Christine Ro

politics

Andrew Yang Is the Tech-Loving 2020 Candidate Promising Free Money for All

Andrew Yang is advancing the most transformative agenda of any Democrat in the 2020 race, even though hardly anyone has heard of him.
Christine Ro
3.8.19
You're Smarter Than That

Colonics Aren’t Cleansing, They’re Dangerous

The belief that the colon needs to be cleansed recurs throughout history, but there's no reliable evidence that colonics have any health benefits, and they do come with risks.
Christine Ro
1.8.19
stalking

The Psychology Behind Stalking

It’s comforting to believe that we can easily spot a stalker. But people who engage in stalking actually vary far more widely that you'd expect.
Christine Ro
12.13.18
body

The Motivation for a Muscular Body Can Be Different for Asian-American Men

"You want to buck the stereotype. And one thing in your control is your physique.”
Christine Ro
8.22.18
Eat This

Here's How Gross it Is if You Find a Hair in Your Food

Despite the possibility of encountering dyes, sprays, and gels applied to hair, it’s not considered a chemical hazard in food—only a physical or biological one.
Christine Ro
8.14.18
mind

Trying to Be a Perfect Athlete Isn't Worth It

Perfectionism is associated with many psychological problems, including anxiety and depression.
Christine Ro
7.5.18
Sex

Why Do Some Women Like to Watch Guy-on-Guy Porn?

Nearly 40 percent of women who watch guy-on-guy porn are straight.
Christine Ro
6.11.18
relationships

Why Breakups Motivate People to Get in Shape

Wanting a revenge body may say a lot about your personality.
Christine Ro
5.8.18
butt stuff

How Dirty Is Going Ass to Mouth?

Eating your own poop is shockingly not that bad for you.
Christine Ro
3.26.18
Broadly

Endearing Portraits of South Korea's Elderly Female Freedivers

South Korea's first woman underwater photographer has documented the dwindling community of Korean women who freedive for sea food well into their seventies.
Christine Ro
3.12.18
Eating Disorders

Let’s Call ‘Detox Teas’ What They Really Are: Laxatives

“Those diet teas are a travesty."
Christine Ro
3.11.18

Will Americans Ever Actually Use the Female Condom?

Many Americans think the internal condom is totally gross. But sexual health advocates are convinced that new FDA regulations could help them go mainstream.
Christine Ro
1.30.18
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