Emily holds a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Iowa and is currently a postdoctoral scholar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She graduated with a Masters in Chemistry from the Georgia Institute of Technology and holds a Bachelors in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Central Arkansas.
Emily is passionate about science communication, and, in her free time, writes and illustrates children’s stories.
Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) is a rare autoimmune disease characterized by muscle weakness, among other symptoms. As the disease progresses, some patients may start to experience weakness in the ... Read more
Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) is an autoimmune disease affecting the nervous system. Patients with LEMS may have difficulty speaking due to weakness in the jaw, throat, and tongue muscles. ... Read more
Many people with Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) speak of experiencing chronic fatigue and pain. They can feel tired and rundown every day, making it hard for them to accomplish even ... Read more
Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) is a rare autoimmune disease characterized by muscle weakness, which usually starts in the feet and ankles — making walking difficult. Stumbling or falling as ... Read more
Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) is a rare autoimmune disease marked by muscle weakness that starts in the lower limbs. The disease can affect how well the autonomic nervous system ... Read more
Many people enjoy using treatments that enhance beauty, such as Botox. For others, Botox might be used to ease migraines or treat other medical conditions. However, for patients with Lambert-Eaton ... Read more
Learning you have a rare disorder like Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) can be frightening. Among the first questions many people have is: How will my lifespan be affected? The answer often ... Read more
For people with Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS), finding out that they also have small cell lung cancer (SCLC) can be frightening. However, chemotherapy and radiation therapy directed toward SCLC ... Read more
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