Really, Really Old People Talked About Whether They're Ready to Die
"I wish I could snuff it. I'm only in the way."
How Assisted Suicide Affects Doctors
Many physicians are still conflicted about it.
Ronald W. Pies
Vice News Tonight
Chronic pain patients are suffering from Maine's strict opioid laws
You’d Be Surprised at the Lengths Doctors Will Go for Dying Patients
Cigarettes, prostitutes, and ritualistic slaughters.
How Mongolia Became a Great Place To Die
It leads much wealthier nations in palliative care.
Dying Kids Benefit From Obamacare in a Big Way
Are you really going to fuck things up for them, GOP?
The Death Doulas of Kerala
A network of volunteers is helping people in India end their days in peace.
California Becomes Fifth US State to Allow Aid in Dying for Terminal Patients
Terminally ill California patients will now be able to request life-ending medications from their doctors.
Crime & Drugs
As the US Is Awash in Painkillers, the Developing World Is in Dire Need of Them
Roughly 5.5 billion people — three quarters of the world's population — have insufficient or no access to morphine, codeine, and other controlled substances used for pain relief.
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.
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.
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.