Lindsey Desoto, RD Lindsey Desoto, RD, is a medical writer and registered dietitian who helps clients improve their diet for health-related reasons.Lindsey writes about a variety of topics, including digestive health, mental health, cancer, and healthy aging. She translates current nutrition science research into practical ways to manage healthy eating.Lindsey earned a bachelor of science from The University of Alabama and a bachelor of science in business management from The University of Southern Mississippi. She works as a clinical dietitian at Gulfport Memorial Hospital. 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.