Ashley Knierim

Ashley Knierim

Writer

Expertise

Health, Wellness, Finance

Education

New York University

Highlights

Ashley has spent over 10 years doing all things "content." A natural writer and editor, she's covered everything from health and wellness to celebrities to politics to finance. Throughout college, she held internships at CNN, Good Morning America, and Family Circle. She has written for Verywell since 2016.

Experience

Ashley has held staff positions at AOL, Time, Inc., and About.com. At the start of her career, she also interned at CNN, Good Morning America, and Family Circle. 

Education

Ashley obtained a B.A. in journalism from NYU.

Verywell Health Editorial Process

Verywell Health is an award-winning online resource for reliable, understandable, and up-to-date health information on the medical topics that matter most to you. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 300 million readers annually.

Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who make sure our information is clear, accurate, and useful so you can make confident choices about your health.

Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, from physicians to medical journalists to patients/patient advocates. These individuals are specifically selected for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.

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