Kristen Sturt

Kristen Sturt is a freelance writer and editor specializing in health, food, and pop culture. As Managing Editor at, she covered a wide variety of medical and wellness topics, ranging from cardiac therapy to hereditary angioedema to why you probably shouldn't stare directly at the sun. Before moving online, Kristen worked for VH1, where she penned dozens of music- and pop culture- based TV shows and wrote a staggering amount about Jennifer Lopez. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and two children.

5 common symptoms of hearing loss

It’s easy to tell when others are having difficulty hearing. But identifying your own issues is hard — and it's even harder to admit you need help.

February 28, 2020