Haley Weiss

Haley Weiss is a reporter on Time’s health & science team, a former editor at The Atlantic.

Weiss graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 2018, where they studied neuroscience, bioethics, and journalism. In addition to Weiss’ years at The Atlantic and freelance work, they have interned and reported at E&E News and Philadelphia Magazine, worked as an editor for Healthline, the COVID Tracking Project’s blog, and the online magazine Lady Science.


Study: Wealthiest Black Moms More Likely To Die In Childbirth Than Poorest White Moms

ByHaley Weiss

Even the wealthiest Black women can’t escape the effects of structural racism.


8 Ways Cold Weather Changes Your Body

ByHaley Weiss

Expect a runny nose, dry skin, and...difficulty getting an erection?


The Secret Key To Getting The Most Out Of Your Workouts

ByHaley Weiss

Sure, lifting is important. But there's probably a part you're forgetting, and it's crucial for building strength.

Anti-Diet Diet

Intuitive Eating Is How You Heal Your Relationship With Food

ByHaley Weiss

It has psychological and physical benefits, and it just means eating like a kid.


7 Ways To Motivate A Kid With ADHD To Do Homework And Chores

ByHaley Weiss

Start by meeting your kid where they are — and really listen to what they’re telling you.


Adaptogenic Mushrooms Are The Latest Wellness Craze You Need To Know About

ByHaley Weiss

At therapeutic doses, these mushrooms may benefit digestion and combat inflammation. But the science isn’t settled yet.


These 5 Smart Hacks Can Help You Drink Less

ByHaley Weiss

It’s one thing to say you’ll drink less and another to actually do it.

Child Development

Why You Don't Need To Worry If Your Kid Fails The Marshmallow Test

ByHaley Weiss

Succumbing to temptation once doesn’t mean they always will.


5 Ways To Bust Brain Fog And Keep Your Mind Sharp

ByHaley Weiss

It can take as little as five minutes a day.


There’s No Such Thing As Perfect Posture, So Don’t Even Try

ByHaley Weiss

In fact, forget you even have a back.

Men's Health

High-Testosterone Food Is A Myth, But Your Diet Makes A Difference

ByHaley Weiss

Looking for testosterone-boosting foods? You won't find them here...or anywhere.


Everything Parents Need To Know About The Polio Vaccine

ByHaley Weiss

Thanks to the vaccine, polio is a relic of the past in the U.S.

Catching Zzz's

Is It Safe To Give Kids Melatonin — And Does It Really Help Them Sleep?

ByHaley Weiss

If your kid is having trouble sleeping, melatonin shouldn’t be the first thing you reach for.


Everything Parents Need To Know About The Chickenpox Vaccine

ByHaley Weiss

From its place in the history of mass vaccination to side effects and more, this is everything parents need to know.

New Year, New Me

The Big Mistake Stopping You From Making Progress On Resolutions

ByHaley Weiss

Think less about what you want to eliminate from your life, and more about what you can add.


How Do Babies And Kids Get RSV?

ByHaley Weiss

Good hand-washing is key to prevent transmission.


15 Minutes Of Sunlight For More Passion And Sex, Study Says

ByHaley Weiss

The sun can make you hot in more ways than one.