medicine

My Life As A Never-Burp

I’ve burped, to the best of my memory, less than a dozen times in my life. There are specific conditions that allow me to do…

Vasectomy Doctors Get Snippy About That March Madness Surgery Rumor

Today and tomorrow, Dr. Chris Deibert — a urologist at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha — is performing twice the number of vasectomies he usually does….

The Teens Going Behind Their Anti-Vaxx Parents’ Backs to Get Their Shots

Eighteen-year-old Louisiana native Kawliga had mentally prepared himself to talk to his parents throughout their entire trip to Biloxi, Mississippi. Finally, on the last day,…

What Should I Do When I Discover an Outbreak in My School?

That old sack-of-shit disease mumps is back, baby. Outbreaks are on the rise: Kids are coming down with the viral illness in Montana, and college…