Harron Walker

Harron Walker is a journalist based in New York City.

Note: Articles by this author have been edited to reflect her new name, Harron Walker.

health wellness

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

Don't let the chic, minimalist aesthetic fool you!
Harron Walker
8 hours ago
healthcare

Trans People Who Blocked Puberty Are 17% 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
a day ago
health wellness

Lawmakers Who Disrespect Trans Kids Encourage Everyone Else to Do the Same

South Dakota lawmakers pushed a bill seeking to limit gender-affirming medical treatment to the House floor.
Harron Walker
2 days ago
healthcare

Ethicists Argue for Solving the UK's Cum Shortage With Dead People's Sperm

When 4,000 samples imported every year are failing to meet the needs of prospective parents, one thing is clear: Britain needs cum. Some have new ideas on where to find it.
Harron Walker
3 days ago
healthcare

A New Bill Is Trying to Criminalize Lifesaving Healthcare for Trans Teens

Republicans in South Dakota are trying to pass a law that could put doctors who provide care to transgender minors in prison.
Harron Walker
1.17.20
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
1.16.20
healthcare

Needless, Invasive Surgery on Healthy Intersex Infants Still Legal, Somehow

As the world embraces nonbinary genders, intersex people are still paying the price for these harmful and increasingly irrelevant procedures.
Harron Walker
1.15.20
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 weaponize her identity against her.
Harron Walker
1.15.20
healthcare

Most Women Don’t Regret Abortions. Why Would They?

A new study shows that the vast majority of women don't regret their abortion, providing data for what a lot of us already know.
Harron Walker
1.13.20
healthcare

Could Trans Women Get Uterus Transplants in the Near Future?

A cis woman gave birth after having a uterine transplant, which has implications for other women born without uteruses.
Harron Walker
1.10.20
Fitness

Fitness Trackers Already Don’t Work for People, So Maybe Leave Dogs Alone

The Animo fitness tracker for dogs counts calories and activity, but… why?
Harron Walker
1.10.20
relationships

Distrustful Partners Stigmatize HIV Prevention Meds as a Sign of Cheating

“If someone in a relationship wants to get on PrEP, that’s not a judgment against their partner."
Harron Walker
1.9.20
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