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Courtney Leiva

Freelance Writer

Expertise

Lifestyle writing

Education

Ramapo College of New Jersey

Highlights

Experience

Courtney Leiva is a seasoned lifestyle writer with nine years of experience under her belt. Courtney initially started off covering beauty news, but as she has grown her career over the years, her health, home, and shopping pieces can now be seen on many outlets.

Education

Courtney graduated from The Ramapo College of New Jersey in 2012.

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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.

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