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Julie Corliss

Executive Editor, Harvard Heart Letter

Julie Corliss is executive editor of the Harvard Heart Letter. Before working at Harvard, she was a medical writer and editor at HealthNews, a consumer newsletter affiliated with The New England Journal of Medicine. She is co-author of Break Through Your Set Point: How to Finally Lose the Weight You Want and Keep it Off. Julie earned a BA in biology from Oberlin College and a master’s certificate in science communication from the University of California at Santa Cruz.

Posts by Julie Corliss

Is red wine actually good for your heart? featured image

Julie Corliss

Is red wine actually good for your heart?

To exercise more, get your game on featured image

Julie Corliss

To exercise more, get your game on

Fish oil capsules: Net benefits for the heart are limited featured image

Heart Health

Fish oil capsules: Net benefits for the heart are limited

Taking an anticlotting drug? If you need a procedure, be prepared featured image

Julie Corliss

Taking an anticlotting drug? If you need a procedure, be prepared

Food trends through the years: A mixed bag for heart health? featured image

Heart Health

Food trends through the years: A mixed bag for heart health?

Does drinking diet soda raise the risk of a stroke? featured image

Julie Corliss

Does drinking diet soda raise the risk of a stroke?

Fainting: Frightening, but seldom serious featured image

Heart Health

Fainting: Frightening, but seldom serious

Sticking to a low-salt diet when eating out featured image

Heart Health

Sticking to a low-salt diet when eating out

Could you have a heart attack and not know it? featured image

Julie Corliss

Could you have a heart attack and not know it?

Cracking the coconut oil craze featured image

Heart Health

Cracking the coconut oil craze

5 habits that foster weight loss featured image

Julie Corliss

5 habits that foster weight loss

Personalized activity intelligence: A better way to track exercise? featured image

Exercise & Fitness

Personalized activity intelligence: A better way to track exercise?

Your New Year’s resolution: A gym membership? featured image

Exercise & Fitness

Your New Year’s resolution: A gym membership?

Why you should keep tabs on your drinking featured image

Heart Health

Why you should keep tabs on your drinking

Heart disease and brain health: Looking at the links featured image

Heart Health

Heart disease and brain health: Looking at the links

Health benefits of hiking: Raise your heart rate and your mood featured image

Exercise & Fitness

Health benefits of hiking: Raise your heart rate and your mood

Thinking about joining a clinical trial? Here’s what you need to know featured image

Julie Corliss

Thinking about joining a clinical trial? Here’s what you need to know

Gut reaction: How bacteria in your belly may affect your heart featured image

Heart Health

Gut reaction: How bacteria in your belly may affect your heart

The many ways volunteering is good for your heart featured image

Heart Health

The many ways volunteering is good for your heart

Understanding the heart attack gender gap featured image

Heart Health

Understanding the heart attack gender gap

A twist on the genetic link between Alzheimer’s and heart disease featured image

Heart Health

A twist on the genetic link between Alzheimer’s and heart disease

Muscle problems caused by statins: Can a genetic test reveal your risk? featured image

Heart Health

Muscle problems caused by statins: Can a genetic test reveal your risk?

A stronger heart may keep your brain young featured image

Exercise & Fitness

A stronger heart may keep your brain young

Finding omega-3 fats in fish: Farmed versus wild featured image

Heart Health

Finding omega-3 fats in fish: Farmed versus wild

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