Latest by Pamela Kaufman

When a Doctor Misdiagnoses Your RA

A public-health specialist talks to HealthCentral about her long journey to an RA diagnosis.

COPD: The Movie

Emmy nominated director, Abbey LeVine, talks about her movie Clear the Air: Opening Up About COPD, inspired by her mom who lives with COPD.

How to Manage Gout in a Workplace Full of Triggers

DC Restaurateur John Fielding shares how he works around the rich foods that can cause his gout to flare.

How a Holocaust Survivor Beat the Cancer Odds

Paul Kraus talks with HealthCentral about living with mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer, for more than 20 years.

One Woman’s Decision to ‘Go Flat’ After Mastectomy

Breast cancer survivor Rebecca Pine shares how she chose to forego reconstructive surgery and have a baby after mastectomy.

How Bruce Springsteen Helped a Breast Cancer Survivor

These are the life lessons from a Springsteen superfan who has long believed in the healing power of art and music.

Your Multiple Myeloma Questions Answered

A multiple myeloma doctor answers the hard-hitting questions, like how long do I have to live?

How a Brilliant Multiple Myeloma M.D. Found Her Calling

All it took was one unusual multiple-myelmona patient, and Cristina Gasparetto, M.D., was sold.

Tempeh and Green Okra With Grains Recipe

Diagnosed with stomach cancer and had a gastrectomy? Renowned chef without a stomach, Hans Rueffert, shares a recipe for post-stomach removal surgery or as an every-day healthy meal.

Hummus Recipe for Post-Gastrectomy

If you were diagnosed with stomach cancer and had a gastrectomy, chef Hans Rueffert has nutritious recipes on hand that can help. This recipe, for hummus, includes an unusual protein source.