Fischer, Lynn

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FISCHER, Lynn. American, b. 1942. Genres: Food and Wine, Gerontology/Senior issues, How-to books, Medicine/Health, Psychology, Sports/Fitness. Career: Healthy Living, Washington, DC, president. Fox Television, medical anchor and host of Healthbeat, 1984-86; Discovery Channel, host of The Low Cholesterol Gourmet, 1991-95; public broadcasting, host of Lynn Fischer's Healthy Indulgences, 1995-98; America on Line, Nutrition Expert, live chats weekly, 1997-. Publications: The Low Cholesterol Gourmet, 1989; The Quick Low Cholesterol Gourmet, 1992; Healthy Indulgences, 1995; The Better Sex Diet, 1996; Fabulous Fat Free, 1996; Lowfat Cooking for Dummies, 1998; Quick & Healthy for Dummies, 2000. Address: 3525 Barley Ln, Lakeland, FL 33803-5907, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]