medical

A Runner’s Guide to All the Tell-Tale Signs That You Need to See a Doctor

Bad runs happen. But if they start piling up, accompanied by shortness of breath and/or light-headedness, it’s definitely time to seek out a good ol’ MD.

What to Do When Your ‘Good’ Health Insurance Fails You

Yes, people with insurance are still susceptible to surprise medical bills, leaving formerly stable families in staggering debt. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do about it

Why Are CT Scans and Other Medical Imaging So Fucking Expensive?

In a just world, once the machine is paid off, the prices should go down — but since imaging is any hospital’s prime money-maker, that’s never going to happen

How Body Brokers Make Money Harvesting Organs From Black People

How much for that brother’s kidneys?