Laurie Saloman, M.S.

Laurie Saloman, M.S.

Laurie Saloman, M.S., is a health writer with more than 20 years of experience working for both consumer and doctor-focused publications. She’s a graduate of Brandeis University and the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, and lives in New Jersey with her family.

What Are Bruises?

Do you feel as if you can’t bump against a piece of furniture without getting a black-and-blue mark? Here’s why that’s happening, and what you can do about it.
Laurie Saloman, M.S.

Do I Have a Hernia?

Hernias often have no known cause but can occur when you lift something heavy, strain on the toilet, or perform any activity that increases stomach pressure.
Laurie Saloman, M.S.

Morton's Neuroma: Help for Toe Pain

The typical Morton’s neuroma sufferer is a woman, and the condition usually develops between the third and fourth toes. Here’s what can help ease the pain.
Laurie Saloman, M.S.