Health and Travel

Author Karen Jean Matsko Hood's Health and Travel Books

Award winning writer Karen Hood has written on various health topics beneficial for both adults and children. We have heath related cookbooks, basic guides, and guides to treatment and living. Some topics include Arthritis, Diabetes, and Polio to name a few. Her travel books are insightful and full of information about family travel for both domestic and abroad.

Health and Travel

Karen Jean Matsko Hood has written on various health topics for adults and children and has more books coming soon. Her current books include Achalasia: A Basic Guide to Living with this Disease, Acupuncture: A Basic Guide to Treatment, Arthritis: A Basic Guide to Lliving with Arthritis, Auto-Immune Disease: A Basic Guide to Living with an Auto-Immune Disease, Diabetes: A Basic Guide to Living with Diabetes, Post-Polio Syndrome: A Basic Guide to Living Post-Polio, Sjogren’s Syndrome: A Basic Guide to Living with Sjogren’s Syndrome.

She also has written cookbooks with recipes and menu ideas for various health issues including: Achalasia, Adrenal Health, Anti-Acid Reflux, Anti-Cancer, Anti-Inflammation, Anti-Stress, Arthritis, Bone Health, Diabetes, Fibromyalgia, Gluten-Free, Healthy Breath, Healthy Digestion, Healthy Heart, Healthy Skin, Healthy Teeth, High-Fiber, High-Iodine, High-Protein, Immune Health, Kidney Health, Lactose-Free, Liquid Diet, Liver Health, Low-Calorie, Low-Carb, Low-Fat, Low-Sodium, Low-Sugar, Lymphoma Health Support, Multiple Sclerosis Healthy Diet, No Flour No Sugar, Organic, pH-Friendly, Pregnancy, Raw Food, Sjogren’s Syndrome, Soft Food, and Thyroid Health.

Karen Jean Matsko Hood has traveled extensively across this country and globally. Karen’s education has taken her from Great Falls, Montana to Michigan and then on to the island of St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands and beyond. Her family has taken vacations in many states and Canada. Three of Karen’s daughters are adopted from Ethiopia. With many miles to her name, Karen has come to understand a lot of different regional and ethnic differences. This knowledge has been a great asset in writing about travel adventures.

Adventure books coming soon include: Adventure Travel and Tours: A Basic Guide and Northwest Mini Trips: A Basic Guide to Northwest Mini Trips.

If you would like to purchase any of her books or articles on health issues or travel, please send your request to:

Karen Jean Matsko Hood, Inc.
507 North Sullivan Road, Suite LL-7, Spokane Valley, WA 99037-8576 USA
Phone: (509) 924-3550 / Fax: (509) 922-9949
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