Alyson Pomerantz reframes her understanding of illness when an allergic reaction turns out to be something else.
How does receiving a donated organ affect a person's sense of self? Caitlin Dwyer explores the lives of organ donor recipients and their intimate relationships with donor families.
The science of medicine is based on male bodies, but researchers are beginning to realize how vastly the symptoms of disease differ between the sexes — and how much danger women are in.
Recovering addicts are fighting the opioid epidemic.
“I thought, ‘This is it, this is how I’m going to die, right here on the table, and my family will never know what my last few hours were like because no one’s even noticing what’s goin...
Health care and medical sponsored content from influencers is growing on Instagram. But is it ethical?
Patrick Burleigh carried an extremely rare genetic mutation, which brought on puberty prematurely.
Steven Bedard, a former field biologist, travels around Bangladesh with a team of public health investigators studying Nipah, a bat-borne virus with the potential to become the next pandemic.
New books about the opioid crisis — “Dopesick,” “Fight for Space” and “American Fix” — have different ideas about who’s to blame and what to do next. Our critic says regulating ...
Looks like you've got late-stage Patriarchal Medicine Syndrome. I'm so sorry.