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Holly Pevzner

Holly Pevzner

Health Writer

Holly Pevzner specializes in creating health, nutrition, parenting and pregnancy content for a variety of publications, such as EatingWell, Family Circle, Parents, and Real Simple. Before becoming a full-time writer, Holly held senior staff positions at Prevention, Fitness, and Self magazines, covering medical health and psychology. She was also a contributing editor at Scholastic Parent & Child magazine. She resides with her family in Brooklyn, New York.

Latest by Holly Pevzner

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Let's Talk About Lung Cancer Causes

Of all the cancers you could get, lung cancer has some of the most easily identifiable risk factors—including a big one that's completely in your control to eliminate. Learn what experts say you can do to reduce your risk of this disease.

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Nutrition

Foods to Avoid With High Blood Pressure

When you have high blood pressure, knowing what to eat is important but knowing what to skip is even more crucial. Check out these foods to avoid if you have high BP.

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Nutrition

9 Superfoods for High Blood Pressure

Adding these heart-healthy bites to your diet could help you keep your BP in check.

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Medication

10 Best Ways to Manage the Side Effects From RA Meds

Don’t let stomach upset and other bummers prevent you from sticking to your rheumatoid arthritis treatment. These tips can help you manage reactions to your Rx.

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Chronic Life

School Success With Pediatric MS

We've got simple, doable advice for helping your child with MS manage recess, homework, fatigue and more.

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Treatment

How Effective Is Your RA Treatment, Really?

That rheumatoid arthritis med you love now may not work for you forever, or even next month. Use this advice to know when it’s time for a tweak.

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Could It Be Perimenopause?

If you’re experiencing some of these nine signs, then the answer could be yes. We’ve got advice on how to deal.

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Let's Talk About Lung Cancer

We've got the doctor-approved details on causes, symptoms, treatments, and a jillion other facts and tips that can make life with lung cancer easier.

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Living With

The Best Hand Exercises for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Stiffness in your fingers and wrists is a hallmark of RA, but these pro-approved, do-anywhere moves can help manage your symptoms.