Natalie Healey

Natalie Healey

Head of Editorial

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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Recent articles

This is what cold weather does to your heart
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This is what cold weather does to your heart Feature

Everyone knows that bugs like colds and flu are more common when the temperature drops, but did you know that cold weather can also affect your heart? Here's how to …

Do your feet get smellier in winter?
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Do your feet get smellier in winter? Feature

Think smelly feet is only a worry during the warmer months? Think again. But if you've noticed an embarrassing odour from your socks and shoes, there are plenty of …

New campaign helps people with chronic conditions get active
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New campaign helps people with chronic conditions get active Feature

New research shows 69% of people in England with long-term health conditions say they want to be more active. But this group is twice as likely as the general …

Pee yourself laughing? How stand-up comedy can tackle incontinence
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Pee yourself laughing? How stand-up comedy can tackle incontinence Feature

Incontinence is a common problem, but one most people needn't put up with, says physiotherapist Elaine Miller. She's determined to educate the world about their pelvic …

Testosterone can boost sexual desire after menopause
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Testosterone can boost sexual desire after menopause Feature

Testosterone could significantly improve sexual health problems in postmenopausal women, suggests a review of the existing research. A comprehensive review of data …

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