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Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

Health Writer

Davenport is the founder of Tracyshealthyliving.com. Using the latest scientific research, she helps people live their healthiest lives via one-on-one coaching, corporate talks, and sharing the more than 1,000 health-related articles she's authored.

Latest by Tracy Davenport, Ph.D.

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Let's Talk About the Signs and Symptoms of Psoriatic Arthritis

Psoriatic arthritis isn't always easy to spot. In fact, some don't even have psoriasis! Here's what to look for instead.

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Nutrition

Why the Keto Diet and Acid Reflux May Not Mix

If you’re living with acid reflux or GERD, the ketogenic diet may make your symptoms worse.

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Let’s Talk About Psoriatic Arthritis Treatment

If there’s a positive spin to being diagnosed with this painful disease, it’s that your options for getting better are growing by the day.

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Easy Tips for Managing Psoriatic Arthritis & College

We've got advice to help you manage your PsA whether you'll be learning online or embracing dorm life.

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Symptoms

9 Invisible Ways Psoriatic Arthritis Affects Your Body

It’s not just swollen, flaky knuckles. There are many psoriatic arthritis symptoms that you can’t even see. Here are the side effects to look (er, feel) for.

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Foot Care

9 Ways to Protect Your Feet With PsA

Foot pain often comes with psoriatic arthritis and can lead to other complications. Treat your feet right with these nine tips for protecting your foot health.

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7 Bright Ideas for Parents of ADHD Kids

Here's some advice you may find helpful from educators who work with children with ADHD every day.

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Let's Talk About Psoriatic Arthritis

We've got the doctor-approved details on causes, symptoms, treatments, and a jillion other facts and tips that can make life with psoriatic arthritis easier.

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Tools & Tips

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Living With

Finding Emotional Health With Psoriatic Arthritis

Psoriatic arthritis can create a range of emotions that are a necessary and important part of our survival.