Lisa Samalonis is a health writer and essayist from New Jersey. She is at work on a memoir about life as a single parent with her two sons. Lisa is also a medical editor and adjunct journalism instructor at Rowan University. Her work has appeared in professional and consumer publications, including Shape, Grown & Flown, Care.com, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and MetroKids as well as in the anthology, Mourning Sickness (OmniArts). Find her on Instagram and Twitter.