Kara Marker

Kara Marker Credle



Nutrition, Fitness, Infant feeding, Baby sleep, Pregnancy, Parenting


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina at Charlotte


Kara is a health and wellness writer and content strategist with an emphasis on content
development for multimedia, including articles, videos, podcasts, and graphic design.
Kara’s work has appeared on Labroots.com, WholisticMatters.com, NatureMed.org,
SkinnyMs.com, and CarolinaScientific.org.
Kara has a bachelor’s degree in biology and a master’s degree in English, specializing in
scientific writing.


Kara has been freelance writing in the health and wellness industry for the past 8 years, with a focus on nutrition, physical activity, stress management, and sleep habits as the foundation of a healthy life. Kara has an infant son and has studied both the nutritional impacts as well as practical approaches to different forms of infant feeding. She’s well-versed in baby sleep methodologies and passionate about distinguishing between the nonsense from the necessary when it comes to pregnancy and parenting products (and advice). 


Kara Credle has a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and during her undergraduate studies she focused on the science of the immune system, nutritional biochemistry, and common misconceptions in science, health, and wellness. Kara also has a master’s degree in English from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. During her graduate studies, she wrote a thesis on the stylistic differences in academic and popular science writing.

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