Katie Way

body

Can Ibuprofen Really Help With a Heavy Period Flow?

The limited research available has shown NSAIDs can reduce menstrual bleeding—and that it comes with risks.
Katie Way
4 days ago
Science

A New SARS-Like Outbreak in China Is Freaking Out the CDC

Passengers coming from Wuhan, China will be screened for a ‘novel coronavirus’ at three major U.S. airports.
Katie Way
1.19.20
body

Is It OK to Blow-Dry Your Vagina After Showering?

Proceed with caution.
Katie Way
1.19.20
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
1.17.20
body

More Reports Surface Linking Textured Breast Implants with Cancer

Over the last year, doctors and patients have surfaced a large and growing number of “breast implant illness” cases, as well as connections to cancer.
Katie Way
1.15.20
Dating

No Relationship Could Survive This Demented 'Insecurity Test'

A study that appears in a new pop psychology book sounds too terrible for its findings to be real—because it is.
Katie Way
1.14.20
healthcare

Our Health Is in the Toilet and Tech Has No Clue How to Help

Companies trotted out smart helmets, orgasm trackers, and more health “solutions” no one asked for at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show.
Katie Way
1.10.20
Tech

A New 'Robotic Massager' Wants to Replace Your Vibrator—And Your Partner

Osé, the big toy at CES, seems both completely dystopian and completely hot.
Katie Way
1.8.20
health wellness

Everyone Really Hates Anti-Vaxxers and Keto

The people have spoken: Not vaccinating kids is the worst wellness trend of the 2010s.
Rachel Miller
Katie Way
12.23.19
personal finance

The Decade the Life Hack Died

We blamed ourselves for our problems, so we came up with life hacks, from vacuum-powered ponytails to 'secret' menus. Then we learned better.
Katie Way
12.20.19
body

Managers Are Literally Obsessed With Their Employees' Bathroom Breaks

Tactics like curtains and tilted toilets are honestly pathetic.
Katie Way
12.19.19
body

Are… Are We Done With Abs?

Between the backlash induced by Kumail Nanjiani’s thirst trap and the enduring appeal of high-waisted pants, the six-pack’s reign of terror might be coming to an end.
Katie Way
12.18.19
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