Stephanie WoodHealth Writer
Stephanie Wood is a award-winning freelance writer and former magazine editor specializing in health, nutrition, wellness, and parenting.
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Recovery is easier if you start treatment before the telltale rash appears. Here's how to know if you have it.
This condition features a painful skin rash that can results in serious complications. But what if you could spot the virus coming, before the first red bump even appeared?
We've got the doctor-approved scoop on the causes, symptoms, treatments, and a jillion other facts and tips that can make life with shingles easier.
It would be great if a single exam could confirm if you have Crohn’s. Naturally, it’s not that simple—but the tests below can work together to provide a clearer picture of your health.
When is it more than just a sinus infection? We've got the answers to that and everything else you need to know about these rare but dangerous diseases.
This challenging disease is almost entirely preventable, once you know what's behind it. Here's what experts say are the major risk factors.
For generations, the leading cause of throat cancer was tobacco. Not anymore. Here’s what the experts have to say about a whole new threat to your health.
Unlike some hard-to-diagnose cancers, you can often see tumors of the jaw. If you do, check out these details on what steps to take next.
We’ve got the doctor-approved details on the causes, symptoms, and treatments of this news-making disease so you can stay one step ahead of it.
Throat cancer can mimic lots of other everyday ailments, so don't get fooled. We've got the doctor-approved scoop on the red flags that signal real trouble.