Madeline Vann, MPH, Caring.com Author


Madeline Vann, MPH, is a freelance health and medical writer based in Williamsburg, Virginia. Her work has appeared in the HuffingtonPost, Everydayhealth, and numerous local newspapers and news sites. Madeline writes about a variety of conditions, fitness, and wellness but is particularly interested in the intersection between individual health and nature. She enjoys interviewing experts around the world about the work they love, as well as playing with her children and her Lab in the mountains and beaches of Virginia.


Recently Published on Caring.com

5 Signs It's Time to Look for a CCRC — Feb 16, 2017
Let’s face it – you still feel too young to move into a retirement community. But your friends and even family might be dropping by with glossy marketing materials tou...
Searching for a Christian Assisted Living Facility? 6 Questions to Ask — Jan 25, 2017
More than a million people in the U.S. over 65 live in a senior care facility, and that number is only expected to rise in the coming decades. In fact, the Small Busin...
10 Steps to Creating a Dementia Care Plan — Jan 24, 2017
Creating a care plan for your loved one with dementia can give you and your family a way to anticipate and deal with the changes the illness brings. But you’ll also need ...
Searching for a Catholic Assisted Living Facility? 8 Questions to Ask — Dec 23, 2016
The decision to move into an assisted living facility can be difficult and emotional. But for many older Catholics, it can feel like a blessing to move to a place where t...
8 Questions to Ask Jewish Assisted Living Facilities — Dec 20, 2016
Are you looking for assisted living facilities and senior care that follow Judaic teachings? Consider Jewish assisted living facilities. You can consult your Rabbi or o...
Assisted Living Services — Nov 01, 2016
Choosing an assisted living facility can be overwhelming. You might feel as if you’re drowning in brochures describing all of the different assisted living services av...
The Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia — Aug 19, 2016
Did you have a “senior moment” today? The term can be a humorous way to laugh off misplacing your keys, forgetting a birthday, or taking a bit more time than usual to rec...