Helen is a medical and health writer who strives to make health literacy accessible. She has an extensive background as a health care professional and senior leader in the UK National Health Service (NHS).
At the heart of Helen's writing is a promise to produce newsworthy, relevant, and engrossing material, while remaining true to scientific values forged during her time as clinical respiratory specialist.
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