Beth HowardPatient Expert
Beth Howard is a health writer based in Charlotte, NC. She writes about health, medicine, and health care for publications including U.S. News & World Report, The Wall Street Journal, and Prevention Magazine.
Latest by Beth Howard
Mom and caregiver Sandra Holloway survived two heart-failure emergencies—now she's dedicated to helping others avoid them.
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Once faced with a grim, stage IV prognosis, former broadcaster Stephen Andrew has survived kidney cancer for nearly 14 years.
When Stephen Wilson got a stage IV diagnosis, his life changed—in a good way!
A college professor reveals her tips for better sleep.
A therapist's holistic approach turned things around for Kyle Elliot.
A penchant for action and careful preparation enabled Karl Pritchard to secure life-saving treatment.
With many treatment advances in recent years, people like Steve Shulman are discovering that they can live well after a bladder cancer diagnosis.
Professional dancer Pamela Quinn teaches others with Parkinson’s how to manage the disease through movement.
At least 40 percent of people with type 2 diabetes end up eventually having to take insulin. Here’s what you need to know about it.