Sandra Gordon Bio
With nearly 20 years of experience covering health and nutrition, Sandra Gordon (www.sandrajgordon.com) has written for Harvard Medical School, AOLHealth.com, Weightwatchers.com, iVillage.com, Parents, Family Circle, Prevention, Fitness, Woman's Day, Redbook, Self, Vitality, Cooking Light, More, and ShopSmart, American Baby, More, Shape, Ladies' Home Journal, Cooking Light, Woman's Day, Parenting, among others.
She's also the author of eight books that cover a range of topics, including: The Reunion Diet; Consumer Reports Best Baby Products (the 8th, 9th and 10th editions); Heart to Heart: Personal Lessons on Preventing Heart Disease; The Shy Single; The Aging Eye, and The 30 Secrets of the World's Healthiest Cuisines.
Formerly, Sandra was a health writer for HIP, the New York City-based HMO. She started her career at Glamour as an assistant editor in the nutrition department.
Check out Sandra's articles on dLife.com:
Mock Chopped Liver Tossed Greens with Rice Noodles and Vegetables Lemon Pork Scaloppine Tortellini Kabobs with Garlic Sauce Turkey with Citrus Sauce Cabbage and Radicchio Stir Fry Mediterranean Tomato-Caper Sauce Pepper, Mushroom and Goat Cheese Omelet Turkey and Sausage Stew Cranberry Nut Muffins
Because I wear my Dexcom on my arm, I’ve slowly adjusted to the fact that people will ask me about it. Sometimes it’s the rude and inquisitive “What’s that?” and sometimes it’s somewhat sincere curiosity “Is that a (insert random type of medical device that they assume)?” Sometimes it bothers me more than others depending on how they ask and how they respond once I’ve told them what it is. I have limits to how much myth-busting I want to do in everyday conversation and how much rudeness I can...