Judy Koutsky

Judy Koutsky

Health Writer

Judy Koutsky is an award-winning writer and editor and her work has appeared in over 30 publications including Conde Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure, Parents, WebMD, Prevention and Scholastic. You can see her work at JudyKoutsky.com or follow her on Instagram @JudyKoutsky.

Latest Articles by Judy Koutsky

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Multiple Sclerosis

9 Reasons You Might Swap Your MS Meds

Maybe your DMT no longer works. (Or, maybe you just learned you’re pregnant.) Here’s how to make a change safely with your doctor’s guidance.

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Healthy Living

The Biggest Health Myths of All Time

Experts weigh in to help us determine fact from fiction when it comes to health rumors we’ve heard through the grapevine.

Parkinson's Disease

Hallucinations, Illusions, and Delusions: What’s the Difference?

Experts explain the nuances between these symptoms of psychosis and what it means for someone with Parkinson’s.

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Parkinson's Disease

What Helped Us Most: Advice From Parkinson's Caregivers

The best tips come from those who have lived through taking care of a partner or parent with psychosis symptoms.

Multiple Sclerosis

9 Things You Can Stop Worrying About With MS

If you have multiple sclerosis, these are the things that keep you up at night. Experts sort fact from fiction so you can find some peace.

Hepatitis C

Watch Out for These 6 Hep C Complications

From gallstones to cancer, there are some serious complications associated with hepatitis C. We asked experts to explain what can be done to prevent them.

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12 Ways to Breathe Easier Every Day With COPD

Catch your breath faster with these COPD-approved tips.

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Macular Degeneration

The Super Supplement for AMD

The AREDS 2 multivitamin is a research-backed supplement that can slow the progression of some forms of age-related macular degeneration. Find out if it’s right for you.