About the Author
Theodore C. Friedman, MD, PhD is an associate professor of medicine at UCLA School of Medicine and Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. He is the Chief of the Division of Endocrinology, Molecular Medicine, and Metabolism. Dr. Friedman is board certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. He has a private practice (www.goodhormonehealth.com) in Los Angeles, specializing in hard-to-diagnose cases of adrenal, pituitary, and thyroid disorders. He lives in Los Angeles, CA.
Winnie Yu Scherer is a health writer who has coauthored several books and articles, including The Everything® Health Guide to Fibromyalgia. She has written several features for numerous national magazines such as Weight Watchers, Fitness, Healthy Kids, Cooking Light, and Natural Health. She holds a BA in journalism and psychology from Syracuse University. She lives in Voorheesville, NY.