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Facebook

Your Future Doctor Could Monitor Your Facebook Posts for Disease

Medical providers could soon use your social media to predict diseases from depression to diabetes, sparking questions of data privacy.
Madeleine Gregory
6.18.19
mental health

Why Is It Still So Hard For Young People of Color to Get Therapy?

More Black and brown millennials are seeking therapy, but there are still major obstacles in a mental health care system designed for white people.
Rajul Punjabi
6.4.19
health care

The 'Dwarf Fortress' Creators Weren't in It For Money, But Now They Need It

For 12 years, 'Dwarf Fortress' has been a free video game. It's finally coming to Steam, but only after rising health care costs forced their hand.
Patrick Klepek
3.28.19
therapy diaries

Trying to Fix My Own Mental Health Issues Was a Huge Mistake

“I was sitting in my room doing my nightly guided meditation before bed, and this sudden feeling of doom and dread sucked into my chest."
Tonic Editors
1.25.19
NRA

Washington just became the second state to ban the NRA’s “murder insurance”

The policies sold are deceptive and dishonest. I would be remiss as the state’s insurance regulator if I didn’t shut them down.”
Tess Owen
1.16.19
obamacare

Judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional, threatening future of insurance used by millions

The case will likely end up in front of the Supreme Court.
Emma Ockerman
12.15.18
healthcare guides

The Tonic Guide to Healthcare

A comprehensive, easy-to-follow FAQ about getting medical care, whether you have good insurance, bad insurance, or no insurance at all.
Tonic Editors
12.11.18
disability

Everything You Need to Know Before Getting a Service Dog

Here's who qualifies for a service dog, how to apply for one, and what tasks they can be trained to do.
Cindy Kuzma
11.16.18
The VICE Guide to Life

All the Boring Legal Stuff You Should Know Before Opening Your Own Business

Don't let your awesome business idea go bust due to mistakes complying with regulations.
Christy Rakoczy
10.26.18
health care

Republicans say they’re protecting people with pre-existing conditions. That’s not true.

Republicans are staring down their own records on health care.
Emma Ockerman
10.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Jim Carrey School Americans on Canadian Healthcare

He made Bernie Sanders proud.
Manisha Krishnan
9.10.18
money brain

Don’t Buy This: Rental Car Insurance Is Usually a Waste of Money

Tell the car rental agent “no thanks” when they pressure you to buy optional insurance. Chances are you’ve already got the coverage you need.
FREE Staff
7.24.18
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