Ashley Abramson

Ashley Abramson
Location: Milwaukee, WI

Ashley Abramson is a freelance writer based in Milwaukee, WI. She's written for the New York Times, Washington Post, The Guardian, and more.

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Kyle Planck, 26, who has recovered from monkeypox, shows Tecovirimat capsules, which is used for monkeypox treatment, during an interview in New York on July 19, 2022. - I don't want anyone to have to go through what I went through just cured of monkeypox, which gave him "the worst pain of his life" despite rapid treatment, Planck, 26, regrets the lack of response from health authorities when the epidemic appeared in the US. (Photo by Yuki IWAMURA / AFP) (Photo by YUKI IWAMURA/AFP via Getty Images)
TPOXX Is the Only Treatment Available for Monkeypox—Here's What To Know
natural immunity vs vaccine
Does Natural Immunity Protect Against the SARS-CoV-2 Variants, or Do I Still Need the Vaccine?
Doctor comforting patient at doctor's office
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Is an Earache a Sign of COVID-19?
Why Doctors Warn Against Using Betadine to Prevent COVID-19
What Is the R.1 COVID Variant? Here's What We Know So Far , Corona virus digitally generated image on white background
What Was the R.1 COVID-19 Variant?
What Is the C.1.2 Variant in COVID-19 Cases?
dimly lit image of a young woman using the smart phone on bed before sleep as her phone illuminates her face in blue light
How Electric Light Affects Your Sleep—And Your Health
Woman sick on couch on the phone with a doctor on telehealth
Telemedicine Can Offer Effective COVID-19 Treatment And Alleviate Burdens on Hospitals
Taking Vitamins and Supplements Won't Help Reduce Your Risk of Dying From COVID-19
What to Do If You Hit Your Head—Especially if You're Alone - Teen woman with headache holding her hand to the head
What to Do if You Hit Your Head, and When to Seek Treatment
People With Medicare Will Soon Be Able to Get Their 8 Free At-Home COVID Tests, Too
Walking 10 Extra Minutes Could Save 110,000 Lives Annually in the US, New Study Shows , Young woman walking with her Chihuahua dog against red wall.
Walking Just 10 Extra Minutes a Day Could Lead to a Longer Life for Many People
Omicron vs. Delta: How the 2 COVID Variants Compare
Omicron vs. Delta: How the 2 COVID-19 Variants Compare, According to Experts and Research
Insurance Companies Are Now Required to Cover Up to 8 At-Home COVID Tests a Month—Here's How to Take Advantage
Children Omicron Croup Cough , Mixed race preteen girl sneezes into her arm
What Is Croup? Doctors Explain the 'Barking' Cough Found in Some Children With COVID-19
How Long Can You Wear a KN95, N95, or KF94 Mask Before Replacing It?
what is an incubation period of a virus
The Omicron Variant's Incubation Period Is About 3 Days—What That Means
How Long Does It Take for the COVID Booster to Be Effective? Here's What Experts Say
Symptoms of the COVID-19 Omicron Variant: Here's What We Know So Far
The Peloton Heart Attack Scene in 'And Just Like That' Shouldn't Deter You From Cardio—Even With a Past Event
Blood Pressure Increased 'Significantly' in Adults During COVID—Here's What Researchers Think Led to the Rise
A Starbucks Employee Had Hepatitis A—Here's What Experts Say
Monkeypox virus
What Is Monkeypox? Maryland Resident Diagnosed With the Rare Disease—Here's What to Know