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Joan Lunden          

Award-Winning Journalist, Best-Selling Author and Health and Wellness Advocate

An award-winning journalist, bestselling author, motivational speaker, and women's health & wellness advocate, Joan Lunden has been a trusted voice in American homes for more than 30 years. For nearly two decades, Lunden greeted viewers each morning on Good Morning America bringing insight to the day’s top stories. As the longest running female host ever on early morning television, Lunden reported from 26 countries, covered 5 presidents, 5 Olympics, and kept Americans up to date on how to care for their homes, their families, and their health.

Lunden continues to be one of America’s most recognized and trusted personalities. She is a special correspondent on the TODAY Show, and a sought after speaker and event host throughout the country. On her website JoanLunden.com and social media, women interact with her every day about health, wellness, lifestyle tips, family, and boomer information.

In June of 2014, Lunden was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer, which required chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation. An eternal optimist, Lunden wanted to turn her diagnosis into an opportunity to help others. She blogged throughout her cancer treatment and wrote a memoir Had I Known, which documents her battle, and reflects on her life and career. Lunden serves as an ambassador for Amgen’s Breakaway from Cancer, advocates for patients on Capitol Hill, and actively communicates with the cancer community through her social media and on her website.

As a part of the sandwich generation, Lunden’s demographic is far-reaching. She is a mother of 7 including two sets of pre teens twins. Like many Boomers in America she has juggled being a working mom while caring for an aging parent, and brings this experience to her role as the spokesperson for the nation’s leading senior referral service, A Place for Mom, a company helping caregivers and families find the right care and resources for their loved one.

Throughout her career Lunden has been disseminating advice from experts to help inform her audience how to stay healthy. Lunden has teamed with the renowned Dr. Murad, of Murad Skincare, and has her own skincare line Resurgence. Together they share a similar message that supporting a happier, healthier life leads to a glowing completion.

One of the most visible women in America, Lunden has graced the covers of more than 60 magazines and book covers.

Lunden has served as national spokesperson for various organizations such as The American Heart Association, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, The American Lung Association, The American Red Cross, The American Academy of Pediatrics, and The Colon Cancer Alliance.

Joan Lunden’s books include Had I Known; Chicken Soup for the Soul: Family Caregiving; Growing Up Healthy: Protecting Your Child From Diseases Now Through Adulthood; Wake-Up Calls; A Bend in the Road is Not the End of the Road; Joan Lunden’s Healthy Living; Joan Lunden’s Healthy Cooking; Mother’s Minutes; Your Newborn Baby; and Good Morning, I’m Joan Lunden. She also hosts the exercise video Workout America.

Joan Lunden truly exemplifies today’s modern working woman.

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A Place For Mom Spokesperson Joan Lunden Visits Seattle To ...

SEATTLE, April 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A Place For Mom Spokesperson Joan Lunden Visits Seattle To Discuss Senior Living And Care In America.

Catching Up With Guest Host Joan Lunden « CBS New York

Joan Lunden, our guest host for Thursday on Live From The Couch, is a familiar face for millions of Americans. First, she was a morning show host for nearly two ...

Joan Lunden Debuts Cookware Line, Shares Mommy Tips ...

Joan Lunden debuts her cookware line, talkes about her family-of-nine, shares organizational tips.

Joan lunden speaks at winchester's newest senior living community

National Lutheran Communities & Services' newest CCRC in Virginia, The Village at Orchard Ridge, hosted a community-wide Grand Opening celebration on ...

Joan Lunden: Good Morning American Anchor Talks Beating Breast ...

Joan Lunden discusses how the time after beating cancer can be just as emotional as the battle.

EXCLUSIVE: Joan Lunden Shares the Biggest Lesson She's ...

Former Good Morning America co-host Joan Lunden opens up onOprah: ... In 2014, Lunden announced that she'd been diagnosed with breast cancer, and ...

Joan Lunden Surviving Breast Cancer, Women's Health : People.com

Now that she's on the other side of her grueling nine-month breast cancer treatment, Joan Lunden is focused on using her story to empower women to take  ...

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