Jennifer Nelson



Health and Wellness


University of North Florida


Jennifer Nelson is a health and wellness writer with more than two decades of experience producing stories and features for a wide range of national outlets, including AARP, HGTV, and WebMD.


Nelson contributed to MNN (now part of Treehugger) for more than five years, covering health and wellness, home remedies, and natural beauty solutions. Her work has been featured in Everyday Health, Healthgrades, Healthline, Parade, Prevention, Remedy Health, The Washington Post, and Oprah Magazine. She is the author of Airbrushed Nation: The Lure and Loathing of Women’s Magazines (Seal Press, 2012)


Nelson received her B.A. in Communications from the University of North Florida.

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