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Sunday, December 15, 2019

Linda Peckel

Linda Peckel has authored hundreds of news and feature articles for online healthcare publications such as PatientCareOnline, RheumatologyAdvisor, RheumatologyNetwork, NeurologyAdvisor, PsychiatryAdvisor, and many others. Linda has also written educational materials for nurses, physicians, physician assistants and rehabilitation specialists and frequently covers global medical conferences, reporting on the latest developments. In addition to healthcare writing, she writes about the arts for several blogs, including her own Arts Enclave, and recently completed a novel, “Welcome Home Isabel.”

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Hirsutism is a significant source of distress and loss of self-esteem for a woman who develops a male pattern of hair growth...
Sometimes the first signs of serious conditions appear on the skin. Systemic diseases often have a wide range of cutaneous manifestations. Here are...
If you have rough, dry, chapped hands, you might be a nurse. And hospital nurses are more likely than other types of...
Denial is a powerful thing. With diabetes, it has the power to convince someone to ignore the warning signs for serious future...
An estimated 29.1 million people -- almost 10% of the total US population -- have diabetes mellitus (DM). And nearly 80% of...
Foot pain is a problem in any job that requires you to be on your feet -- and it only gets worse...

Recent posts

7 Inspiring Messages to Share with Patients Struggling During the Holiday Season

No, suicides don't happen more often during the holidays, contrary to popular belief. But this time of year is still a challenging one for both patients and providers.

11 Tips for Clinicians Interested in Trying Out Intermittent Fasting

When clinicians think about trying intermittent fasting, they often worry about lapses in energy. But one expert says it actually has the opposite effect.

Nurses and NPs share the Most and Least Satisfying Aspects of Their Job in New Survey

Mentoring the next generation of nurses? Helping patients? Which of the "most satisfying aspects of being a nurse" from this survey also make your own list?

More Women are Self-Treating Endometriosis with Cannabis and CBD — But is it Safe?

Many endometriosis sufferers are taking symptom relief into their own hands by using cannabis and CBD, research finds. Learn about the risks — and if it works.

The Latest Vaping Research that Health Professionals Should Know About

The federal government's investigation into vaping-related illness, formally known as "e-cigarette or vaping product use associated lung injury," or EVALI, has been...

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