The Strange Case of An 18th-Century Sex Change Surgery
September 17, 2014
A chance discovery leads to one of the earliest known instances of the operation.
I'm an Ebola Doctor Working in Liberia. Giving Every Patient That Rare Serum Doesn't Make Sense.
August 13, 2014
Yes, it sounds callous, but it's much more practical.
Steven Soderbergh Made a Gilded-Age “ER” and It’s Riveting
August 07, 2014
The first ten minutes of "The Knick" are the most gruesome I've seen this year.
The inequality in care couldn't be starker.
Andrew Wyeth rocketed to success after painting his sick, handicapped neighbor Christina.
I'm a Doctor. Here's Why I'll Ask You About Guns.
July 30, 2014
A federal court upheld a Florida law prohibiting physicians from asking about gun ownership. That's nuts.
Science Is Changing What It Means to Be Dead
July 27, 2014
If you could freeze yourself until a future age, are you sure you'd want to?
Welcome to the latest chapter in America's long, ugly history of nativism.
Watching a stressful game of soccer is almost as bad for your heart as experiencing an earthquake.
Because America is suffering from a case of title inflation.