Elizabeth Yuko

Elizabeth Yuko

Elizabeth Yuko, PhD, is an award-winning journalist, bioethicist, and adjunct professor of ethics at Fordham University. Her work focuses on health and science, and how they intersect with home design, popular culture, politics, and history. Elizabeth has covered the Covid-19 pandemic since February 2020 and received an award from the American Society of Journalists and Authors for an article on grieving during the pandemic, published in Rolling Stone. She is a contributing editor to Rolling Stone and has been published in The New York Times, The Atlantic, Architectural Digest, CityLab, and CNN, among others.

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Do Salt Lamps Actually Do Anything or Are They Just Pretty? Here's What the Research Says
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The Hidden Signs of Perfectionism—and How to Tell If It's Holding You Back
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This Is Why You Feel Sad on Sundays—and How to Cope When the 'Scaries' Hit
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Why We Often Feel Lonely During the Holidays—and How to Cope (Especially This Year)
How to Take the Perfect Bath, According to Science: Bubble bath with potted plants
How to Take the Most Relaxing Bath, According to Science
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The Real (and Very Normal) Reason You're So Exhausted After Therapy
How to Set Emotional and Personal Boundaries
This Is What It Looks Like to Set Healthy Boundaries
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This Is Why We Love Tiny Things: Inside the Psychology of Cuteness
This Is Why Tiny Things Make Us So Happy
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What Is Emotional Trauma? How Shifting Our Idea of Trauma Can Help Us Heal
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Allergists Say Eating Local Honey Probably Won't Cure Your Seasonal Allergies—Here's Why
That Mental Rut You're Going Through Has a Name—and Here's What to Do About It
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Here's How to (Actually) Keep Your New Year's Resolutions This Time
What Is Decision Fatigue
9 Signs You Have Decision Fatigue—and Tips to Help Manage It
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Hydration Is Essential, but Can You Drink Too Much Water?
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Why You're Always So Tired—and What You Can Do About It
Migraine vs. Headache: What's the Difference and how to prevent migraines and headaches
Is It a Migraine or Just a Headache? Here's How to Read the Signs and Tell the Difference
The Post-COVID Home: How the Pandemic Has Made Us Rethink Everything
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4 Beneficial Uses for Epsom Salt—and One You Should Always Avoid
Mindfulness for Skeptics