Christine Forbes

Christine Forbes

Fact Checker

Expertise

Beauty, Culture, History, Politics, Product Reviews, Plants

Education

Columbia Journalism School

Highlights

Experience

Christine is a multimedia journalist specializing in storytelling for digital platforms. She has over three years of experience covering entertainment, beauty, health, and politics. She has contributed to BYRDIE and Dotdash's Anti-Bias Review Board since 2020. Christine is committed to producing inspiring, authentic content to create a better world.

Education

Christine earned her Bachelor's degree in Political Science from Barnard College of Columbia University and studied Multimedia Storytelling at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

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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