Morgan received her undergraduate degree in journalism and mass communication from Lehigh University. She comes to UVA Health System after receiving her master’s degree in interactive media from Elon University. In the office she manages doctor profiles and develops web content to maximize functionality, usability and the patient experience on consumer sites. Outside of work, she can be found at the dance studio, creating Pinterest-inspired DIY projects and achieving her goal of visiting every state in the country.
Posts by Morgan Hembarsky
A Starter’s Guide to Blood Donation
The U.S. and Canada combined use 43,000 pints of blood donation each day. Find out how you can help kids, chemotherapy patients and trauma victims most in need.
Birth Control: Pros & Cons of an IUD
Depending on the type, an IUD can last between 3-10 years. It’s also more effective at preventing pregnancy than other methods, like oral contraceptives.
Apple Cider Vinegar: Uncovering The Hype
Apple cider vinegar has potential to be good for your health. But will it really help you lose weight and lower your cholesterol and blood sugar levels? An expert nutritionist reveals the truth.
Recipe Review: Sweet Potato Fries
Club Red's sweet potato fries are an easy, healthy alternative to french fries. Make these at home with your favorite spices to satisfy your cravings!
Drinking Alcohol: Myths vs. Facts
Ah, New Year’s Eve, we meet again. Before you pick up your next flute of bubbly, remind yourself to drink responsibility and know how to protect your body.
2016 in Review: Morgan’s Favorites
My favorite post to write in 2016 was about the UVA Adoption Clinic. I gained a new perspective on the adoption process and why the clinic is so valuable.