Press Archive

Older writing and news coverage of The Menoppause Manifesto, The Vagina Bible, Jensplaining, and other assorted things I’ve been up to!

Why Can’t We Talk About Periods? TED Talks, Jen Gunter MD, January 17, 2020

Goop’s pseudoscience ministry comes to Netflix, Jen Gunter MD, January 17, 2020

Is Incontinence Inevitable? by Jen Gunter MD New York Times, January 14, 2020.

Hot flashes, waxing and periods: You questions on women’s health. New York Times, December 24, 2019.

To plump or not to plump, Women should carefully consider using cosmetic fillers for gynecological changes, by Dr. Jen Gunter MD, New York Times, December 19, 2019

Your Mom Is Wrong: Your Vegetarian Diet Did Not Cause Cancer, by Dr. Jen Gunter MD New York Times, December 5, 2019

Thank God for Judy Blume, by Jen Gunter MD New York Times, November 21, 2019

Thinning Hair All Over, by Jen Gunter MD New York Times, November 21, 2019

The Ongoing Trauma of Prematurity, by Jen Gunter MD, New York Times, November 15, 2019

7 Fertility Myths that Belong in the Past, by Jen Gunter MD, New York Times, November 14, 2019

For the Teen Who No Longer Wants a Period, by Jen Gunter MD, New York Times, You Asked November 12, 2019

9 Ridiculous Sex Myths Debunked By Twitter’s Fave Truth Teller, Dr. Jen Gunter, by Jen Gunter, Cosmopolitan, October 30, 2019

PCOS Is More Than a Fertility Issue, by Jen Gunter MD, New York Times, You Asked October 4, 2019

Misinformation about women’s bodies thrives online. Meet the doctor fighting it, by Rachel Thompson, Mashable October 4, 2019

‘The Vagina Bible’: Dr. Jen Gunter Talks Straight About Women’s Bodies, by Debbie Koenig, WebMD October 3, 2019.

EPISODE 200 BONUS: UN-RECOMMENDABLE BOOKS, BookRiot Podcast. September 30, 2019

One doctor’s fight against the ‘Wellness Industrial Complex.’ Podcast Frontburner, CBC Radio with Jayme Poisson. September 30, 2019.

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A Gynecologist’s Guide to Safeguarding Your Vagina From Myths and Scammers. Rachel E. Gross, UnDark. September 27, 2019.

Vagina, vagina, vagina: Dr. Jen Gunter wants to break language taboos and myths about women’s health. David Bell, CBC Calgary. September 25, 2019.

The history of clitoral neglect – and how medicine has been mansplaining from the start. Excerpt from The Vagina Bible, September 23, 2019.

Dr Jen Gunter interview: ‘Wellness sites are selling patriarchy and calling it feminism, by Olivia Petter The Independent, September 19, 2019.

‘Keep coffee out of your rectum, quit steaming your vagina’: Q&A with Dr. Jen Gunter
By Aalia Adam and Elizabeth Palmieri Global News. September 8, 2019 (really funny video!).

Put Away The Jade Eggs And Garlic: This Doctor’s ‘Vagina Bible’ Separates Fact From Fiction, with Meghna Chakrabarti On Point WBUR-NPR, August 29, 2019

Vagina Bible’ Tackles Health And Politics In A Guide To Female Physiology, by Mara Gordon, NPR Shots August 27, 2019

‘For So Long, Women Have Been Marginalized by Medicine.’ Dr. Jen Gunter is debunking junk science about the female body with her aptly titled new book, The Vagina Bible, by Lizzie O’Leary, The Atlantic August 27, 2019

Dr Jen Gunter Is a Trailblazer for Truth (and the Vagina), with Dr. Eric Topol (video and transcript), Medscape August 26 2019

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Meet Jen Gunter: The doctor waging war on the cult of wellness, by Bridget Harrison Sunday Mail, YOU Magazine August 24, 2019 (that photo is so boss I had to include it)

Your Vagina Just Wants You To Eat A Healthy, Balanced Diet, excerpt from The Vagina Bible, Chatelaine August 23, 2019

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Dr. Jen Gunter Is Taking On ‘Big Wellness,’ One Vagina Myth At A Time, by Maija Kappler. HuffPost Canada August 23, 2019

Dr. Jen Gunter is Taking Down The Patriarchy, One Vagina At A Time, by Kathleen Newman-Bremang, Refinery29 August 23, 2019

Jen Gunter counters misinformation around women’s health with a web series, by Norman Wilmer, NOW August 22, 2019

Myth buster: Winnipeg-raised OB/GYN fights misinformation about women’s bodies in new book, by Jen Zoratti, Winnipeg Free Press August 19, 2019

Explore The Space Podcast with Dr. Mark Shapiro, Jen Gunter, On Being an Expert episode 145

Dr. Woo. The Doctor Fighting Fake News about Vaginas, by Maddie Oatman September/October Issue Mother Jones Magazine

The Vagina Lies, excerpt of The Vagina Bible. Globe and Mail  August 17, 2019

The Vagina Bible: This feminist gynecologist wants you to know your body and fight the patriarchy, by Julia Belluz, Vox August 14, 2019

This New Book Answers Every Vagina Question You’re Scared to Google. Dr. Jen Gunter knows everything there is to know about vaginas, and in her new book, she explains it all. by Dr. Jessi Gold, InStyle August 13, 2019

What You Should Know About Your Vaginal Health Before College, Teen Vogue, by Devra Ferst  August 13, 2019

Why Sexually Transmitted Infections Can’t Shake Their Stigma, by Dr. Jen Gunter The Cycle, New York Times August 13, 2019

The GOP is Going After Trans Healthcare, by Dr. Jen Gunter, DAME August 12, 2019

Advice for Dealing with the Anxiety of HPV, by Dr. Jen Gunter You Asked, New York Times August 8, 2019

We took celeb ob-gyn Dr. Jen Gunter from frizz to fab, Curl Magazine, August 7, 2019

Jen Gunter Will Tell You the Truth About Your Vagina, The Cut, by Courtney Shea July 25, 2019

Unwrapping the Beef: Kim Anami’s Kung-Fu Vagina Vs. Dr. Jen Gunter’s Medical License, by Joan Summers, Jexebel July 25, 2019

Fighting Food Cravings and PMS, by Dr. Jen Gunter You Asked, New York Times July 25, 2019

Meet GOOP’s Number One Enemy, Chatelaine, by Maureen Halushak July 19, 2019

Canadian anti-Goop doctor Jen Gunter takes aim at increasingly strict U.S. abortion laws, Toronto Star by Cassandra Szklarski June 6, 2019

Radio New Zealand, Dr. Jen Gunter Challenging Pseudoscience  April 9, 2019

With Soledad O’Brien on Matter of Fact TV, (video) on the GOP lies about Infanticide  March 9, 2019