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:
Balsamic Chicken Salad Banana Chocolate Parfaits Oriental Ginger Pork Plain and Delicious Vanilla-Orange Cake P&J Parfait Easy Chicken Broth Festive Corn Muffins Braunschweiger Liverwurst Ball Creamy Tomato Soup with Fresh Spinach Ripe Tomato and Leek Soup
As I mentioned in an earlier post, one of the benefits that made it cost-effective for me to go with the real healthcare (HSA) plan rather than the phony (HRA) plan is that my company is now covering "preventative" medicines at $0 copay. The formulary for these, as stated by CVS/Caremark (my pharmacy benefits provider), covers all test strips, lancets, and control solutions. I dutifully get my doctor to write up prescriptions for all of my testing needs, submit...