Judith Ozkan is a qualified UK-based medical journalist and health writer with 20 years’ experience in health care communications. She has headed up marketing and communications for 2 major health charities, specialising in asthma and chronic pain. She has written widely for public and specialist media on heart disease and obesity and contributed to award-winning multi-media health campaigns. She believes that good health advice can be life-changing and is passionate about getting the right message across in the best possible way.
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