Terri Yablonsky Stat
The Professional Hypochondriac -- A Health Writer's Approach to Feeling Good as Your Body Falls Apart is the brainchild of two good friends who are passionate about women's health. Together, veteran health writer Terri Yablonsky Stat and trend expert Debra Baum tackle the physical and emotional issues facing women in their 30s, 40s and 50s. (www.theprofessionalhypochondriac.com)
Terri Yablonsky Stat is a freelance health writer living in Chicago with her husband and teenage daughter. She’s a long-time contributor to the Chicago Tribune and has also written for AARP The Magazine, Parenting, Today's Chicago Woman, Chicago Health, AOL and many other media outlets. She wades through the volumes of health information available today with thoroughly researched reporting and a bit of humor.
Debra Baum is married and raising three teenagers. She has worked in the broadcasting, fashion and health care industries for more than 25 years. Debra has a keen sense of what's newsworthy and the ability to spot emerging trends - especially those relevant to women in her age group. She describes 50 as the "new 30."