Ashley Braun Title: Registered Dietitian, Writer Education: Grand Valley State University, Eastern Michigan University Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan Expertise: Public Health, Dietetics Experience Ashley Braun, MPH, RD, is a registered dietitian and public health professional with over 5 years of experience educating people on health-related topics using evidence-based information. Her experience includes educating on a wide range of conditions including diabetes, heart disease, HIV, neurological conditions, and more. Education Ashley has a Master of Public Health degree with an emphasis in health education from Grand Valley State University and a Bachelor of Science from Eastern Michigan University. Ashley is a Registered Dietitian through the Commission of Dietetics Registration. About Health Health.com, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for empathetic, trustworthy, and actionable health and wellness information so you can make the best choice for your health. We reach more than 9 million readers a month. We ensure the accuracy of our content by relying on seasoned health journalists, credentialed medical professionals and thorough fact checkers. Learn more about us and our editorial process.