Kells McPhillips is a freelance writer living in Los Angeles. She has covered a wide range of topics for Well+Good, including fitness and exercise, food and nutrition, health, diet culture, gun violence, and climate change. Her writing has also appeared in Shape, Fortune, and Business Insider, among others. She earned bachelor’s degree in communications and media studies from New York University and an MFA in creative writing from The New School. Currently, she’s writing her first novel.