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Ted Spiker is a former articles editor to Men’s Health magazine. A freelance writer who specializes in health and fitness, Spiker has had hundreds of stories published in various magazines, including Outside, O The Oprah Magazine, Fortune, Esquire.com, Men’s Health, Men’s Fitness, Reader’s Digest, Runner’s World, AARP Magazine, Parenting, Dr. Oz The Good Life, and more.

  • Men's Health
  • Women's Health
  • O, The Oprah Magazine
  • Outside
  • Fortune
  • Reader's Digest
  • Runner's World
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Every Day with Rachael Ray
  • Sports Illustrated Women
  • AARP Magazine
  • Best Life
  • InStyle
  • Cooking Light
  • Prevention
  • Parenting

Click here to view a few of his pieces.

Spiker started in magazines at Delaware Today magazine, where he served as editor and assistant editor for this award-winning city-regional magazine. There, he wrote hundreds of stories about people and issues, and as editor, he oversaw the magazine’s award-winning entry for investigative reporting.

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