Anna Reisman

Anna Reisman is a physician in Connecticut. You can follow her on Twitter: @annareisman.

April 18 2013 8:14 AMFree the NursesOne answer to our health care crisis: Let nurse practitioners do primary care on their own.
May 7 2012 10:18 AMHelp! My Shrink Tried To Friend MeDoctors with bad social media etiquette.
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Feb. 27 2012 3:15 PMWhy Elementary Schools Should Ban Energy Drinks
Oct. 25 2011 10:44 AMClap TrapWomen are hit especially hard by this STI—and were once blamed for its spread. What will a gonorrhea superbug mean for female patients?
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May 20 2011 2:42 PMOB/GYNs Shouldn't Turn Away Obese Women
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Feb. 11 2011 5:32 PMAt the Doctor's Office, Size Does Matter
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Dec. 30 2010 1:59 PMWhy Do Elderly Women Have Less Sex Than Elderly Men?
Aug. 1 2012 7:07 AMWhat Your Doctors Don’t Know Can Hurt YouIs your physician increasing your risk for cancer?
March 19 2012 12:55 PMOf Course Birth Control Pills Should Be Sold Over the CounterNo, they do not interact badly with antibiotics.
Jan. 18 2012 12:00 PMTender Young BrainsWhat kind of childhood stress should parents actually be stressing about?
July 5 2011 2:31 PMSee You Later, SpeculumThe case for getting rid of annual pelvic exams.
Feb. 15 2011 2:53 PMHow Sane Parents Got Paranoid About VaccinesA review of Seth Mnookin's The Panic Virus: A True Story of Medicine, Science and Fear.
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Jan. 31 2011 5:44 PMBreast Implants, Cancer, and the Problem With "Significant" Results


The Juice

Ford’s Big Gamble

It’s completely transforming America’s best-selling vehicle.

Should the United States Grant Asylum to Victims of Domestic Violence?

The Apple Watch Will Make Everyone Around You Just a Little Worse Off

This Was the First Object Ever Designed

Don’t Expect Adrian Peterson to Go to Prison

In much of America, beating your kids is perfectly legal. 


How the Apple Watch Will Annoy Us

A glowing screen attached to someone else’s wrist is shinier than all but the blingiest jewels.


A Little Bit Softer Now, a Little Bit Softer Now …

The sad, gradual decline of the fade-out in popular music.

Is Everyone Going to Declare Independence if Scotland Does It? 

I Tried to Write an Honest Profile of One of Bollywood’s Biggest Stars. It Didn’t Go Well.

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Sept. 12 2014 11:26 AM Identical Twins Aren’t Really Identical
  News & Politics
Sept. 14 2014 2:37 PM When Abuse Is Not Abuse Don’t expect Adrian Peterson to go to prison. In much of America, beating your kids is perfectly legal. 
Sept. 12 2014 5:54 PM Olive Garden Has Been Committing a Culinary Crime Against Humanity
Inside Higher Ed
Sept. 13 2014 8:38 AM “You’re More Than Just a Number” Goucher College goes transcript-free in admissions.
  Double X
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Sept. 12 2014 4:05 PM Life as an NFL Wife: “He's the Star. Keep Him Happy.”
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 12 2014 5:55 PM “Do You Know What Porn Is?” Conversations with Dahlia Lithwick’s 11-year-old son.
Sept. 14 2014 11:44 PM A Little Bit Softer Now, a Little Bit Softer Now … The sad, gradual decline of the fade-out in popular music.
Future Tense
Sept. 12 2014 3:53 PM We Need to Pass Legislation on Artificial Intelligence Early and Often
  Health & Science
New Scientist
Sept. 14 2014 8:38 AM Scientific Misconduct Should Be a Crime It’s as bad as fraud or theft, only potentially more dangerous.
Sports Nut
Sept. 12 2014 4:36 PM “There’s No Tolerance for That” Pete Carroll and Jim Harbaugh say they don’t abide domestic abuse. So why do the Seahawks and 49ers have a combined six players accused of violence against women?