Katie Way

body

Tips for How to 'Work off' Calories Don't Belong on Food (Or Anywhere)

A study showed this tactic led to people consuming less, but that’s because this framing encourages disordered eating and an unhealthy relationship with food.
Katie Way
4 days ago
healthcare

A Person Getting an Abortion Is Like a Person Getting an Abortion

Even well-intentioned abortion analogies, like Jameela Jamil's recent comparison to "landlords" and "tenants," objectify people.
Katie Way
12.10.19
mind

It's Good to Find Meaning in Life, But Bad to Search for It. Best of Luck

Living purposefully and feeling confident that you matter is, shockingly, associated with better mental and physical health.
Katie Way
12.10.19
mind

'Drugs Without the Trip' Might Be Peak Silicon Valley

Healthcare startups hope that blunting the hallucinatory effects of psychedelics could open up the public to their medical potential.
Katie Way
12.9.19
healthcare

American Healthcare Sucks So Much That People Are Trading Medication Online

A new study links the traditional healthcare system’s numerous failings to the rise of illicit market medical trade.
Katie Way
12.6.19
mind

Here Are the Background Noises That Turn an Open Office into a Nightmare

New research indicates that office layout affects the way workers respond to noise.
Katie Way
12.5.19
body

Baltimore Mayor Warns City of Organ Harvesting 'Reports' From... Facebook

Don't believe everything you read on the TL.
Katie Way
12.4.19
Fitness

The Peloton Ad Woman Is Absolutely Not OK

Peloton released a 30-second tale of one woman’s desperate journey into wellness hell.
Katie Way
12.2.19
mental

Holiday Social Media Is the Escapist Hell We Can't Escape

The most wonderful time of the year is the absolute worst time to go online.
Katie Way
11.27.19
healthcare

No One Knows How Many People Are Deported Due to Mental Illness

Lack of access to services like Medicaid leaves undocumented people more vulnerable to encounters with law enforcement.
Katie Way
11.26.19
mind

The FDA Just Fast-Tracked Another Psychedelic Medicine Trial

Don’t expect to pick up prescription shrooms at CVS, though.
Katie Way
11.25.19
Wellness Lies

Blue-Light Lenses Are a Scam

There’s no scientific evidence that the light emitted by phones and computers causes eye problems.
Katie Way
11.25.19
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