Abi Millar

Abi Millar

Freelance Journalist

BA (Hons), MA

Abi is freelance journalist with a special interest in health and medicine writing. 

She has an English degree from Cambridge University and a Science Journalism MA from City University London. She currently lives in Amsterdam. 

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Recent articles

When to worry about night sweats
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When to worry about night sweats Feature

It's something we've probably all experienced - jolting awake in the early hours of the morning to find the sheets drenched in sweat. Clearly, night sweats are no fun. …

Is hay fever linked to depression?
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Is hay fever linked to depression? Feature

For Claire, 32, the arrival of spring means one thing and one thing only - hay fever season. Every May, she spends three to four weeks with the runny nose, itchy eyes …

Will taking antidepressants really lead to weight gain?
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Will taking antidepressants really lead to weight gain? Feature

If you've decided to seek help for depression, and have been prescribed antidepressant drugs, chances are they'll have a positive effect. Unfortunately, these drugs can …

How IBS affects sex, dating and relationships
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How IBS affects sex, dating and relationships Feature

If you're dealing with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), the symptoms can be challenging to say the least. What is less often discussed is how the condition can impinge …

Will we ever have a male contraceptive pill?
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Will we ever have a male contraceptive pill? Feature

Could we soon have a male version of the pill? For many people, unsatisfied with current modes of contraception, the prospect probably sounds too good to be true. But …

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