Stephanie StephensHealth Writer
Stephanie Stephens is a very experienced digital journalist, audio/video producer and host who covers health, healthcare and health policy, along with celebrities and their health, for a variety of publications, websites, networks, content agencies and other distinctive clients. Stephanie was accepted to THREAD AT YALE for summer 2018 to author and produce an investigative series. She is also active in the animal welfare community.
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Some people swear by it. Others avoid it at all costs. Here, experts answer your questions about using the sun to help treat psoriasis.
When life changes, so does your psoriasis. Three women share the shifts that triggered the flare of all flares and how they found their way back to calmer skin.
Gut-directed hypnotherapy can calm lingering ulcerative colitis symptoms. Find out how it works—and if it's right for you.
Nearly half of people with Crohn’s disease battle mental illness. The good news? It's never too late to get the help you need.
Rheumatologist Hillary Norton, M.D., has spent her career caring for people with ankylosing spondylitis—including herself.
Few people with ulcerative colitis jump right to surgery. But sometimes, when all else fails, it can give you your life back.
A new study found that women with sleep apnea may be more likely to develop cancer.
An endometrial cancer survivor shares her story and key advice to help you notice early symptoms, get fast treatment, and more tips.
Most of us have back pain at some point—90% of us, in fact—and it has lots of potential causes. Ankylosing spondylitis is one of them. Here’s how to know if AS might be behind yours.
Brooke Baker toughed out two years with undiagnosed and untreated rheumatoid arthritis pain, but when her son was diagnosed with diabetes, it was almost more than she could bear. Almost. Get ready to shed some #HappyTears.