Jessie Van Amburg, Well + Good

Jessie Van Amburg

Well + Good

New York, NY, United States

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Recent:
  • Unknown
Past:
  • Well + Good
  • Women's Health Mag
  • Men's Health Mag
  • TIME.com

Past articles by Jessie:

Pass the cold brew, because coffee has a ton of health benefits we're all (not) sleeping on

Coffee is delicious, and good for you. Here's what a registered dietitian has to say about the benefits of coffee and its side effects. → Read More

Why the Compounding Traumas of the Pandemic Year May Spark Another Wave of the #MeToo Movement

2021 has ushered in a wave of high-profile sexual assault allegations. Here's why the pandemic may be behind a new wave of #MeToo. → Read More

How Americans Really Feel About Abortion Rights in the Year 2020

When examining various statistics on abortion in 2020, it's clear that the nation's justices and legislators are out of touch with how most Americans feel. → Read More

The Supreme Court Is Apparently Okay With More Than 100,000 Women Losing Birth Control

The Supreme Court decision allowing employers to deny birth control coverage on religious or moral grounds means up to 126,000 will lose it. → Read More

We asked OB/GYNs to answer the top 5 questions Well+Good readers have about female fertility

Female fertility can feel like a confusing topic for many. We asked doctors to answer some of the biggest fertility questions posed by Well+Good readers. → Read More

There are 5 different kinds of intermittent fasting—and not all of them are created equal

The term "intermittent fasting" actually includes several similar but unique eating plans. Here's what beginners should know about the various types of IF. → Read More

Meet the Okinawa diet, Japan’s answer to the Mediterranean diet

The Okinawa diet is known to promote longevity. But how does it compare to the Mediterranean diet? Here's what nutrition experts have to say. → Read More

We asked 6 women to share their thoughts about body positivity. They didn’t hold back.

Wondering what the body positive movement looks like in 2019? Meet six New York women who share their thoughts in this beautiful photo essay. → Read More

Why buying Girl Scout cookies is the ultimate act of wellness

One writer shares exactly why Girl Scout cookie season is a surprising wellness moment when it comes to self-care and giving back. → Read More

After years of hating exercise, I found a workout that makes me feel like Wonder Woman

After years of hating every kind of workout, one editor discovered kickboxing for women. And now she's totally hooked on the sport. → Read More

Getting laid off right before the holidays totally sucked—but it ended up being a career win

For one editor, being laid off from work right around the holidays was the worst and then the best thing that could happen. Here's what she learned. → Read More

An extremely rude study just attacked my love of sleeping

A new study released in the "European Heart Journal" looks at the association between sleep and mortality risk. Why one writer is outraged by the results. → Read More

Glycolic Acid Peel Review: I Tried A Glycolic Acid Peel For Acne

Here's what to expect from a glycolic acid peel, including side effects, results, and price, according to our beauty editor who tried it for the first time. → Read More

Get *all* the healthy tech with Best Buy’s just-dropped Black Friday deals

Best Buy just released its Black Friday 2018 ad, and it's a doozy. Here are the best deals to shop at the Best Buy Black Friday sale. → Read More

We want to talk about anxiety, but we need your help!

Feeling stressed or anxious? Fill out our stress and anxiety survey to help us better understand how it affects your day-to-day life. → Read More

Please Enjoy This Exhaustive List Of Men Who Look Like Snacks

From Michael B. Jordan to Noah Centineo, who are you craving today? Check out this fun quiz of attractive celebrity men looking like...snacks. → Read More

Skylar Brandt of American Ballet Theater Shares Her Daily Diet

Curious what a ballerina eats to stay strong through her training? Check out the fridge (and diet!) of soloist Skylar Brandt from the American Ballet Theater. → Read More

Microwaving Your Protein Bar Will Make It Taste Freaking Amazing

Looking to upgrade your usual protein bar? Try microwaving it—the results are pretty amazing. Here's how to do it at home with any protein bar. → Read More

Kelly Clarkson Just Shared A Sneak Peek At Her Beauty Routine And It's Pretty Hilarious

Singer and host of "The Voice" Kelly Clarkson just shared a hilarious photo of Instagram of her beauty routine and it is pretty amazing. → Read More

Alicia Silverstone’s Fridge Is Literally Packed With Vegetables And I’m Impressed

Alicia Silverstone from "Clueless" is dedicated to her vegan diet. Just check out her vegetable-filled fridge for proof. And spoiler: she wants you to stop hating on tofu. → Read More