Eighty percent of North American teenagers are in the care of an orthodontist. On our obsession with perfect teeth.
Juries trust DNA. But should they?
A midwife, a rash of stillbirths and miscarriages, and a town whose economy depends on fracking.
The intricacies of a delicate operation.
Excerpted from Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery
Chronicling 1,541 days with a car accident survivor.
The plight of the uninsured in a red state.
The hockey legend’s new life as a medical icon for a questionable stem-cell treatment.
“We still have retrograde ideas about how pregnant women should feel, and we need to revise them — not only for depressed women but for all women.”
On the failing institution of the teaching hospital.
From equipment that doesn’t fit to an ill-equipped VA medical system.