Amy Paturel, M.S., M.P.H.

Title: Health journalist
Education: Tufts University M.S./M.P.H., Nutrition, Public Health, Loyola Marymount University, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.),
Location: Murrieta, California

Amy Paturel, M.S., M.P.H., is a journalist in Southern California who writes about health, fitness, food, wine, and travel. For nearly two decades, Amy has covered everything from food to sex—and what results from both: obesity and parenting. But my expertise lies in health and nutrition, and I have a knack for translating complex medical information into easy-to-digest language.


Amy's byline can be found in niche publications, anthologies, and popular newsstand magazines, including AARP, Good Housekeeping, Real Simple, Parents, Reader’s Digest and O, The Oprah Magazine. She also regularly writes for websites including and

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