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Natalie Healey

Natalie Healey

Freelance journalist

BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science

She is a London-based health journalist who has been writing about science and medicine for several years. She is the former head of editorial at Patient.

She was previously digital editor at Hearst. Her work has appeared in numerous publications such as Good Housekeeping, NetDoctor, Cosmopolitan, Harper's Bazaar and Refinery29.

Natalie has also edited many B2B publications including Medical Device Developments and World Pharmaceutical Frontiers.

She has a BSc in Biomedical Science from Cardiff University.

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It's never too late to quit smoking, but that doesn't make it an easy thing to do. Luckily, there are loads of support options for those who want to stop. We speak to the experts about the best ways to quit, and chat with television presenter Jeremy Kyle about his journey to a smoke-free life.

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The COVID-19 pandemic has led to job losses and financial worries for many people. Experts share their advice for keeping your mental health in check during this difficult time.

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Living with dementia is really challenging, but it can be particularly hard when people unintentionally say the wrong thing. Here's what to avoid when talking to someone with the condition.

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Some people find it harder to sleep as they get older. We explore the science behind why ageing affects your slumber and how you can improve your chances of getting a good night's rest.

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