Maggie O'Neill

Maggie O’Neill is a health writer and reporter based in New York who specializes in covering medical research and emerging wellness trends, with a focus on cancer and addiction. Prior to her time at Health, her work appeared in the Observer, Good Housekeeping, CNN, and Vice. She was a fellow of the Association of Health Care Journalists’ 2020 class on Women’s Health Journalism and 2021 class on Cancer Reporting. In her spare time, she likes meditating, watching TikToks, and playing fetch with her dog, Finnegan.

Remember: You're not alone in feeling this way.
She’s reached out for help on how to handle the situation.
Including who is at-risk and what the symptoms are.
The good news: It usually goes away on its own.
Raise your hand if eating ice cream is painful.
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Tip: Processed foods certainly don't speed it up.
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Green urine is rare but not necessarily bad, surprisingly enough.
And what to do if you think you or someone you're with is suffering from them.
Doctors explain how to differentiate between the two by noting your symptoms.
“I can’t begin to express how remarkable it feels to finally love who I am enough to pursue my authentic self."
Here's why she wants other women to start talking about urinary incontinence more often.
Plus, when you should see a doctor.
Plus, how simple lifestyle adjustments can help you control your OAB symptoms.