HealthyPage

HealthyPage is one of Trancos’ four largest online properties. The domain features viral content regarding diet, nutrition, fitness, and health. Many of these stories are about everyday people and their health struggles and successes.

From June 2006 to February 2017, I served as this site’s sole Content Writer. Each of the eight articles I wrote each day were marketed on the HealthyPage Facebook Page, which boasts just over 300k fans and averages approximately 50k views each day.

The articles below are samples of my work. Each piece has received between 85k and 5m page views since publication.

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Doctors Are Pleading Parents To Stop Letting Their Kids Eat Hot Cheetos

Article originally published on HealthyPage. Photo Copyright © 2016 Hot Cheetos Facebook | Diet & Nutrition | January 11 2017 We’ve heard about some of these incidents and perhaps seen one or two headlines about this in the news, but now it’s official. Doctors are taking issue with Flamin’ Hot Cheetos. Here’s why. The marketing for Flamin’ Hot … Continue reading Doctors Are Pleading Parents To Stop Letting Their Kids Eat Hot Cheetos

His Parents Told Him His Tail Was A Good Luck Charm. But After Keeping It A Secret For 18 Years, He Finally Went To The Hospital

Article originally published on HealthyPage. Photo Copyright © 2016 Metro via Cover Asia Press | News | October 6 2016 This Indian boy concealed his tail for 18 years because his parents convinced him it was good luck. Now, he’s finally getting it removed and couldn’t be more relieved. A boy (whose name hasn’t been released for … Continue reading His Parents Told Him His Tail Was A Good Luck Charm. But After Keeping It A Secret For 18 Years, He Finally Went To The Hospital

They’re The First Gay Couple In The World To Have Triplets With Both Fathers’ DNA

Article originally published on HealthyPage.  Photo Copyright © 2016 Associated Press YouTube | Videos | August 22 2016 Theo and Christo Menelaou have made (medical) history by becoming the first set of gay parents to have children using both of their DNA through a surrogate. Here’s how it happened. Theo and Christo Menelaou of South … Continue reading They’re The First Gay Couple In The World To Have Triplets With Both Fathers’ DNA

A Young Couple Is Mysteriously Found Dead In Their Apartment, Their Dinner Completely Untouched

Article originally published on HealthyPage. Photo Copyright © 2016 Courtney Hulet/Facebook and Photo Copyright © 2016 Courtney Hulet/Facebook | News | October 20 2016 Courtney and Cameron Hudlet were found dead on the floor of their apartment late Tuesday night. Investigators still haven’t determined the cause of the couple’s death. In Dundee, Michigan, a couple was found … Continue reading A Young Couple Is Mysteriously Found Dead In Their Apartment, Their Dinner Completely Untouched

She Had An Itchy Scalp And Feared It Was Lice. But It Was Actually Her Body Telling Her…

Article originally published on HealthyPage. Diet & Nutrition | July 13 2016 When people hear about itchy scalps, more often than not, the culprit is either lice or dandruff – and then they proceed to scratch their heads in concern. However, if your symptoms aren’t responding to lice or dandruff treatment, your itchy scalp could … Continue reading She Had An Itchy Scalp And Feared It Was Lice. But It Was Actually Her Body Telling Her…

Fitness Blogger Shares Two Photos Of Herself On Facebook. Now, They’re Going Viral…

Article originally published on HealthyPage. Photo Copyright © 2016 Tiffany Brien Facebook | Motivation & Goals | June 21 2016 Fitness blogger Tiffany Brien recently posted an unfiltered photo of herself online to send a message. Here’s what she posted. Fitness blogger, Tiffany Brien recently took to Facebook to set the record straight: Everyone and … Continue reading Fitness Blogger Shares Two Photos Of Herself On Facebook. Now, They’re Going Viral…

Three Weeks Before His Baby’s Due Date, He Went To His Doctor Because He Kept Getting Headaches. He Thought It Was Something Minor, But It Wasn’t

Article originally published on HealthyPage. Photo Copyright © 2016 Jessica Li/Facebook | News | October 4 2016 When Cagney Wenk gets diagnosed with terminal brain cancer just three weeks before his son is born, his doctors and nurses immediately make plans to make the birth as memorable as possible. Cagney Wenk and Jessica Li prepared many things … Continue reading Three Weeks Before His Baby’s Due Date, He Went To His Doctor Because He Kept Getting Headaches. He Thought It Was Something Minor, But It Wasn’t

Mom Doesn’t Think It’s Wrong To Sleep Naked With Her 16-Year-Old Son Every Night

Article originally published on HealthyPage. News | August 31 2016 An anonymous mother posed a question online on Quora, asking if it was acceptable for her to co-sleep with her teenage son. The response was overwhelmingly unanimous. An anonymous user of the online question site, Quora, recently posed this question to other users: “Is it … Continue reading Mom Doesn’t Think It’s Wrong To Sleep Naked With Her 16-Year-Old Son Every Night