https://www.healthcentral.com/article/shingles-and-stress
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    Tracey Minkin

    Tracey Minkin

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    Tracey Minkin has spent her career as both editor and freelance writer for regional and national magazines on topics including cancer clusters on Upper Cape Cod, and the ethical and medical complexities of an in vitro pregnancy of triplets. Her writing has been anthologized in collections and has won regional and national awards. Currently she serves as Contributing Travel Editor at Coastal Living Magazine. She has an MS from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.