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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

Exercise & Fitness

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

Heidi Godman

Healthcare freebies that can make you, and your wallet, feel a little better

Heidi Godman

Are sprouted grains more nutritious than regular whole grains?

Heidi Godman

Can we zap eye floaters away?

Heidi Godman

Easy hacks to understand new terms on food labels

Heidi Godman

7 ways to save cash on prescription drugs

Heidi Godman

Don’t let allergy season catch you off guard

Exercise & Fitness

Find your exercise style

Heidi Godman

The fix for dry eyes

Heidi Godman

A healthy lifestyle may help you sidestep Alzheimer’s

Heidi Godman

How much artificial trans fat is still in our food?

Heidi Godman

Hot soup in a hurry

Exercise & Fitness

Your best cycling days may still be ahead

Heidi Godman

Need an appointment right away? Consider a virtual doctor visit

Exercise & Fitness

Beating osteoarthritis knee pain: Beyond special shoes

Heart Health

The whole grain goodness of modern and ancient grains

Heidi Godman

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

Heidi Godman

Pressed coffee is going mainstream — but should you drink it?

Heidi Godman

Medical alert systems: In vogue, and for some, invaluable

Heidi Godman

The latest ways to relieve the burden of decision-making at life’s end

Heidi Godman

Retail health clinics: The pros and cons

Heidi Godman

Nutrition shortcuts when you live alone

Heidi Godman

Challenge your mind and body to sharpen your thinking skills

Heidi Godman

Healthy, convenient meals on the go: Yes, you can