Posts tagged "medicine"
Farewell, Little Piece of Me

Farewell, Little Piece of Me

An excerpt from Cancer Doesn't Give a Shit About Your Stupid Attitude: Reflections on Cancer and Catholicism by Mary Valle.
Death Porn Body Nonsense

Death Porn Body Nonsense

The ostensible purpose of some images is to teach us something about life and death, but, Mary Valle asks, what else is going on when we seek out images of sick women's bodies.
The Patient Body: What’s a Kidney Worth?

The Patient Body: What’s a Kidney Worth?

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.