A weekly study of health, policy, and gender in tech.


The Dark Side of Noom

Untangling the weight-loss app’s many promises

55 Jul 1, 2021 by Taylor Majewski


Who Gets to Solve Death?

The two types of “death tech” companies

24 Oct 21, 2020 by Taylor Majewski


The Unwritten Rules of Social Media (A Survival Guide)

What are the dance steps that help doctors, researchers, health companies, educators, sex workers and activists combat harmful policies on legacy social platforms?

14 Mar 31, 2021 by Taylor Majewski


Should I Become an Herb Lady?

How did CBD grow into such a massive industry so quickly? This essay isn't about whether CBD works, but how its marketing works for it. Especially with women.

8 Apr 20, 2021 by Taylor Majewski


Welcome to Glassy

A lens—not a ceiling

6 Mar 24, 2021 by Taylor Majewski


‘These are the things nobody ever talks about’

Hana Mohan on isolation, trans identity as a founder, and making space for change

6 May 19, 2021 by Taylor Majewski