Content writer, journalist

I'm a content marketing writer and journalist covering the intersection of health, personal finance, and home/lifestyle topics for the web, consumer magazines, and health organization publications.

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Arthritis young article
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When Arthritis Strikes the Young

It's a common refrain when a child complains of aches: It must be growing pains. Except when it isn't.

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Stop, Don't Flush

The right way to toss those meds, and medicine cabinet safety.

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Buzz Off!

Mosquito control tips for a healthy summer.

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Credit Score Crash Course

The basics behind the number that drives your financial health.

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Farwell to Fido

Honoring your pet's memory: Saying goodbye to your pet once meant burying them in the backyard or letting your veterinarian dispose of them.

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Breaking the silence

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Make Time for Siesta

Midday naps can refuel your brain.

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Mother Knows Best

Profile: The Bissell family's 135 year-history of cleaning up

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Pulp Nonfiction

The real benefits of homemade juice.

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Shaking the Shingles

How to avoid, or at least minimize, this painful virus.

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Spin Doctoring

Steady advice if you suffer from vertigo.

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Young Man, Examine Thyself

Knowing the risks of testicular cancer.