Nutrition for Optimal Health Association, Inc.
Lynn Lawson, a former medical writer,
university instructor, and award-winning essayist, began writing about health
and the environment after she realized how much her own health had been affected
by toxic chemicals in her everyday surroundings. She served three years as the
public relations chair of the Human Ecology Action League (HEAL), a national
organization of people with environmental/health problems. Lynn has written
a book, Staying Well in a Toxic World, in 1993, and a briefer milleum
update. Currently she helps coordinate the Chicago area Environmental Illness
(EI)/Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS) support group. She has published their
Canary News, a nationally distributed newsletter. For
over five years Lynn joined Marjorie Fisher as co-editor of NOHA NEWS,
NOHA's quarterly newsletter.