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Stacey Colino

Stacey Colino is an award-winning writer, specializing in health, fitness, and psychological issues, and an ACE-certified health coach. Her work has appeared in dozens of national magazines, and she is the co-author of the books Disease-Proof: The Remarkable Truth About What Makes Us Well, Strong Is the New Skinny, Good Food Fast!, and Taking Back the Month.

Latest by Stacey Colino

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MS 101

Multiple sclerosis is a chronic and progressive disease of the central nervous system. Nearly one million people in the United States are living with MS.

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Bladder Cancer: The Basics

Advanced bladder cancer is becoming a manageable condition. Here’s what you need to know about the sixth most common cancer in the U.S.

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Ask the MS Expert: Lilyana Amezcua, M.D., M.S.

Lilyana Amezcua, M.D., M.S., is associate professor of neurology in the multiple sclerosis and neuroimmunology division at the Keck School of Medicine of USC in Los Angeles.

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Ask the MS Expert: Robert Charlson, M.D.

Assistant professor of neurology and psychiatry Robert Charlson, M.D. answers important questions about multiple sclerosis.

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Ask the Expert: Lawrence Steinman, M.D.

Professor of neurology Lawrence Steinman, M.D. answers important questions about multiple sclerosis.

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Ask the Expert: Bruce A. Cohen, M.D.

Professor of neurology Bruce A. Cohen, M.D. answers important questions about multiple sclerosis.

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Ask the Expert About Bladder Cancer

Genitourinary medical oncologist Matthew Zibelman, M.D., answers important questions about advanced bladder cancer.

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Working with Your Doctor

Here’s how to prepare for tests and discussions when you see your doctor for Parkinson’s disease.