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Jennifer Co

Jennifer Co

Jennifer Co is a freelance writer based in the United States. She holds BS Biology and MD degrees from the University of Santo Tomas (Philippines). Her areas of interest include healthcare, patient care and medical research.

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  • Health Conditions, Preventive Care

    Signs of Poor Circulation and What to Do About It

    Read this helpful guide to poor circulation, featuring information on the most frequent causes, treatments, high-risk groups and helpful lifestyle and health tips to prevent poor circulation.
  • Health Conditions

    Why Do You Need a Podiatrist for Diabetes Care?

    Podiatry and foot care is an essential part of caring for the symptoms and issues brought on by diabetes. Read our guide to common questions around podiatry, the treatment of conditions and more.
  • Fitness & Nutrition

    Healthy Diet Tips & Benefits for Older Adults

    Read this helpful guide to healthy eating and drinking habits for aging adults, with tips on what food to eat as you get older, information on food groups, dieting tips and more.
  • Health Conditions

    Common Symptoms & Risk Factors of Osteoporosis

    Read this guide to osteoporosis and bone disease, with common issues, information on who is at risk of developing osteoporosis, as well as common symptoms and ways to manage bone problems for seniors.
  • Health Conditions

    Common Symptoms & Signs of Dementia & Alzheimer’s Disease

    Read this guide with an explanation on common signs and symptoms of dementia, along with risk factors, types of dementia, stages of dementia and more information on treatment.
  • Lifestyle

    The winter blues: reach out and touch someone

    For some of us, winter means celebrating the big holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's.
  • Medicare & Insurance

    How do I find doctors who accept Medicare near me?

    Good health does not come cheap. In fact, national health spending in the United States was around $3.8 trillion in 2019, and it's estimated to grow up to $6.2 trillion by 2028.
  • Health Conditions

    Bone and joint health screenings

    Diseases of the bones and joints affect nearly 3 out of 4 American adults over the age of 65 and the rate of these diseases is projected to keep increasing over the coming years.
  • Fitness & Nutrition, Lifestyle

    Lifestyle tips to help you lower your cholesterol

    Every one of us wants to be healthy, but doing the things that keep us healthy is hard work.
  • Health Conditions

    Prostate cancer: symptoms, signs and screenings

    Cancer has become a word feared by many people, perhaps because of its association with being untreatable and often fatal.

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