Amy Tudor, Patient Expert

Amy wrote for HealthCentral as a patient expert for Psoriasis.

Hypochondria and the Internet: A HealthCentral Explainer

Credit: Thinkstock The Internet has quite literally changed the way people deal with their health, offering everything from advice on diets to support communities for people with various health conditions to scientific information on diseases, their ...
Amy Tudor

Ten Must-Know Facts About Psoriasis

In the July 24 episode of “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” Kim Kardashian learned that she had psoriasis, a skin condition her mother also has. Here are 10 things to know about psoriasis.
Amy Tudor

Brain Death and Coma: A HealthCentral Explainer

Kyle Glover, the 11-year-old son of R&B singer and actor Usher, has been declared brain dead today after suffering a terrible accident involving a jet ski over the weekend. According to The Press Association, the boy was riding on an inner tube o...
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Histrionic Personality Disorder: A HealthCentral Explainer

Credit: Thinkstock The trial of alleged child abuser Jerry Sandusky is entering its second week, and the former Penn State assistant football coach’s lawyers are set to begin presenting their evidence this week. Prosecutors say the 68-year-old Sandus...
Amy Tudor