Amy Kraft

Amy Kraft is a health writer based in New York. Her reporting has taken her from sampling edible insects to uncovering the number of calories you can burn in an aquacycling class. She is a regular reporter on the health desk at CBS News and contributes to publications including Everyday Health, Life by Daily Burn, Discover, and Magnify Money. She received her master’s degree from the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism and won second place in a Seinfeld trivia contest.

Conditions Covered:Knee Pain, Menopause

Latest by Amy Kraft

Exercise vs. Surgery for Knee Pain: What Works

If you are considering arthroscopic surgery to fix knee pain from degenerative meniscus tears, you might want to hold off. Here’s why.

Menopause May Speed Up Aging

Menopause and the sleepless nights it often causes might make women age faster and lead to age-related health problems, according to two new studies.