Cunning Folk: Life in the Era of Practical Magic

When spells — and the fear of them — reigned supreme.

American Breakdown

By Jennifer Lunden

American Breakdown

Seeking (but seldom finding) succor in U.S. healthcare.

Belly Woman: Birth, Blood & Ebola: The Untold Story

An unflinching look at a harrowing epidemic in Africa.

Foreign Bodies: Pandemics, Vaccines, and the Health of Nations

Anti-science hysteria is nothing new. (Ivermectin, anyone?)

The Facemaker

By Lindsey Fitzharris

The Facemaker

An affecting yet disorderly account of a pioneering doctor’s life-changing work.

Code Gray: Death, Life, and Uncertainty in the ER

A physician pulls back the curtain on emergency medicine.