doctors Who Are Mothers Talk About Workplace Discrimination

The stress of being treated differently than their colleagues doesn’t just hurt them—it hurts patient care.
Anita Hamilton
12.12.18
Millennials

Dear Millennials, Stop Being Bad Tippers

Know when to share cupcakes, and when to graciously gift some extra cash.
Melissa Kravitz
11.21.18
gun violence

"How dare you”: Surgeons respond to NRA’s complaint about "self-important doctors"

"Come into my trauma bay and deal with the results of your insanity with me, or stay out of MY lane," one doctor tweeted.
Rex Santus
11.9.18
Comics!

'Urine Sample,' Today's Comic by Seo Kim

When you fill the cup, the cup also fills you.
Seo Kim
8.21.18
sexual assault

This doctor raped a sedated patient in 2013. He won’t spend any time behind bars.

He was facing a maximum of 20 years in prison.
Carter Sherman
8.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

America's Young Doctors Are Embracing Universal Healthcare

Unlike their older counterparts, today's physicians are looking to single-payer solutions.
VICE Staff
8.8.18
genetics

When You Have a Serious Genetic Disease, Who Has the Right to Know?

One woman is suing her father’s doctor for not disclosing that he has a fatal, heritable condition.
Shaun Raviv
7.18.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Patient advocates can save your money — and your life

A brand new profession that helps patients cope with the American healthcare system.
Amanda Pisetzner
7.4.18
Fighting Words

All the Ways People Shame My Post-Cancer Body

You can miss me with the fake nipples, doc.
Lindsay Jean Thomson
6.22.18
abortion

Planned Parenthood just had to cancel women’s abortions in Arkansas

The Supreme Court declined to hear the organization's case, which allowed a law banning medication abortions to take effect.
Carter Sherman
5.29.18
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