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Sunny Sea Gold

location-pin Portland, Oregon

School: San Diego State University

Expertise: psychology, family relationships, health, wellness

Sunny Sea Gold

  • Recipient of three National Magazine Award nominations
  • A former staff editor at Glamour, Seventeen, and Redbook
  • Published in O: The Oprah Magazine, Health, Scientific American Mind, Eating Well, Parents, Parents Latina, Fast Company, WebMD, HealthCentral, TeenVogue, Redbook, Glamour, Seventeen, Men's Fitness and Best Life
  • Author of the first book about binge-eating disorder for young women, Food: The Good Girl's Drug

Experience

Sunny is a veteran health science and wellness journalist with more than 20 years of experience. Her work has appeared in O: The Oprah Magazine, Health, Eating Well, Parents, Fast Company, WebMD, TeenVogue, Redbook, Glamour, Seventeen and Men's Fitness.
She's held staff editor positions at Glamour, Seventeen and Redbook, been a contributing editor for Parents and earned three prestigious National Magazine Award nominations.
Her book Food: The Good Girl's Drug is about binge-eating disorder in young women.

Education

San Diego State University BA, Journalism

Articles

When Is the First Day of Spring 2023? 11 Facts About the Spring Equinox

The vernal equinox happens every year, yet most people don't know what it is or why it's important. Here's the scientific—and spiritual—scoop on the first day of spring.

26 Things You’re Probably Doing That Nurses Wouldn’t

Nurses spend their work lives caring for the sick—you'd better believe they know how to keep from getting sick themselves! Here are some common health mistakes nurses try NOT to make.

This Is What School Was Like 100 Years Ago

Your great- (or great-great) grandparents really did have to walk five miles in the snow to get to school! Here's how American childhood education has evolved since the 19th and early 20th centuries.