Carla Hüsselmann has dedicated more than 20 years to publishing, working as a journalist, copy editor, features editor and digital editor. She’s created medical, health and lifestyle content for customer and consumer magazines and health websites, including Cosmopolitan, O, The Oprah Magazine and Shape. Carla has an Honours degree in Journalism from Stellenbosch University in her native South Africa. Outside of office hours, she’s either studying for her Pilates’ teacher training, or plotting her next hiking trip to the Lake District.
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