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Lauren Paige Kennedy

Latest by Lauren Paige Kennedy

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"I Had COVID-19. Here’s What Happened."

This novelist and mom of two lives near the COVID-19 containment zone just outside of New York City. Read her account of testing at a drive-through facility in Greenwich, CT, then battening down the hatches to protect her family as she rode out symptoms under quarantine.

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Brain

Helping Kids Handle the Emotional MS Roller Coaster

For children with pediatric multiple sclerosis, the physical challenges are intertwined with psychological ones. These strategies can help kids cope—even thrive—after a diagnosis.

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Doctor & Patient

Blazing a New Path for Kids With MS

Nurse practitioner Maria Milazzo has spent her life caring for children with pediatric multiple sclerosis, a condition that's only beginning to be understood. But from where she stands? The future is bright.