Laura Harold


  • Editor and content contributor for Verywell Fit, Family, and Mind


Laura's experiences are based on content creation. A former production assistant for television and media planner at an ad agency, Laura has experience in media development for entertainment and lifestyle brands.

Currently, she is both an editor and content contributor to Verywell Family, Fit, and Mind. 


Laura is a 2016 graduate of Fordham University with a bachelor of arts in English language and literature. 

A Word From Laura Harold

I am relieved to see "traditional" perceptions about bodies and health starting to be challenged by mainstream media. No matter the platform—an article, a painting, a novel, or a film—when media is influenced by real people, it has the ability to empower us.


About Verywell and Dotdash

Verywell, a Dotdash property, is a friendly resource where you can explore a full spectrum of health and wellness topics, from comprehensive info on medical conditions to useful advice on fitness, nutrition, mental well-being, pregnancy, and more. We take a human approach to health and wellness, delivering accessible solutions and offering a welcome alternative to clinical sites.

Our writers not only have a deep proficiency in the topics they cover, but an undeniable passion to help others live and feel their best. Our articles are written by experienced healthcare professionals and industry experts and are vetted by board-certified physicians. We work hard to make sure that everything you read is not only accurate and comprehensive, but also trustworthy and actionable. And our content is regularly updated to ensure that we only deliver top quality information to you. We cut through all the clutter so you and your loved ones can start living Verywell.

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