NHS

medical cannabis

The Problems with the UK's Legalization of Medical Cannabis

And what could be done to fix them.
Abbie Llewelyn
11.5.18
VICE Long Reads

Exploring the Mental Health Crisis in Britain's Prisons

The police, the probation service and the country's health services are all feeling the strain of dealing with offenders with mental health problems—and in many cases failing.
Mark Wilding
1.15.17
999 Emergency

What British Doctors and Nurses Are Saying About the UK Healthcare Crisis

The hospitals are a "warzone."
Philip Kleinfeld
1.12.17
The 2016 Fiction Issue

'He Had Tried to Have His Testicles Removed on the NHS'

A metaphysical meditation on the meaning of life, told in the form of the spiritual awakening of a man who wanted to be a woman in Britain.
David Keenan
12.5.16
Europe: The Final Countdown

How Brexit Could Affect People with Anxiety Disorders in the UK

There are many things to consider. In a prosaic sense, what will it do for self-esteem and confidence?
Eleanor Morgan
6.25.16
Health

Why Art Should Be Incorporated into Mental Health Therapy

It's too simplistic to suggest that the arts can solve the mental health crisis, but there's hope that more funding and more debate around the issues could help improve our wellbeing.
Rachel Finn
5.13.16
Stuff

We Asked an Urban Planner How to Build the Perfect Town

We asked an expert how we can build housing that's actually good for us.
Amelia Dimoldenberg
3.3.16
News

What Does the Extra $1.4 Billion Invested in the UK's Mental Health Services Actually Mean?

Have we turned a corner in Britain's mental health crisis?
Hannah Ewens
2.15.16
News

The UK's Junior Doctors Are on Strike

The NHS's health secretary wants junior doctors to work until 10 PM without overtime and add Saturday to their normal working week. We met some of the physicians who are protesting this proposition.
Oscar Webb
1.12.16
Stuff

The Artists Explaining Their Multiple Sclerosis Through Art

Artists Kirsty Stevens and Hannah Laycock tackle the knowledge gap that surrounds MS by creating art that is tangible and accessible.
David Whelan
11.23.15
News

Healthcare Reform Is Wrecking the Lives of Some Young Doctors in the UK

England is on the brink of a doctors' strike, the sort of which hasn't been since the 1970s.
Olivia Marks
11.9.15
News

The Daily Reality of Britain's Mental Health Crisis, According to a Psychiatric Doctor

A psychiatrist at London's Bethlem Royal Hospital tells us how exactly the UK's mental health services have been damaged by cuts.
Jenny Stevens
11.4.15
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