Lana Barhum

Lana Barhum, Author at New Life Outlook

About Lana

Lana Barhum is a freelance medical and health writer from Northeast Ohio. She has written for a variety of online health publications, including the Pain News Network, Alliance Health, Upwell, Mango Health, New Life Outlook, Medical News Today, News Medical and The Mighty. Having lived with rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia since 2008, Lana uses her experiences to share expert advice on various chronic illness and medical topics.

Lana holds a Master’s Degree in Legal Studies and has worked for over 16 years as a legal assistant. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time and trying to keep up with her two sons – ages 8 and 17, taking care of her cat, embarrassing her teenager, exploring nature and historical sites, and visiting her local Amish country.

You can find Lana’s most recent work at Upwell, Mango Health, the Pain News Network, New Life Outlook, Medical News Today and News Medical.

Lana's Work

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19 Celebrities With ADHD You May Not Know About

These celebrities with ADHD have made a name for themselves in spite of — or, in some cases, because of — their disorder.
337 found this helpful by Angela Finlay and Lana Barhum on October 18, 2017
ADHD and Compulsively Lying

Addressing and Managing a Child Who Habitually Lies

ADHD and compulsive lying can continue into adulthood if not addressed now. If your ADHD child habitually lies, consider these tips.
176 found this helpful by Yvonne Banks and Lana Barhum on October 12, 2017
Is ADHD a Learning Disability

Is ADHD a Learning Disability?

"Is ADHD a learning disorder?" – Many people consider ADHD a learning disability, but it is not one. It does, however, affect learning.
10 found this helpful by Lana Barhum on August 16, 2017
ADHD Medications for Children

Medication Options for Children With ADHD

If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, finding the right medication isn’t easy and what best works for your child will require some time to figure out.
54 found this helpful by Lana Barhum on April 25, 2017