palliative care

death

Really, Really Old People Talked About Whether They're Ready to Die

"I wish I could snuff it. I'm only in the way."
Jane Fleming
6.20.18
mental health

How Assisted Suicide Affects Doctors

Many physicians are still conflicted about it.
Ronald W. Pies
1.12.18
feels

You’d Be Surprised at the Lengths Doctors Will Go for Dying Patients

Cigarettes, prostitutes, and ritualistic slaughters.
Shayla Love
4.14.17
healthcare

How Mongolia Became a Great Place To Die

It leads much wealthier nations in palliative care.
Andrew North
4.4.17
healthcare

Dying Kids Benefit From Obamacare in a Big Way

Are you really going to fuck things up for them, GOP?
Jason Silverstein
3.27.17
Health

The Death Doulas of Kerala

A network of volunteers is helping people in India end their days in peace.
Jeremy Laurance
2.28.17
News

Former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Is in Palliative Care

The family of the former hard-partying mayor has been by his side in the hospital for days as he continues his battle with cancer.
Manisha Krishnan
3.21.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

LSD Could One Day Be Used to Help People Confront Death

That's right, your grandparents could soon be tripping more balls than you.
Allison Tierney
2.18.16
Gaming

How 'Dance Dance Revolution' Helped Me Recover After a Gigantic Boulder Fell on Me

Back in 2000 I was the 'DDR' king of my local arcade. And then a gigantic rock almost crushed me to death.
Luke McKinney
1.27.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The UK Is the Best Place in the World to Die, Says New Study

It's the second time in five years that the UK's end-of-life care has been recognized as the best in the world.
Joe Goodman
10.6.15
Stuff

You Don't Want to Get Sick in British Prisons

Inmates may have to wait months to see a doctor, and patterns of substandard treatment, medical negligence, and misdiagnosis are abundant.
Maya Oppenheim
1.15.15