Nancy Matsumoto is a freelance writer and editor who specializes in the areas of health, food, arts and culture. She has been a contributor to Time, Newsweek, Health, People, The Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, Edible Manhattan, and The New York Times, among other publications. She writes frequently on Japanese American issues, and is a contributor to The Densho Encyclopedia of the Japanese American Incarceration and Discover Nikkei. She is also the co-author of the book The Parent's Guide to Eating Disorders: Supporting Self-Esteem, Healthy Eating & Positive Body Image at Home, winner of a National Parenting Publication award and called by one expert in the field, "the definitive encyclopedia for parents who are concerned about their childen's eating or weight." Nancy is based in Toronto and New York City