Melissa CaravellaHealth Writer
Melissa Caravella is a New Jersey-based health writer and content strategist. She has spent more than a dozen years writing and editing health content for consumers, with a focus on translating complex medical information into understandable and actionable knowledge.
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If you have pain in your legs from peripheral artery disease, your doctor may suggest a procedure called revascularization. Here’s what to know first.
If you have peripheral artery disease, chances are you could be doing more to lower your risk of serious complications, such as heart attack or stroke.
Time is of the essence when you get a sunburn. Move indoors right away and follow these tips for relief.
Here are five ways to be better prepared to cope with age-related driving challenges and become a safer senior driver.
People who gradually give up driving fare better than those who are forced to stop without time to adapt. Here are a few steps you can take to ease into it.
The combination of sun and medication and can result in a red, itchy, painful sunburn. Here’s what else can cause photosensitivity and how to find relief.
Ultraviolet light from the sun can make chemicals in some drugs interact with skin, leading to tissue damage. Here are some common sun-sensitizing drugs.
Substantial evidence points to the effects of psoriasis on heart health. Yet people with this skin condition aren’t regularly screened for heart disease.