healthcare

What Happens When Your Doctor Is the Addict?

On a frigid February morning in 2005, Dr. Peter Grinspoon was scurrying back from a lecture on cholesterol management when the sight of a Massachusetts…

The Problem With Telling Men With Mental Health Issues to ‘Just Reach Out’

Samuel, a 27-year-old artist and gay man living in Australia, is telling me about his partner’s first and only experience seeking treatment for mental health…

If I Stay Healthy Now, Will I Save a Ton of Money on Healthcare Later?

Unless you’re a Silicon Valley billionaire who’s rumored to harvest young people’s blood in an effort to reverse the aging process, we’re all gonna get…

How Doctors Are Leading a Fight Against Guns

Bullet wounds have been a constant in Dr. Marc Futernick’s career for the last two decades. He recalls seeing an average of seven people, nearly…