|About the Book|
Author Deb Bruce is a graduate of the University of South Florida School of Communications in Tampa, Florida. As a prolific communicator who has mastered her craft, Deb was recently chosen as the Outstanding Alumnus of the Year (1998) by the University of South Florida for her journalism contributions.She has a fresh but persuasive writing style, publishing more than 2,500 feature articles in such magazines as Womans Day, Prevention, and Success. As former Editor of Living Well Today, Deb has written 40 books, working with editors of such major houses as Ballentine, Bantam, Macmillan USA, Dell, Simon & Schuster, Avon, W. W. Norton, John Wiley, Dutton, Kensington, and Henry Holt.Current promotional ventures include ongoing weekly seminars given by coauthors, as well as a new fitness video entitled Flexible Fitness: An Arthritis Workout, featuring actress Linda Lavin, star of Broadways Gypsy and the television sitcom Alice, and distributed through Daniel Edelman Agency, New York. Features and excerpts from her many books have recently appeared in such popular mass-market magazines as Vogue, Prevention, Mens Health, McCalls, US News and World Report, Redbook, New Choices, Mature Outlook, Womans Day, Cosmopolitan, USA Today, Glamour, Walking, Cooking Light, Shape, and Womans World Weekly. Her coauthors have appeared on numerous programs including CNN News, ABC News, CBS News, NBC News, and the Today Show , as well as radio and television talk shows. Her book Id Kill for a Cookie was chosen by USA TODAY as one of the Top 10 Health Books in l997.Specializing in health and spiritual collaborations, Deb has 15 years of experience working with renowned specialists in the fields of psychology, gerontology, rheumatology, cardiology, pulmonology, sleep medicine, pediatrics, ophthalmology, internal medicine, nutrition, urology, and psychoneuroimmunology (PNI). Debs energy, tenaciousness, and inquisitive manner enable her to create health books of the finest quality, and she has an inherent ability to work well with coauthors and editors.