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Kimberly Goad

location-pin New York, New York

School: New York University, Digital Journalism

Expertise: Kimberly writes about health, chronic disease, aging, and medicine, with a specialty focus on diabetes. Her work covers diabetes nutrition, prevention, prediabetes management, and risk factors.

Kimberly Goad

  • Kimberly is a health journalist with 20 years of experience, currently writing a book about the type 2 diabetes epidemic. 
  • While a deputy editor at Health, Kimberly was a ghostwriter for Skinnygirl founder Bethenny Frankel’s health and lifestyle column. 
  • She was the project editor for the development of Food & Fitness, a magazine from Consumer Reports. 


Kimberly is a journalist with more than 20 years of experience covering health, wellness, and diabetes topics. She’s held editorial roles at Reader’s Digest, Health, Self, Consumer Reports, and Diabetes Forecast, the consumer health magazine for the American Diabetes Association. Kimberly was also a staff writer for Vogue and The Dallas Morning News, and her work has appeared in The Healthy, Marie Claire, The Wall Street Journal, Women’s Health, Men’s Health, AARP, and Prevention. She’s currently at work on an upcoming book about the type 2 diabetes epidemic.


New York University, Digital Journalism (MA? unclear.)  The University of Texas at Austin, BA, Journalism