Freelance Writer and Editor

Health/sports/fitness writer published in AARP.org, U.S. News & World Report, espnW, SWIMMER, H2Open, and others. Also experienced in science, history, environmental, business, and AEC writing.

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US News & World Report

What Are the Best Strategies for Living With COPD? | Patient Advice ...

What Are the Best Strategies for Living With COPD? ...

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US News & World Report

Does Having Health Insurance Improve Breast Cancer Survival Rates?

Having a means to pay for care is critical to getting the help you need.

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US News & World Report

What Other Conditions Are Associated With COPD? | Patient Advice ...

What Other Conditions Are Associated With COPD? | P...

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US News & World Report

Can Endocrine Disruptors Elevate Risk of Breast Cancer?

Research suggests chemicals in the environment might help breast cancer grow.

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US News & World Report

Does Consuming Sugar Increase My Risk of Developing Breast ...

Does Consuming Sugar Increase My Risk of Developing...

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US News & World Report

How Do I Read My Breast Cancer Biopsy Report? | Patient Advice ...

How Do I Read My Breast Cancer Biopsy Report? | Pat...

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US News & World Report

Can Acupuncture Help With COPD? | Patient Advice | US News

Can Acupuncture Help With COPD? | Patient Advice | ...

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US News & World Report

What Happens During Breast Reconstruction Surgery? | Patient ...

What Happens During Breast Reconstruction Surgery? ...

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US News & World Report

How Big a Risk Factor Is Alcohol for Breast Cancer? | Patient Advice ...

How Big a Risk Factor Is Alcohol for Breast Cancer?...

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US News & World Report

How Are Heart Disease and COPD Connected? | Patient Advice ...

How Are Heart Disease and COPD Connected? | Patient...

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US News & World Report

What’s the Value of a Makeover for Breast Cancer Patients?

Although not critical to survival, a makeover may help you feel more comfortable in your own skin.

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US News & World Report

A Health Navigator Can Prove Helpful for Breast Cancer Patients ...

Navigators can aid those with a new diagnosis deal with costs and treatment options.

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US News & World Report

What's the Connection Between the Ovaries and Breast Cancer?

Breast cancer can be fed by hormones manufactured in the ovaries

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US News & World Report

Does COPD Have an Autoimmune Component?

Research shows that chronic lung disease may have an autoimmune connection in some patients

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US News & World Report

Should I Join a Breast Cancer Support Group?

Support groups can offer big psychological and social benefits to some patients.