Jeanine Barone

Jeanine Barone is a scientist and journalist with an eclectic background. She’s a nutritionist and exercise physiologist who regularly writes about travel, health, fitness, and food for numerous top-tier publications. Jeanine enjoys active travel, especially long-distance cycling and cross-country skiing.


  • 5 Things to Know About Whole Grains?>

    5 Things to Know About Whole Grains

    by Jeanine Barone

    You probably know that whole grains are better for you than refined grains, but shopping for them can be hard, since many products that appear to be whole grain really aren't. We cut through the confusion with answers to these key questions about grains.

  • 3 Questions About Cigarette Taxes?>
    Expert Q&A

    3 Questions About Cigarette Taxes

    by Jeanine Barone

    Teh-Wei Hu, PhD, professor emeritus of health economics at the University of California, Berkeley, studies tobacco policy and the economics of tobacco control. Here he discusses his role in getting China to enact a cigarette tax increase a year ago.