Melanie Haiken

I've handled health coverage for Parenting magazine, WebMD,,, and for Kaiser Permanente and Blue Shield. As a writer, I've published stories in Fitness, More, Health, Real Simple, Self, Yoga Journal, and many other magazines and websites.
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Sep 28, 2014

5 Must-Haves For Healthy Travel

Pack these 5 items to stay healthy and safe while you travel. (Just in time for holiday flying!)

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Sep 26, 2014

7 Foods That Fight High Cholesterol

Got high cholesterol? Lower your cholesterol naturally with these 7 heart-healthy foods.

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Sep 11, 2014

Scientists Find Fruit Fly Gene That May Delay Aging

Can activating a gene delay aging? A new study suggests it's possible.

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Sep 5, 2014

E-Cigarettes May Be A "Gateway" Drug For Teenagers, Study Shows

The fast-growing trend of "vaping" is a gateway to smoking and drug addiction, experts say.

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Aug 31, 2014

3 Top Budget Hotel Chains Offer Healthier Free Breakfasts

Free hotel breakfasts get healthier: Find out which budget chain hotels now offer healthy options at the breakfast bar.