Senior news writer for WebMD and major science geek. NYU serp/sherp alum. Tweets are my own. bgoodman@webmd.net

Read Full Bio →

Biography

I've been a reporter for 15 years, covering health, science, and medicine for television, magazines, newspapers and now the Web.

My stories have appeared in Scientific American, The New York Times, Psychology Today, Parade, Self, Health, and The Boston Globe, among others.

I'm currently the seni...

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@WebMD_BrendaG — 1,424 followers, 1,502 tweets

Aug 09, 2017

RT @davidkroll: Now's a good time to reread John Hersey's story of Hiroshima survivors. Comprised the entire 23 Aug 1946 @NewYorker  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/1946/08/31/hiroshima 

Aug 08, 2017

RT @eemershon: The WH declined to declare an emergency on opioids -- rejecting an "urgent" recommendation from Christie commission:  http://bit.ly/2umS6EL 

Aug 08, 2017

RT @Medscape: Why is there an epidemic of suicide and depression among doctors?  http://ms.spr.ly/6010rQAWQ 

Show more

Awards

Society of Professional Journalists Award

2011 - breaking news - online
With my WebMD editors, Sean Swint and Laura Martin, we won the award for online coverage of breaking news for the story, "Gene Therapy May Reverse Hemophilia".