Sophia Bernazzani is a health care journalist. She has a background in healthcare and previously worked in health marketing and advocacy. She's passionate about nutrition and sustainability and studied global public health at the George Washington University.
June 22, 2016
June 1 kicked off the 22nd annual Menís Health Month. While raising awareness among male patients is a focus of Menís Health Month, primary care providers can also play a role
June 14, 2016
In this country, there are huge gaps in mental health care for young people. Here, weíll explore avenues to help close the gap, including how family nurse practitioners and other healthcare providers can address it.
May 14, 2016
Flip through any health-related magazine or website, and youíre bound to see articles touting the dangers of a sedentary lifestyle. But excessive standing can also take a toll on your health.
May 01, 2016
Social determinants have a major impact on health outcomes-especially for the most vulnerable populations. Factors such as a patient's education, income level, and environment must be considered when providing treatment and care.
April 14, 2016
A look at the pharmaceutical industryís influence and practices, and how patients and providers can support efforts to improve regulation.
March 30, 2016
The current primary care provider workforce will not be able to meet the growing demands driven by recent healthcare reforms. What is the solution?
March 15, 2016
Individuals facing end of life-whether that be for themselves, or a family member-encounter an array of challenges when attempting to decide among the end-of-life care options that are available. Health care professionals sometimes struggle with providing guidance, as well.
February 24, 2016
How has heroin addiction evolved into the current crisis we're facing today? What are the implications for public health?
February 09, 2016
An investigation of why efforts to improve maternal health in the United States are lagging, and what action must be taken to lower maternal mortality.