Because hiccups can seem innocuous, they remain mysterious and surprisingly understudied.
Americans almost drove Canada geese to extinction; now they are so numerous, they’re a nuisance. What do we do next?
Many direct-care workers are unsure about the COVID-19 vaccines, leaving the people who depend on their labor that much more vulnerable.
The misperception that paramedics are merely ambulance drivers is everyone’s problem.
Most people who have received maggot therapy would recommend it to others, despite the odor, pain, itching, and pure yuck factor.
When a person feels pain but doesn’t understand it, they can end up silently suffering.
Patients and doctors are rediscovering the unexpected virtues and hidden pitfalls of homebound care.
Menstruating is painful, expensive, and … unnecessary?
The mental toll of intensive care can be more severe than the physical one.
Some Texans are calling for the extermination of this exotic African transplant. But others depend on it.