Aviva Patz

Aviva Patz


Aviva Patz is deputy editor of RD.com and an award-winning health writer now covering travel, shopping, and beauty. A graduate of Barnard College and Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, Aviva is lead singer of the pop-soul band The Hey Honeys and mother of two teenage girls and a puggle named Hazel.


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