Dr. Christine Traxler is a family practice doctor and author, having graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School in 1986. After many years as a rural family practice physician, she turned to a career in medical research and writing in order to share information with the general public about common medical and health issues. She has multiple interests and extensive knowledge in numerous areas of health and medicine, including mental health, neurology, women’s health, medical education, and the management of chronic diseases in adults and children. She has written thousands of articles and several books. Currently, she is a writer and contributor for InvigorMedical.com.