Mark Hay

sexual health

Remember Crabs? Turns Out They Didn't Disappear Along With Our Pubes

When pubic hair became less fashionable, so did talking about crabs—but they're just as common as they've ever been.
Mark Hay
7.13.19
wellness

This Is What Fish Oil Supplements Actually Do

Is fish oil really just snake oil?
Mark Hay
5.19.19
mind

Do Trigger Warnings Actually Work?

Researchers are divided over whether warnings about sensitive content help or harm people who have experienced trauma.
Mark Hay
5.9.19
Weed Week

What Would it Be Like to Get High on Mars?

A very thorough answer to your very stoner question.
Mark Hay
4.19.19
Fighting Words

Trainers Need to Start Learning How to Work With Differently Abled People

Trainers and gyms are failing disabled people in a lot of ways. Does changing this pattern mean changing an entire culture of ableism?
Mark Hay
4.9.19
Candy

How Russia Fell in Love with Candy Bars Made of Blood

Many Soviet children grew up loving the sweetness, texture, and slight metallic twang of Hematogen bars—without knowing what was in them.
Mark Hay
4.1.19
Daily Buzzkill

More Adults are Waking Up with Brand New Allergy Symptoms

And we're stating to figure out why.
Mark Hay
3.14.19
politics

Stormy Daniels Redefined American Sex Scandals

A year after we learned of the hush money payments made by Trump's fixer, the scandal has evolved—and the woman at its centre has become a different kind of star.
Mark Hay
1.2.19
porn

How to Talk About Sex with a New Partner, According to Porn Stars

Communication is key.
Mark Hay
12.11.18
SEX

Meet Brad, the Guy Keeping Your Vibrator Safe from Hackers

With his Internet of Dongs Project, RenderMan, a.k.a. Brad Haines, is dead set on protecting smart sex toys.
Mark Hay
11.16.18
conspiracy theories

The Strange, Centuries-Long History of Satanic Pedophile Panics

Modern-day conspiracy theories like Pizzagate and 'QAnon' have roots that stretch back to medieval Europe.
Mark Hay
11.16.18
safe sex

We Asked Porn Stars How to Avoid Getting an STI

They depend on their sexual health to make a living, and know how to protect their bodies.
Mark Hay
10.25.18
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