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Meryl Davids Landau

Contributing Health Writer

Meryl Davids Landau is a longtime health writer and a novelist. Her latest novel is Warrior Won, in which a woman is forced to use all of her mindfulness and meditation skills when facing a serious life challenge. Meryl's articles on integrative health, stress reduction, and women's health have been published in numerous women's magazines and websites. In addition to Everyday Health, Landau has written for various publications, including Prevention, Good Housekeeping, Glamour, Parents, Vice, Oprah magazine, and Consumer Reports.


Integrative health, mindfulness, yoga, women's health, health innovations

Board Certifications and Training

Certified yoga teacher


Bachelor of Arts in English, University of Pennsylvania

Awards and Accreditation

  • First-place award from the American Society of Journalists and Authors
  • Nominated for a National Magazine Award
  • Finalist in Foreword Reviews fiction-book-of-the year competition
  • Member: Association of Health Care Journalists
  • Member: American Society of Journalists and Authors
  • Member: National League of American Pen Women

Best Health Tip

Don't stress unnecessarily about things in your life. Not only is it bad for your cells and organs, it makes life less fun.

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