Abi Millar

Abi Millar

freelance journalist

Recent articles

Why ADHD is often missed in women

Why ADHD is often missed in women Feature

When most people think of ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder), a very particular image comes to mind. Specifically, a young boy wreaking havoc in the …

How to spot the warning signs of domestic abuse

How to spot the warning signs of domestic abuse Feature

Domestic abuse is an area fraught with misconceptions. For many people, what they understand by the term is physical violence - the classic pattern of abuse that leads …

Are e-cigarettes a safe way to quit smoking?

Are e-cigarettes a safe way to quit smoking? Feature

If you're looking to stop smoking for Stoptober, you may have considered using e-cigarettes as a quitting tool. Small battery-powered devices, which allow you to inhale …

Do mental health apps really work?

Do mental health apps really work? Feature

Mental health apps are booming. Ranging from platforms for improving well-being, to those focused on specific mental illnesses, the last few years have seen a …

What it's like to be on the organ transplant waiting list

What it's like to be on the organ transplant waiting list Feature

Lisa Ebdon, a recruiter from Warwickshire, does not come across as seriously ill. She goes to work, walks the dog and enjoys running with her daughter Lily. As she …