Joni Sweet


Health and wellness touch everyone's lives. I'm passionate about telling research-driven health stories that tell readers exactly what they need to know to feel their best and live well.

— Joni Sweet


Joni Sweet is an experienced writer who specializes in health, wellness, travel, and finance. Her writing has been published by SELF, MindBodyGreen, Healthline, Forbes, Prevention, Newsweek, Greatist, Thrillist, The Week, and dozens of other publications. 


B.A. in Journalism from Ithaca College


Verywell Family Editorial Process

Verywell Family is an award-winning, modern resource that supports you through all the stages of pregnancy and parenthood. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 140 million readers annually.

Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who make sure our information is clear, accurate, and useful so you can make confident choices for your family.

Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, including board-certified physicians, registered nurses, lactation consultants, parenting experts, and health journalists. These individuals are specifically selected for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.

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