Madeleine Burry Madeleine Burry is a freelance writer and editor covering health, parenting, and wellness. She's written for many online publications, including Prevention, Livestrong, Women's Health, the Spruce, What To Expect, and Apartment Therapy. Previously, Madeleine was the associate managing editor for Parents.com, and a managing editor for Scholastic's parenting site. She enjoys hiking, '70s movies, and befriending neighborhood puppies. Madeleine lives with her husband and their cat in Brooklyn. 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.