medicine

Videos

The VICE Guide To Right Now
5:47

The $40 Billion Industry That Doesn't Help You Stay Healthy

Lee explains multivitamins.
The VICE Guide To Right Now
3:42

Meet a Toenail Fungus Expert

Profiles of professionals in stigmatized professions.
Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia.. / Extra Scene
4:07

Light as a Gateway to Consciousness

In this deleted scene from HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA, Hamilton meets with Marina Masic of Lumina NY to receive light therapy that provides a similar experience to DMT.
Dear Future
14:32

The Virus That Kills Drug Resistant Superbugs

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria kill 23,000 people every year in the United States, and the United Nations estimates that by 2050, more people will die from antibiotic-resistant infections than currently die from cancer.
Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia.. / Extra Scene
4:02

The Toad Ceremonies of the Yaqui Tribe

Hamilton meets with members of the Yaqui tribe and witnesses their ceremonial dance and speaks with them about "toad medicine."
Tonic Explains / Clip
1:44

The Modern-Day Benefits of Leeches

Tonic's Dhani Oks explains the medicinal benefits of leeches, which are rumored to help with painfully long erections and reattach severed limbs.
Tonic Explains
1:44

The Modern-Day Benefits of Leeches

Tonic's Dhani Oks explains the medicinal benefits of leeches.
Tonic Shorties
1:57

Health Crazed: Kratom

Kratom is a plant used traditionally to reduce pain in users, but it's not void of controversy.
International Mom Advice
1:35

Indian Cold Remedy

Meet Mythili Jayaram, mother of three, grandmother of two and cold remedy master.
International Mom Advice
1:50

Chinese Wellness Remedy

Meet Gui Ying Lee, mother of two and wellness remedy master.
VICE Shorties
4:05

How Thomas Morton Prepared to Face Death

The VICELAND host of 'BALLS DEEP' takes us back into his library to show us the books he read to prepare to assist with an autopsy.
Tonic Specials
24:04

The Silent HIV Crisis Sweeping the American South

We travel to Jackson, Mississippi, one of the hardest-hit Southern cities, to investigate why HIV among black gay men has reached epidemic proportions.
0102