Author: Anna Fiddler

Anna Fiddler

Anna Fiddler is a writer, editor, and documentary storyteller. She writes about women’s health, mental health and wellness, and the business of health care for Kaiser Permanente. Contact her at with thoughts or story ideas.


This Valentine’s Day, learn how self-compassion can improve your health and wellbeing.


On Kaiser Permanente Northern California’s 15th Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, employees and physicians volunteered at worksites throughout the Bay Area.


In the United States today, roughly one-third of children are overweight or obese. Learn more about the chronic condition and how to prevent it.


Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) affects around 5 percent of the world’s population. But despite its prevalence, it is still a widely misunderstood condition.


Learn how an 8-week diabetes reversal program at Kaiser Permanente makes significant strides in helping people to reverse the disease.…


New fathers are affected by postpartum depression, too. Learn how men can best cope with the transition into fatherhood.


In honor of Alcohol Awareness Month in April, learn about the LINKAGE program, Kaiser Permanente’s unique, regional approach to supporting members who struggle with alcohol and drug problems.


How can you play a role in preventing sexual assault? A women’s health psychologist offers important — and possibly life-saving — tips below.


Dr. Debra Matityahu and Megan Williams are recognized with David Lawrence Community Service Awards. Pictured above, Dr. Matityahu poses with some of her patients in Kenya.