Category: Health & Fitness

Of course big tech is tracking your WebMD visits

Information about our health is supposed to be sacred, but the internet has basically thrown that tenet of society out the window. A new report from the Financial Times has found that the extent to which consumer medical websites share data with internet advertisers like Google, Facebook, and others, is vast. The report specifically looked…

Now Juul will stop selling mint flavor, too

Days after the release of a study showing that teens prefer mint-flavored vapes, Juul made a decision that’s sure to have people of all ages hoarding their pods.  As of Thursday, Juul will immediately stop selling mint Juul pods through its website and fulfilling mint Juul pod orders from retailers. The company’s announcement attributes the…

How mindful sex helped me heal from sexual trauma

This is the third story in a four-part series on sex hacks for the digital age. TW: It includes descriptions of sexual trauma. I lie in bed, alone in a darkened room, naked. My glowing technicolor oil diffuser emits lavender scents and trickling sounds of ambient music. I take two long puffs off my vaporizer, hoping…