Katie Way

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
3 days ago
body

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

Proceed with caution.
Katie Way
3 days ago
healthcare

Drugs Are Killing More Than Twice as Many People as We Thought

Imprecise medical classifications may be concealing how many people are dying.
Katie Way
5 days ago
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
1.14.20
healthcare

Imagine Simply Going to the Doctor Without Running the Numbers First

A new report from Vox on Taiwan’s single-payer healthcare system helps fill out some details in this so-called “fantasy.”
Katie Way
1.13.20
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
1.13.20
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
1.9.20
body

Jillian Michaels Is the Biggest Loser

The trainer is keeping "The Biggest Loser's" toxic, fatphobic legacy alive.
Katie Way
1.8.20
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
1.7.20
healthcare

Doctors Should Stop Looking at Their Little Computers and Listen to You

Researchers say active listening and paying attention to emotional cues could be the key to bridging the divide between healthcare providers and the people they treat.
Katie Way
1.7.20
Dating

Wow, This Interracial Relationship 'Bot' Really Went Off the Rails

In “this time of wokeness,” it turns out we’re still pretty racist.
Katie Way
1.3.20
mind

38% More People Sober This Year, Dry January Found Dead

Fewer people report starting a Dry January, probably because fewer people are drinking at all.
Katie Way
1.2.20
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