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.
Conditions Covered:Mental Health, Psoriatic Arthritis, Skin Health, Psoriasis, Brain & Nerve Health, Dementia, Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Head & Neck Cancer, Breast Cancer, Skin Cancer, Lung Cancer, Melanoma, Multiple Myeloma, Shingles, Asthma
Just as important as your medical team and medication regimen is your practice of self-care. Sometimes this means choosing the right workouts, and sometimes it’s about prioritizing your priorities. At the end of the day, remember that you matter more than your condition.
Ashley Romereim has been taking oral pain medication for her ankylosing spondylitis since she was a teenager. Now, a surgically implanted spinal stimulator has reduced her low back pain and cut her oral pain meds in half.
Acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) is a very rare but serious neurological condition that mimics polio. In 2018, 193 cases were reported in the U.S. — more than ever before. Like the flu, this virus changes every year — here’s what to know to stay ahead of it.
New research shows that the plant-based Portfolio dietary pattern can lead to improvements in LDL cholesterol and other cardiometabolic risk factors.
Psoriatic arthritis often occurs alongside other conditions. Health writer Stephanie Stephens interviews medical experts and highlights what we need to know.