Anna Marrian

Anna Marrian is a health, fitness, and essay writer whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Newsweek, SELF, and Glamour, among others. She is an avid runner and has completed a sprint triathlon and several 5 mile races. She lives in Brooklyn.


  • How to Start a Running Habit?>

    How to Start a Running Habit

    by Anna Marrian

    If you’ve never been a runner, getting started can seem overwhelming, especially if running for the bus leaves you exhausted. But it’s not difficult to begin a running habit; you just need a plan and a little patience.

  • Fiber May Fight Knee Osteoarthritis?>
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    Fiber May Fight Knee Osteoarthritis

    by Anna Marrian

    It’s well known that dietary fiber helps lower cholesterol and prevent heart disease, aids in weight loss, and keeps you "regular." Now a new study suggests it may also reduce the risk of developing painful knee osteoarthritis.