Harron Walker

Senior Staff Writer, Life

harron.walker@vice.com

Harron Walker is a Senior Staff Writer on VICE's Life desk. An award-winning journalist, she previously worked at Out and is an ongoing contributor to Jezebel.

LGBTQ

Want to Transition? There's an App for That

Solace is a one-stop resource for people who know that they're trans but don't know where to start.
Harron Walker
2 days ago
Fitness

Runners Hate Running as Much as the Rest of Us

There are a lot of flowery, feel-good narratives around running as exercise – but the reality is, even people who are committed to it hate it.
Harron Walker
4 days ago
LGBTQ

How to Choose Love at the End of the World

Author Kai Cheng Thom remains hopeful for her "queer and trans bubble" in the face of climate disaster, mass extinction and the global rise of fascism.
Harron Walker
2.17.20
LGBTQ

Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union Set an Example for Parents of Trans Kids

Nearly a dozen states have tried to limit trans kids' access to gender-affirming health care, while a new lawsuit aims to keep trans girls out of school sports.
Harron Walker
2.14.20
Health

Walls Close in on Pharma Giants Limiting Access to HIV Prevention Drugs

Gilead Sciences faces yet another lawsuit over its "price-gouging" business practices that make PrEP too expensive for many people who need it.
Harron Walker
2.7.20
LGBTQ

Even Without Bathroom Bills, Restrooms Can Be Terrifying for Trans People

A cis man in Oregon was convicted of a hate crime last week after brutally beating a trans woman for using a women's restroom.
Harron Walker
2.4.20
healthcare

Trans Men Don't Have to Choose Between Transitioning and Having Kids

A new study backs up what a lot of trans people already knew: Trans men have no more trouble getting pregnant via assisted reproductive technology than cis women do.
Harron Walker
1.29.20
health wellness

'The Goop Lab' Is Full of Pointless Stuff No One Is Supposed to Actually Do

At least stand behind your wellness trends, Gwyneth Paltrow, you absolute coward!!
Harron Walker
1.28.20
health wellness

'The Goop Lab' Is Just 'Jackass' for Girls

Don't let the chic, minimalist aesthetic fool you!
Harron Walker
1.27.20
healthcare

Trans People Who Blocked Puberty Are 17 Percent Less Likely to Think About Suicide

A new study has found a link between accessing puberty blockers as a kid and decreased suicidal ideation as an adult.
Harron Walker
1.24.20
sex-health

Scientists Confirm If You Don’t Use It You Lose It

Good news for people who don’t want to procreate in the face of an impending climate apocalypse, bad news for their sex life.
Harron Walker
1.17.20
LGBTQ

In 2020, We're Still Trying to Out Trans Women

Nikkie de Jager, the Dutch vlogger behind NikkieTutorials, came out as trans only after people tried to weaponise her identity against her.
Harron Walker
1.15.20
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