Melissa Jayne Kinsey
Melissa Jayne Kinsey

Melissa Jayne Kinsey is a medical writer and the owner of Nicholson & Stillwell. She blogs about the science of stardust at KinseyonCharisma.com.

Future Tense
Aug. 31 2015 11:39 AMThe iPhone InterventionIs smartphone addiction a diagnosis or just an excuse?
Future Tense
June 26 2014 7:48 AMPlease Hold for the DoctorWhy you still can’t email your physicians with a simple question. (Hint: It's not their fault.)
Future Tense
Oct. 10 2014 10:43 AMFaceTime FarewellsHow video calling is changing the way we say our last goodbyes.
Future Tense
Jan. 10 2014 11:08 AMWhat Happens in the Hospital Doesn’t Stay in the HospitalSome doctors and nurses use social media to share embarrassing photos of and information about patients.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.