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Heidi Godman

Executive Editor, Harvard Health Letter

Heidi Godman is the executive editor of the Harvard Health Letter. Before coming to the Health Letter, she was an award-winning television news anchor and medical reporter for 25 years. Heidi was named a journalism fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, and has been honored by the Associated Press, the American Heart Association, the Wellness Community, and other organizations for outstanding medical reporting. Heidi holds a bachelor of science degree in journalism from West Virginia University.

Posts by Heidi Godman

Mediterranean diet linked to lower inflammation, healthy aging featured image

Staying Healthy

Mediterranean diet linked to lower inflammation, healthy aging

Top 7 reasons you have a headache featured image

Diseases & Conditions

Top 7 reasons you have a headache

Have a headache? The top 7 triggers featured image

Men's Health

Have a headache? The top 7 triggers

Apps to keep us connected in a time of social distancing featured image

Mind & Mood

Apps to keep us connected in a time of social distancing

Is it too late to save your posture? featured image

Exercise & Fitness

Is it too late to save your posture?

Can your CPAP make you sick? featured image

Heidi Godman

Can your CPAP make you sick?

Avoiding nuts and seeds for better gut health? You shouldn’t featured image

Nutrition

Avoiding nuts and seeds for better gut health? You shouldn’t

Simplify your workout with lap swimming featured image

Exercise & Fitness

Simplify your workout with lap swimming

Trouble reading? Try these workarounds featured image

Heidi Godman

Trouble reading? Try these workarounds

Big problems for big toe joints featured image

Heidi Godman

Big problems for big toe joints

Frozen treats: Navigating the options featured image

Heidi Godman

Frozen treats: Navigating the options

Should you try kettlebells? featured image

Heidi Godman

Should you try kettlebells?

Grieving? Don’t overlook potential side effects featured image

Heidi Godman

Grieving? Don’t overlook potential side effects

Multigenerational fitness parks featured image

Heidi Godman

Multigenerational fitness parks

Dietary rut? 5 ways to snap out of it featured image

Heidi Godman

Dietary rut? 5 ways to snap out of it

Digestive enzyme supplements for heartburn? featured image

Heidi Godman

Digestive enzyme supplements for heartburn?

Can DNA markers predict aging? featured image

Heidi Godman

Can DNA markers predict aging?

Returning to an old exercise routine? Here’s what you need to know featured image

Exercise & Fitness

Returning to an old exercise routine? Here’s what you need to know

Don’t let allergy season catch you off guard featured image

Heidi Godman

Don’t let allergy season catch you off guard

A fix for dry eyes featured image

Heidi Godman

A fix for dry eyes

A healthy lifestyle may help you sidestep Alzheimer’s featured image

Heidi Godman

A healthy lifestyle may help you sidestep Alzheimer’s

Beating osteoarthritis knee pain: Beyond special shoes featured image

Exercise & Fitness

Beating osteoarthritis knee pain: Beyond special shoes

What to do when blood test results are not quite “normal” featured image

Heidi Godman

What to do when blood test results are not quite “normal”

What to do when blood test results are not quite

Heidi Godman

What to do when blood test results are not quite "normal"

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