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Sarah Fielding

Sarah Fielding

Health Writer

Sarah is a freelance writer based in New York City and the cofounder of Empire Coven, a digital space for highlighting trailblazing women across New York City. Her work covers a range of topics, with a special focus on mental health, sex, and relationships content, and has appeared at Bustle, Insider, Healthline, Men’s Health, mindbodygreen, Fashionista, Greatist, HuffPost, Architectural Digest, and more. Sarah has also spent time living in Italy and Australia, writing as she traveled.

Latest by Sarah Fielding

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Chronic Life

9 Zero-Proof Cocktails to Try Now

If you have hepatitis C, you'll love toasting with these alcohol-free cocktails that come packed with fresh fruit, veggies (yes!), and all the flavor. Bottoms up!

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Risk Factors

Common Toxins That Can Hurt Your Kidneys (And How to Avoid Them)

These chemicals and compounds aren't doing your kidneys any favors. Learn how to reduce your exposure to stay as healthy as possible.

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Managing Flares

8 Steps to Calming an RA Flare

You might not always be able to prevent a rheumatoid arthritis flare-up, but with these pain-relieving tips at the ready, you can at least show it who's boss.

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Living With

15 Health-boosting Tips for Women with RA

From the key screenings and questions to ask your doctor to the most impactful health habits, learn how to stay on top of your RA and live your healthiest life.

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Risk Factors

Infection-fighting Tips for People With RA

Treatments for rheumatoid arthritis are pretty great at controlling symptoms, but some can make it harder for you to fend off germs. Follow these steps to protect yourself.

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Living With

The Best (and Worst) Foods for Fighting RA

What you eat can improve rheumatoid arthritis symptoms...or make them act up. Learn how to tweak your diet to feel better today.

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Blood

Let’s Talk About Treatment for Hepatitis C

You have some seriously effective options for managing symptoms—and a darn good chance at reaching remission, too.

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Cholesterol

11 Sneaky Habits That Can Raise Triglycerides

You exercise and try to eat right, but your doc is still telling you your triglycerides are too high? Maybe it’s those less-than-obvious habits (looking at you coffee drinks!) that are to blame.