Jeanne Erdmann Jeanne is an award-winning health and science journalist with over two decades of experience in print and digital media. Her work has appeared in Real Simple, Family Circle, Women's Health, Slate, and The Washington Post, among other publications. Highlights: * Co-founded The Open Notebook, a nonprofit organization that supports science journalists (2010) * Leads the freelance committees of the Association of Health Care Journalists * Won second place for Best Trade Article ("Telltale Hearts," Nature Medicine, 2013) at The Association of Health Care Journalists Awards in Excellence About Real Simple Real Simple, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning, trusted online resource for smart, authentic solutions to simplify your life. We reach 11 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact-checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.