Karen McGinty


Karen McGinty is the former editorial manager for Bodybuilding.com, and has written on topics such as health, education, and women's issues. Before joining Bodybuilding.com, she served as executive assistant to Nobel laureate Dr. Louis Ignarro and Dr. Andrew Myers, contributing to the content and design of their Health Is Wealth and Heart Health Initiative websites, and proofed the third in their book series, "The Heart Health Initiative."

When she's not getting paid to correct people's grammar, you can find Karen binge-watching "Friends" or "Doctor Who" and reading (or writing) anything with magic in it.


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    Get the skinny on sculpting your six-pack in time for swimsuit season! Here's where you'll find everything you need.

  • How To Survive Halloween And Still Have Fun

    You don't have to avoid the candy bowl this Halloween. Make a few smart choices, and you'll be able to indulge your sweet tooth just enough to still enjoy the holiday!

  • Chris Dropped 12 Sizes And Got His Old Energy Back

    It took Chris Childers a while to notice the impact his sedate lifestyle and junk-food diet were having on the way he looked and felt. Now he's back in shape and hiking again with his son.

  • Fitness And Fantasy: Living The "Games And Gains" Lifestyle

    YouTube personality Jackson "Bajheera" Bliton knows it's possible to be a physically fit gamer, and he's sharing the message with his fans on YouTube and Twitch. Follow this bodybuilder and self-professed nerd as he lifts and plays his way through the day.

  • Meet The 2016 USA Olympic Weightlifting Team

    Get to know the four remarkable weightlifters representing the United States in the 2016 Olympics, and discover what makes each one worth cheering for over the next two weeks in Rio!