Michelle Parente Title: Commerce Writer Education: University of Richmond Location: New York, NY Michelle Parente is a New York City-based lifestyle journalist specializing in health, wellness, and fitness content. As a commerce writer, Michelle makes it her mission to provide researched and reliable product recommendations.Highlights:Michelle has been writing for Health.com and across Verywell brands since July 2022.She earned a BA in journalism and psychology from the University of Richmond, where was was the student recipient of their annual journalism scholarship award.Michelle has been published in multiple digital outlets including Verywell Fit, Health.com, Reflect & Refresh, College Candy, The Collegian, and more. Experience Michelle Parente is a New York City-based lifestyle journalist specializing in health, wellness, and fitness content. She was recognized by the University of Richmond for her passion, curiosity, and journalistic integrity, as the recipient of its annual journalism scholarship award. Michelle is a fitness enthusiast and enjoys all forms of movement, especially yoga and pilates. She’s passionate about finding balance in every facet of life, and inspiring others to do the same. As a commerce writer, Michelle understands how a quality product can truly elevate your everyday life. She's dedicated to providing honest and reliable product recommendations to her readers. Education Michelle obtained her BA in journalism and psychology from the University of Richmond, where she won the David E. Howard Journalism Scholarship Award. 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.