Recent writing: Trans women and the HRT shortage, arthritis in pregnancy, and how vaginal fluid transplants could cure recurrent bacterial vaginosis

Well, September’s just flown by, hasn’t it? Since my last update, back in August, I’ve turned 30, run my first half marathon, and sunk my teeth into some fascinating subjects – including cat cloning, heart attacks, dementia, arthritis, transgender hormone therapy, and vaginal fluid transplants. In July I was one of the first journalists to […]

Recent writing: Feeling off your game? On perimenopause

Women who are otherwise bossing life are having their careers, fitness goals and sex lives scuppered by the perimenopause. Never heard of it? Exactly. For October’s Women’s Health magazine, I reported on the hormonal headwind that no one sees coming: Forty. The big 4-0. When life really begins. It’s a decade that’s been rebranded as effectively as the British monarchy; […]