Pamela Kaufman

Health Writer

Pamela Kaufman got her professional start covering health at Vogue, where she wrote two columns on news and trends as well as feature stories. Her interest in healthy eating brought her to Food & Wine, where she became executive editor. Today she writes articles about health and food, profiles courageous people living with chronic disease, and pursues all kinds of great stories. You can follow her adventures as an eater, mom, and traveler @pamkaufman.

Conditions Covered:Cancer, Diabetes, Gout, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Anxiety Disorders, Sexual Health

Latest by Pamela Kaufman

Nails and Makeup With RA: Here's How

A beauty blogger and a nail artist with RA shares tips for making the most of your face and nails.

Diabetic Pastry Chef Shares Her Best Dessert-Making Moves

Stacey aka The Diabetic Pastry Chef tastes desserts all day but she’s still impressing her doctor. Find out about her favorite sugar substitutes and flour mixes.

Running the Boston Marathon for Diabetes Charity

Casey McNamara, a diabetes advocate, achieved her dream of running the Boston Marathon and raised nearly $24,000 for diabetes charity at the same time.

Patient and Blogger Stands Up Against the Opioid Stigma

While politicians, policy makers, and medical experts are arguing about the best way to solve the opioid crisis, the blogger behind Chronic Mom says, opioids saved her life.

Outliving Expectations With Multiple Myeloma

Multiple myeloma is considered a fatal disease, but new treatments are extending life expectancy — and introducing new questions.

Keep Working Through Colon Cancer Treatment?

Julie Self didn't want to leave her career when advanced colon cancer hit. Here's how she set expectations and got overwhelming support from her coworkers.

Mother With Rectal Cancer Finds Community

Annie Schreiber was amazed by the support she and her family recieved while she was undergoing treatment for stage 3 rectal cancer.

Coming to Terms with Insulin Injections: Corinna Cornejo's Story

Is taking insulin a mark of failure? A lot of people believe it is. Corinna Cornejo thinks otherwise.

How a Holiday Freakout Inspired One Woman's Anxiety Breakthrough

Kat Kinsman discusses her new book, “Hi, Anxiety” and how she was able to overcome some people’s worst anxiety fears.

Confronting RA by Getting Back on The Bike

The story of Randy Headrick and how a motorcross accident kickstarted his journey to living with RA.