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Lambeth Hochwald

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Lambeth Hochwald is a consumer lifestyle reporter covering health, fitness, marriage and family.

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Work

How to Rock Your Career While Rolling With MS

Worried your multiple sclerosis diagnosis is going to steal your chance at success? These three young women share how they're building the careers they want despite their condition.

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Fitness

8 Balance Boosters for MS

More strength! Less chance falling! When you have multiple sclerosis, those are two especially good things. Work these moves into your regular fitness routine, and you'll be steadier on your feet.

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Cholesterol

The Best Ways to Lower Triglycerides

Getting your triglycerides back into a healthy range often requires a one-two punch: healthier habits plus medication. We'll walk you through your options.

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Cholesterol

Have High Triglycerides? What You Need to Know About Omega-3s

We'll just go ahead and say it: Omega-3s may be your magic bullet for high triglycerides. Learn how much—and what type—to take.

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Living With

What It's Really Like to Live With Wet AMD

Advanced macular degeneration is "no cup of tea," but it's not the end of everything either. Three patients get real about living with vision loss.

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Doctor & Patient

10 Questions to Ask Your Eye Doctor About Wet AMD

When you have wet macular degeneration, understanding your treatment options is the first step to preserving your vision. We've got the answers you need most.

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Treatment

When Diet and Exercise Aren’t Enough

Sometimes no matter what you do, the weight doesn’t come off. The good news? If you’re dealing with obesity, you have more treatment options than you realize.

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Symptoms

10 Questions About Heart Failure—Answered

We asked doctors to explain what heart failure actually is (hint: it's probably not what you're imagining), the signs to watch for, and most important, what it means to live with this chronic condition.

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Diagnosis

Now What? 5 Essential Things to Do After a Heart Failure Diagnosis

First breathe...and know you've got options. We walk you through the first few steps to take after finding out you have a heart failure.