Stephanie Booth A Portland, Oregon-based freelance writer, Stephanie Booth’s stories have appeared in print magazines like Real Simple, Cosmopolitan, Psychology Today, and Parents; newspapers like The Washington Post and Los Angeles Times; websites like Healthline and WebMD, and the occasional digital health app. When not writing, she’s reading, hiking, doing yoga, and wishing she had a million dollars to donate to Best Friends Animal Society. 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.