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Doctors Don’t Always Believe You When You’re a Black Woman

Six black women tell us how they had to advocate for themselves in the doctor's office.
Joanne Spataro
2.2.18
Daily Buzzkill
Daily Buzzkill

One Bad Medical Experience Can Scar You For Life

This isn’t your run-of-the-mill fear of needles.
Kathi Valeii
1.22.18
We Asked
We Asked

You Never Forget the First Time You Cut Someone Open

Surgeons tell us what it was like to use a scalpel on a living, breathing human.
Milly McMahon
10.27.17
guide to healthcare
guide to healthcare

Why Do We Have Health Insurance Companies Anyway?

Some doctors argue that their patients would fare better paying out of pocket.
Vishal Khetpal
10.13.17
guide to healthcare
guide to healthcare

What It’s Like to Be a Refugee With an MD

Alithawi is currently a real estate agent and her husband works as a clinical assistant.
Hannah Harris Green
10.10.17
RACE
RACE

Doctors Are Victims of Xenophobia in Trump's America

Racial tension percolating in the shadows is finding light in the hospital.
Jalal Baig, MD
8.28.17
We Asked
We Asked

Doctors Are Terrified for Their Patients Under Trumpcare

"Modern medicine will allow her to see her 70th birthday. But if this Senate bill becomes a reality, she might not live to see her 30th."
Dhruv Khullar
6.29.17
guide to healthcare
guide to healthcare

How to Find a Chiropractor Who Won’t Mess You Up

Get your back cracked in the least-sketchy way possible.
Cassie Shortsleeve
12.2.16
Internet Exploring
Internet Exploring

The Internet Is Not a Doctor

"The internet is the biggest source of misinformation about mental health that has ever been created," says Dr. Robert Epstein, mental health expert and former <i>Psychology Today</i> editor-in-chief.
Rick Paulas
4.30.15
Feeling The Feels
Feeling The Feels

Why Mental Health Disorders Emerge in Your Early 20s

Is the appearance of mental illness in young people a matter of environment or biology?
Hanson O'Haver
4.29.15