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Colleen Travers

Colleen Travers

Health Writer

Colleen Travers is a writer, editor, and digital content strategist with over a decade of experience in the health, wellness, and fitness industries. She's been an editor for sites such as FitnessMagazine.com and DoctorOz.com and has written online for The Huffington Post, Reader's Digest, Fitbit, Shape, MindBodyGreen, Fit Pregnancy, and more.

Latest by Colleen Travers

Food Swaps for COPD
Nutrition

Healthy Eating Tips for COPD

When simply breathing is difficult, meals can quickly become an afterthought. But having a healthy diet is critical for lung function. We've got a few simple strategies that can help you eat better and feel better, too.

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Living With

Just Diagnosed With Hepatitis C?

Three hep C patients share the strategies that got them through diagnosis, treatment, and more.

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Symptoms

The ABCs of Hepatitis

Did you know there are six types of hepatitis? We help you understand the different causes of liver inflammation so you can spot the signs and lower your risk.

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Complications

9 Tips to Prevent Eye Problems When You Have Diabetes

Prevent diabetic eye disease (or keep it from getting worse) with these sight-saving strategies.

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Living With

Watch Out! Home Hazards for People With Diabetes

Diabetes complications like neuropathy and vision loss can increase your chance of falling. We show you how to stay safe.

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Living With

Everything You Need to Know About Diabetic Eye Disease

Diabetes can affect every part of the eye. Know the risks and how to protect your sight.