Natalie Healey

Natalie Healey

Head of Editorial

BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science

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

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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Recent articles

Does hypnotherapy work for anxiety?
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Does hypnotherapy work for anxiety? Feature

Treatments for anxiety are available on the NHS but waiting lists for talking therapies can be long, so many people look to other options. Could clinical hypnotherapy …

Are joint pain supplements worth your money?
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Are joint pain supplements worth your money? Feature

Joint problems are a huge problem in the UK and are becoming ever more prevalent. But are painkillers the only solution? And what about the supplements that claim to …

Is your lifestyle affecting your sperm count?
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Is your lifestyle affecting your sperm count? Feature

Did you know that your diet, stress levels and how much you drink could have an impact on your fertility? We explore what to do to improve the health of your sperm. …

What does your snot say about your health?
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What does your snot say about your health? Feature

No one enjoys having a runny nose or the mountain of discarded tissues that result from the common cold. But could your snot tell you clues about your health? We ask a …

Does the menopause cause hair loss?
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Does the menopause cause hair loss? Feature

We all know the most common symptoms associated with the menopause such as hot flushes, but not everyone realises it can affect hair too. For many women, hair is …