The Lid Has Been Lifted on Poor Veteran Care—Now We Need to Improve It

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The government stands accused of failing to give former military personnel quick access to healthcare. But the type of care they receive is also a problem.

The Problem with Slut-Shaming

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Women aren’t the only people who are slut-shamed, as Stephen S. Mills found out when he went for a routine (and responsible) health screening.

My Husband is Having a Baby! How to Think About Paternity Leave in a Rapidly Changing World

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JJ Vincent wants us to start thinking about not just paternity leave in for husbands and wives, but for husbands and husbands.

Technology: Enabler or Prison?

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Can technology replace human contact?

The Dying Game

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Can a merciless marketplace be entrusted with caring for people?

“Cancer, like life, is a game of inches.”

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This is a comment by Joe on the post “Eating Sushi at Stoplights”.

Damnit, Why Don’t Doctors Communicate—With Each Other?

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One hand doesn’t seem to know, or care, what the other hand has done, gripes Mervyn Kaufman of his physicians, and he is sore about it.