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guide to healthcare
guide to healthcare

We're Working Nurses to Death

"Every time you're at work, it’s a bad day. There isn’t a chance of having a light day anymore.”
Jason Silverstein
11.28.17
RACE
RACE

White Kids Are More Likely to Be Given Antibiotics They Don't Need

This is both good and bad news for kids of color.
Ed Cara
9.5.17
Fighting Words
Fighting Words

Hospitals Generate an Incredible Amount of Waste

And many of them aren't even trying to go green.
Kunal Sindhu
7.26.17
guide to healthcare
guide to healthcare

People Treated by Younger Doctors Are Less Likely to Die

According to a new study of 730,000 patients.
Jesse Hicks
5.16.17
Still a Thing
Still a Thing

You Know Who's Bizarrely Good For People's Health? Clowns.

No, not the doctors; actual Bozos.
Mark Hay
5.2.17
feels
feels

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

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

You'll Never See a Billionaire in a Hospital Waiting Room

“People who are big donors often have a sort of golden pass."
Jason Silverstein
4.3.17
survival guide
survival guide

Just How Serious Is This New 'Deadly' Fungus?

It's a yeast infection that can affect men and women.
Jessica Migala
3.23.17
four-legged detectives
four-legged detectives

Here Are Some Very Good Boys Trained to Sniff Out Superbugs

A Vancouver hospital is using dogs to detect C. difficile.
Susan Rinkunas
3.14.17
Daily Buzzkill
Daily Buzzkill

Great, Now Superbacteria is Crawling Up Sinks

There's a literal monster lurking in hospital pipes.
Jesse Hicks
3.6.17
Whoa
Whoa

The Little Yellow Box That Makes Surgery Safer

Millions of people are left dead or disabled by surgical complications each year when one simple piece of equipment could have saved them.
Jane Feinmann
2.14.17
guide to healthcare
guide to healthcare

More Infants Die During Republican Administrations

"It does not look like it will be the best time for babies."
Olga Oksman
1.30.17