Are you a health professional thinking about a career change but aren’t sure how to get started? Here’s how one pharmacist is making the transition to medical writing work.
Social media research strategies for health writers
Experts are talking on social media, and you can listen.
How to choose between being a freelance writer and an employed writer
If you want to be a health writer, you’ll need to decide between going freelance and getting a full-time job. So, which option would be best for you? Read on to compare the pros and cons of both.
Health writing opportunities in a COVID-19 world
Ready to finally hear some good news? Health writing is a stable career pathway that will survive and potentially thrive during and after this pandemic.
Responsible reposting: How to find and share quality COVID-19 information on social media
Health writers have an opportunity to be a voice of reason in a chorus of misleading medical information.
How to tweet like a health writer
Twitter is more than just short, written messages – you can use videos, pictures, and links to engage your audience.
How to write about epidemics: Experts share their advice
Tips for health and medical writers on how to write responsibly and avoid spreading misinformation.
Health communication best practices – a timely reminder
In a public health crisis like COVID-19, health communicators face multiple challenges and pressures – but we must remember the best-practices of responsible health reporting.
How to choose a blog topic
Whether you’re a freelance writer launching a blog for your medical writing business or an aspiring health blogger looking to grow your blog, the question remains: What will you blog about?
Tips for ESL medical writers
How does being an ESL medical writer impact your chances of finding work? Read our top writing tips for non-native speakers by guest author (and ESL medical writer) Diana Ribeiro.
The power of automation in healthcare marketing
Automation in healthcare isn’t just about scheduling manual tasks and saving time – it’s about delivering highly targeted messages to the right audiences in the most effective way.
Behaviour change communication strategies
A collection of new behaviour change communication research to help you write health content that will resonate with your readers and promote behaviour change.
Understanding misinformation – a practical guide
Misleading health content is harmful to public health, confuses people, spreads misinformation and has potential legal issues. So, what can you do if you spot misinformation online – and how can you ensure you’re not the one spreading it in the first place?
5 writing exercises to do every morning before you start work
These five short writing exercises will help you develop your writing skills and feel more confident in your abilities.
Top 20 health and medical news websites
We’ve taken the guesswork out of finding a quality medical news website. Browse our list of the top 20 health and medical news websites for evidence-based and timely news.