Kathleen Hall, MBA

Health Writer

Kathleen Hall is a health writer who writes articles for consumer and health professionals as well as health care marketing material for corporate clients. Kathleen has a BS in psychology from the University of Maryland, an MBA from Virginia Commonwealth University and is a member of the Association of Health Care Journalists. She divides her time between Richmond, Virginia, and Bar Harbor, Maine. Kathleen is also a professional artist and runner.

Conditions Covered:Cancer, Head & Neck Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Colon Cancer, Lymphoma, Esophageal Cancer

Latest by Kathleen Hall, MBA

Do You Have "Chemobrain"?

If you feel confused or have trouble focusing as you go through cancer treatment, it could be chemobrain. Learn more about what it is and why it happens.

Liver Cancer Rises Dramatically in the U.S.

Liver cancer is one of the fastest rising cancers in America, and it’s rising faster in the U.S. than the rest of the world.

HPV and Head and Neck Cancer: What You Should Know

It's the most common sexually transmitted infection. And it's a rising cause of throat cancer. How can you protect yourself?

Complications of Cervical Cancer Treatment

Are you or a loved one undergoing treatment for cervical cancer? Learn about the common complications and how they are treated.

Your Cervical Cancer Health Care Team Members

Have you or someone you know been diagnosed with cervical cancer? Here's a look at some of the key players who may help with cancer care.

Step-by-Step Guide to Undergoing A Colonoscopy

From the first steps of prepping for a colonoscopy to what happens during the procedure, this slideshow walks you through the colorectal cancer screening process. Share with someone about to have the procedure – or read yourself if you need to have your first or a repeat test.

A Guide to Colorectal Cancer Screening Tools

You’ve probably heard of a colonoscopy. But what other ways can you be screened for colorectal cancer, including taking a sample at home and sending to a lab? Read this article to find out more.

All About Lymphoma, A Basic Explainer Story

“For a variety of reasons, one cell within the lymph system may go rogue and start growing abnormally and that’s what becomes a cancer.” Learn more about what happens next.

Cervical Cancer Treatment: What You Need to Know

Have you or a loved one been diagnosed with cervical cancer? Learn about treatment options, which are largely determined by how advanced the cancer is at the time of diagnosis.

Throat Cancer: What You Need to Know

Learn more about this group of cancers, from risk factors to treatments.