After a brief stint as a sports writer, Shari Roan turned to health journalism and has covered the topic for The Times since 1990. She is the author of three books and the mother of two daughters who refer to her as a "health freak." She likes to jog and watch baseball and is very happy that dark chocolate contains some health benefit.
Oddities, musings and news from the health world
November 1, 2008 | 1:44 pm