Abi Millar

Abi Millar

Freelance Journalist

BA (Hons) MA

Abi is freelance journalist with a special interest in health and medicine writing. She has an English degree from Cambridge University and a Science Journalism MA from City University London. She currently lives in Amsterdam. 

Recent articles

Should you go to work when you have a cold?

Should you go to work when you have a cold? Feature

It's a situation every employee has grappled with at some point: do you stay at home or go into work when you're feeling under the weather? Tempting though it might be …

Do crash diets ever really work for healthy weight loss?

Do crash diets ever really work for healthy weight loss? Feature

Crash diets aren't generally seen as a sensible way to lose weight. Tell your friends you're considering such a diet, and you probably won't be met with much …

Why ADHD is often missed in women

Why ADHD is often missed in women Feature

When most people think of ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder), a very particular image comes to mind. Specifically, a young boy wreaking havoc in the …

How to spot the warning signs of domestic abuse

How to spot the warning signs of domestic abuse Feature

Domestic abuse is an area fraught with misconceptions. For many people, what they understand by the term is physical violence - the classic pattern of abuse that leads …

Are e-cigarettes a safe way to quit smoking?

Are e-cigarettes a safe way to quit smoking? Feature

If you're looking to stop smoking for Stoptober, you may have considered using e-cigarettes as a quitting tool. Small battery-powered devices, which allow you to inhale …