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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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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.

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6 Ways to Stress Less About Messy Psoriasis Meds

Psoriasis topicals can be effective, but they're not easiest to deal with. These tips can ease some of the hassle.

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5 Back Care Tips for New Moms With AS

Caring for a new baby can wreak havoc on even the strongest backs. Here are some best practices to support your spine.

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Diabetic Macular Edema Almost Stole My Sight

One woman shares her ongoing battle with diabetic macular edema, a chronic condition that untreated can lead to blindness.

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9 Rosacea Myths—Busted!

It's basically just acne. Wrong! Coffee triggers flares. Not necessarily! Learn about the top rosacea misconceptions.

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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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6 Ways to Support Your Partner With Ankylosing Spondylitis

Real talk from people with AS about how their partners always have their back.

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Meet 6 Incredible Teens With MS

These teenagers have lots more to deal with than most kids their age. But do they let multiple sclerosis stop them? No way.

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Living With

5 Ways to Confidently Say No if You Have Psoriatic Arthritis

From all-day projects to those to-do lists that wrap around the block, here's how to graciously decline whatever you want, in order to keep PsA flares in check.

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Treatment

Could At-Home UVB Therapy Help Your Psoriasis?

Phototherapy has many benefits for the skin disease, but traditionally, convenience has not been one of them. Newer, better DIY units you can use at home could change that.