Reporting

Here’s where you can find some of my favorite clips.

Health

Do probiotics help your immune system? (November 2021, EverydayHealth.com)

Libraries, public health work together on community health: Settings serve as community hubs (October 2018, The Nation’s Health)

Stigma, bias against people with obesity can harm health: Person-centered approach recommended (October 2017, The Nation’s Health. This story won an APEX Award for health and medical writing in 2018.)

How hyper-local data make big impacts on public health (April 2017, The Nation’s Health. This was a cover story in the issue that won silver in Association Media & Publishing’s 2018 EXCEL Awards for editorial excellence.)

Health advocates working to prevent athlete concussions (October 2015, The Nation’s Health. This story won an American Society of Healthcare Publication Editors silver award for best single news/analysis article in 2016.)

Health advocates helping salons nail occupational safety (April 2015, The Nation’s Health. This story won an APEX Award for health and medical writing in 2016.)

Food Deserts Mar the Land of Plenty (September 2013, Diabetes Forecast)

The Diabetes Belt (May 2013, Diabetes Forecast)

Homeless With Diabetes (December 2012, Diabetes Forecast)

Promotional material

Second trimester testing: What to expect (Blog post, November 2018, Premera Blue Cross/Linkwell Health)

Pneumococcal Disease and Other Vaccinations (Special section, September-October 2018, Diabetes Forecast)

Crime

Good kid, gone bad (Nov. 25, 2009, Big Rapids Pioneer. This story was part of a series that won first place in the Michigan Press Association’s Enterprise Reporting contest in 2010.)

Features

David Sedaris on Health Care (December 2013, diabetesforecast.org)

Rapper Lil Jon Comes Up Big for Diabetes (October 2013, Diabetes Forecast. Part of a diabetes and rap series.)

Broadway Star Elaine Stritch Reflects on Diabetes (May 2013, Diabetes Forecast)