Avery Hurt has written health and science articles for many years for a variety of publications including Better Homes and Gardens, Parents, Eating Well, Health, Medical Economics, and Physicians Practice. She is the author of Bullet with Your Name on It: What You Will Probably Die from and What You Can Do about It, and numerous books for young readers.
Latest by Avery Hurt
There are more ways to tackle insomnia than you might think.
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Doctors have more and more ways to treat MS.
With resilience and grace, this nurse with MS takes on challenges, gives back, and knows when to say no.
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Knowing which symptoms to expect and taking an active role in your own care can greatly improve your quality of life.
When James Bowen, M.D., a neurologist in Seattle, began practicing medicine more than 20 years ago, there was not a single approved medication for treating MS. Today, there are 14 that can treat the relapsing-remitting form of the disease, with an ad...
Q. Why should I keep track of my MS symptoms? A. When you document symptoms and body functions that might be affected by MS, you make it easier to recognize disease progression. The aim to keep a running list of new symptoms, ongoing symptoms, and sy...