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Jeanine Barone

Health Writer

Jeanine Barone is a scientist and journalist with an eclectic background. She’s a nutritionist and exercise physiologist who regularly writes about travel, health, fitness, and food for numerous top-tier publications. Jeanine enjoys active travel, especially long-distance cycling and cross-country skiing.

Latest by Jeanine Barone


8 Important Ways NMOSD Is Different From MS

Sure, on paper NMOSD sounds super similar to MS. But, in the body, the two conditions look and feel very different.

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Got UC? What You Should Know About Fecal Transplants

Everything you (n)ever wanted to know about using (yes) poop to treat ulcerative colitis.

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10 Natural Remedies for Psoriasis Relief

These skin-soothing remedies could be the perfect complements to your usual psoriasis medications.

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Real Advice for Parenting Through UC

Having ulcerative colitis while caring for kids may sound just about impossible. Here’s how these parents make it work.

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What to Know About Left-Sided Ulcerative Colitis

A sub-type of UC, this disease can cause pain and permanent damage without proper treatment. Here’s how to stay one step ahead.


How to Know When Your RRMS Is Progressing to SPMS

When familiar symptoms appear and worsen, then never retreat, you'll know the disease is advancing.

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UC and Gut Bacteria: Could Missing Microbes Hold the Key?

New research suggests the cause—and possibly cure—for ulcerative colitis can be found in your gut microbiome.

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Your Brain on MS

Multiple sclerosis may vary patient to patient, but the process that causes its symptoms? That's nearly the same in everyone.

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What Gut Bacteria Has to Do With MS

They may sound like odd bedfellows, but the bacteria in your gut, known as your microbiome, plays a major role in health and disease.

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Real-life Strategies to Quit Smoking

If you're trying to kick the habit, you probably won’t find these smoking-cessation techniques in any guidebook, but according to the men and women who tried them, they work!