Karen Gordon

Karen Gordon

Freelance Journalist

NCTJ

She has worked for a variety of different publications, including NetDoctor, Good Housekeeping, Prima, Cosmopolitan, Harper’s Bazaar and others.

Recent articles

How erection problems can affect your relationship

How erection problems can affect your relationship Feature

Erection problems don't just affect men - they can also have a real impact on a partner and a relationship as well. And they're more common than you may think. It's …

Should parents worry about 'dry drowning'?

Should parents worry about 'dry drowning'? Feature

In the majority of cases, the risk of fatal drowning ends when a child leaves the water. But in rare instances, breathing problems can occur after a youngster has been …

What it's like to be diagnosed with skin cancer

What it's like to be diagnosed with skin cancer Feature

With increased accessibility to exotic destinations and a rise in sunbed use, skin cancer rates are soaring. In fact, it's now the fifth most common cancer in the UK ( …

Protecting your mental health during fertility treatment

Protecting your mental health during fertility treatment Feature

Infertility is estimated to affect more than one in seven couples in the UK. The physical demands on your body during fertility treatment are well documented, but the …

What’s causing your pelvic pain?

What’s causing your pelvic pain? Feature

Pelvic pain is an extremely common condition - affecting a huge 1 in 6 women in their lifetime, according to Dr Hemlata Thackare, consultant gynaecologist and IVF …