Rachel Berman Health Content Manager, About.com; author of Boosting Your Metabolism for Dummies and Mediterranean Diet for Dummies (Wiley, 2013)

Rachel Berman, RD, CD/N, is the Health Editor at About.com. She provides users with practical science-based information related to nutrition, weight loss and health.

Ms. Berman has worked with various patient populations in the clinical setting for almost a decade and is passionate about helping people develop a healthier relationship with food. In addition, Ms. Berman is the author of Boosting Your Metabolism For Dummies and Mediterranean Diet For Dummies, published by Wiley in 2013.

Ms. Berman is a member of the Academy for Nutrition and Dietetics and a member of the Dietetic Practice Group - Nutrition Entrepreneurs. She received her bachelor of nutritional sciences from Cornell University and completed her dietetic internship at North Shore LIJ Health System in Long Island, New York. To find out more visit www.rachelberman.com.