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Our articles are written by accredited medical professionals, health scientists, researchers and educators. 

Together with these contributors, our main goal is to provide evidence-based preventive healthcare information and empower our users take control of their health.

We aim to bring the latest updates in medical research and clinical practice in a language that speaks to our audience and is engaging to read.

If you would like to contribute an article, or think there is a topic we should be talking about, we would love to hear from you!

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Our recent contributors

Dr Carolyn Ee is a General Practitioner, Chinese Acupuncturist and Chair of Integrative Medicine working group at the Royal Australian College of General Practice, about integrative medicine.  In her award winning blog The Healthy Doctor, Dr Ee talks about the things that interest her most - menopause, exercise, healthy eating, parenting and work/life balance.  Follow @thehealthydoctor for healthy lifestyle tips. 

Dr Carolyn Ee is a General Practitioner, Chinese Acupuncturist and Chair of Integrative Medicine working group at the Royal Australian College of General Practice, about integrative medicine. 

In her award winning blog The Healthy Doctor, Dr Ee talks about the things that interest her most - menopause, exercise, healthy eating, parenting and work/life balance. 

Follow @thehealthydoctor for healthy lifestyle tips. 

Dr David Cunnington is a specialist sleep physician and the director of Melbourne Sleep Disorders Centre, a multi-disciplinary sleep clinic for the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders. David undertook training in sleep medicine both in Australia and at Harvard Medical School, and has international qualifications in behavioural sleep medicine, using non-drug treatments to manage sleep.

David is the co-creator of sleep education portal, Sleep Hub.

Follow @DavidCunnington for news & updates on all things sleep.

Miss Jane O’Brien is a specialist breast and oncoplastic surgeon and a member of the Australian Government's breast cancer prevention service, Breastscreen Victoria. She is a keen educator and regular lecturer at the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons' conferences. She has a particular interest in the treatment of breast cancer in younger women.  Follow @DrJaneOBrien for updates on breast health.

Miss Jane O’Brien is a specialist breast and oncoplastic surgeon and a member of the Australian Government's breast cancer prevention service, Breastscreen Victoria. She is a keen educator and regular lecturer at the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons' conferences. She has a particular interest in the treatment of breast cancer in younger women. 

Follow @DrJaneOBrien for updates on breast health.

Professor Rodney Sinclair is Professor of Dermatology at the University of Melbourne and Director of Epworth Dermatology. He is co-author for dermatology in the Oxford Textbook of Medicine, lead author of Therapeutic Guidelines – Dermatology, has written 13 textbooks and 400 research publications, and is considered a world leader in hair disease, nail disease, psoriasis and skin cancer diagnosis and treatment.  

Professor Rodney Sinclair is Professor of Dermatology at the University of Melbourne and Director of Epworth Dermatology. He is co-author for dermatology in the Oxford Textbook of Medicine, lead author of Therapeutic Guidelines – Dermatology, has written 13 textbooks and 400 research publications, and is considered a world leader in hair disease, nail disease, psoriasis and skin cancer diagnosis and treatment.

 

Stephanie Gobbo is a Naturopath and Nutritionist with a Bachelor of Health Science Degree majoring in Naturopathy and Nutrition. Stephanie is registered with the Australian Natural Therapies Association and treats patients holistically, individually and with the most current evidence-based research.

Stephanie Gobbo is a Naturopath and Nutritionist with a Bachelor of Health Science Degree majoring in Naturopathy and Nutrition. Stephanie is registered with the Australian Natural Therapies Association and treats patients holistically, individually and with the most current evidence-based research.

Chloe McLeod is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian who loves sharing nutrition information on her website and motivating her clients to make health changes to be the best they can be.   Chloe specialises in nutrition for arthritis and inflammatory joint disease, irritable bowel syndrome (particularly the FODMAP approach) and food intolerance, and sports nutrition. She also greatly enjoys working with people for weight management, inflammatory bowel disease, cholesterol, diabetes and eating disorders.

Chloe McLeod is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian who loves sharing nutrition information on her website and motivating her clients to make health changes to be the best they can be.  

Chloe specialises in nutrition for arthritis and inflammatory joint disease, irritable bowel syndrome (particularly the FODMAP approach) and food intolerance, and sports nutrition. She also greatly enjoys working with people for weight management, inflammatory bowel disease, cholesterol, diabetes and eating disorders.

Dr Alan Barclay is a consultant dietitian and chief scientific officer at the Glycemic Index Foundation. He is co‐author of The Low GI Diet: Diabetes Handbook, The Low GI Diet: Managing Type 2 Diabetes, GI News blog (http://ginews.blogspot.com.au), The Ultimate Guide to Sugars and Sweeteners and Reversing Diabetes. His PhD from University of Sydney was on carbohydrates and chronic disease risk.

Dr Alan Barclay is a consultant dietitian and chief scientific officer at the Glycemic Index Foundation. He is co‐author of The Low GI Diet: Diabetes Handbook, The Low GI Diet: Managing Type 2 Diabetes, GI News blog (http://ginews.blogspot.com.au), The Ultimate Guide to Sugars and Sweeteners and Reversing Diabetes. His PhD from University of Sydney was on carbohydrates and chronic disease risk.