Effie Machiavello

Effie Machiavello is a health and wellness writer based in South America. As the self-proclaimed "Empress of side effects," she now does business out of her situation. Her writing focuses on solving clickbait-y rumors, digging rabbit holes, and shedding light on the fantastic little connections of the body. A German and a Latina walked into a bar and now I can't be in the sun.

What are the actual ways sexual dry spells can affect your mind and body?
A modern look at pea protein and the infamous component that terrifies women trying to conceive.
It's possible to elicit an allergic reaction on your partner with basic skin-to-skin contact.
Chronic gastritis may be impacting your brain (and sexual) health.
Peak amounts of stress and solitude changed the way our brains connect with our libidos.