Kristen Fischer

Kristen Fischer


Journalism, Copywriting, Editing, Medical research


Stockton University



Kristen Fischer is a former writer with Verywell. She is a journalist who has covered health news for more than a decade, and her work has appeared in Healthline, Prevention, HealthDay, and others.

In 2017, Sounds True published her first children's book, "Zoo Zen: A Yoga Story for Kids."


In 2000, Kristen Fischer graduated from Stockton University in New Jersey with a Bachelor of Arts.

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