Rachael Zimlich, RN, BSN



Ms Zimlich is a freelance writer in Cleveland, Ohio. She writes regularly for Contemporary Pediatrics, Managed Healthcare Executive, and Medical Economics.


Sudden cardiac death in kids: What's the culprit?

April 23, 2018

Sports have long been linked to cases of sudden cardiac arrest in the young, but a recent report shows that obesity may play a larger role than activity.

New guidelines highlight pediatric mental health needs

April 16, 2018

Too many children with depression go undiagnosed and untreated, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics. Updated guidelines should address this standard of care.

What you need to be doing about oral health

April 09, 2018

A new poll shows that there is a lot of misunderstanding about when is the right time for children to start seeing a dentist.

Study reveals vaccinations don’t weaken natural immunity

April 03, 2018

A popular claim in the antivaccination movement that too many vaccines can set children up for poor immunity overall has been refuted in a new study.