It’s Time For A Sexist-ectomy In Hospitals

Gretchen Gales
Jun 16, 2016 · 9 min read

My recent experience with a kidney stone was infuriating. I’m not alone in my fury.

II woke up at 9 a.m. on New Year’s Eve — unusual for me over winter break — with severe pain in my lower back.

I immediately — and unwisely — investigated WebMD, which gave me a few conclusions: 1) I had appendicitis, 2) My…