Stories by Jodie Gummow

Jodie Gummow is a senior fellow and staff writer at AlterNet.  subscribe to Jodie Gummow's feed

Posted on: Jan 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A comment like "things could be worse" is more likely to drive someone off the rails.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Porn, health and other factors play a role in how gratified we are in the bedroom.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Listen up, America: Australians have universal health care coverage and make a minimum wage of nearly $17 per hour.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2014, Source: AlterNet

One of the most common, yet misunderstood, male sexual dysfunctions can rip relationships apart.

Posted on: Oct 21, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Scientific study reveals the answer to the million-dollar climax question.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

New research shows older people are a lot more fussy than millennials when it comes to online dating.

Posted on: Sep 30, 2014, Source: AlterNet

“A lot of sh*t in my life has been ruined because of sex,” laments the 19-year-old Duke porn star.

Posted on: Sep 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Oscar Pistorius, Ray Rice... when will the culture of impunity for violence against women end?

Posted on: Sep 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

You will never guess why she did it.

Posted on: Sep 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

New study reveals office break rooms, not restrooms, are the greatest ‘hot spots’ for contamination.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2014, Source: AlteNet

Researchers were able to reverse the addictive power of unhealthy food.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Think your nightmares are as frightening as it can get? Think again.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Yet they lack basic civil rights protections and face the daily threat of deportation.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Mother of boys frustrated that more age-appropriate punishments weren’t proposed.

Posted on: Sep 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

“I’m interested in having sex with someone tonight - I’m approaching you with that in mind.”

Posted on: Aug 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

As Earth’s resources fall into ecological deficit, it’s time to inspect our global green policies.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A whopping 71 percent think the recession’s impact has permanently dragged down the economy.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Gillibrand’s new book reveals despicable, ongoing sexism faced by women in politics

Posted on: Aug 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The delectable spice has amazing healing propensities you may not be aware of.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Good to see the starlet using her fame for something other than twerking!