Dana Leigh Smith Verywell Fit

Dana Leigh Smith

Freelance Writer


Public Health


Syracuse University



Dana has been writing and editing health content for over a decade. In addition to creating articles and social content for magazines like Prevention and Women's Health, she also helps wellness brands (like Athleta, GoMacro, and HOKA ONE ONE) connect to consumers through storytelling. When she's not working, Dana loves spending time outside with her husband and dog, Ella.


Dana obtained her BA in public health from Syracuse University and holds credits towards her master's in public health from Hunter College.

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