Our Contributors

Alison Richards
Alison Richards

Ali Richards is a keen traveler, Vespa scooter rider and street art fan who lives on the south coast of England with her husband and two sons. As well as being an IT professional she enjoys writing about various aspects of her life, which now includes breast cancer. She is looking forward to planning new adventures with her family for…

Angela Finlay
Angela Finlay

Angela Finlay is a freelance writer and blogger committed to sharing matters that affect health and wellbeing. From fitness and motivation to medical ailments and psychological hurdles, she has covered a range of health and lifestyle topics through her web writing career. Angela feels that a high quality of life should be a top priority for everyone, and tries her…

Eric Patterson
Eric Patterson

Eric L. Patterson is a professional counselor in western Pennsylvania, who has been working for over a decade to help his clients live happier lives. By night, he is a dad, husband, runner and freelance writer specializing in transferring his mental health knowledge and experience into clear, actionable content for his readers. Recently, Eric’s writing has expanded to a lighter…

Jenni Sheldon
Jenni Sheldon

Jenni Sheldon got primary breast cancer in 2014. After treatment she realized how short life was and started traveling during her travels she set up a travel blog to help other people with chronic illnesses and disabilities to still travel. Her cancer has since returned and is no longer curable but it will not stop her from traveling as long…

Krystina Ostermeyer
Krystina Ostermeyer

Krysti is a 31-year-old wife and mother who also happens to suffer from anxiety and chronic migraines, as well as a meningioma that will be evicted in August 2017. She writes for both the anxiety, migraine and a variety of other pages for NewLifeOutlook, as her ten years of nursing experience has enabled her to help many people with a…

Lana Barhum
Lana Barhum

Lana Barhum is a freelance medical and health writer from Northeast Ohio. She has written for a variety of online health publications, including the Pain News Network, Alliance Health, Upwell, Mango Health, New Life Outlook, Medical News Today, News Medical and The Mighty. Having lived with rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia since 2008, Lana uses her experiences to share expert advice…

Laura Jones
Laura Jones

Laura has been a Registered Nurse (RN) for eight years. She has worked in health care since she graduated from high school. Laura has worked as a nurse’s aide, a licensed practical nurse, and lastly an RN. She hopes that the information she shares is received so you, or someone you love, can benefit from it.

Rianne Fre
Rianne Fre

Dr. Freitas has done her training both in Russia and Germany and is specializing in Oncology, Hematology and Palliative Medicine. Areas of scientific interest comprise cervical cancer and HPV infections, as well as stomach cancer risk factors. Besides from that, is an avid writer delivering up-to-date, valid information to patients. She has also left her fingerprint in medical education, by…

Susan Carter
Susan Carter

Susan Carter has worked as a teacher and small business owner, although she has focused on writing professionally for the last 15 years. She is based out of the Rocky Mountains where she lives with her husband, two youngest children, and a household full of pets. Her favorite animal is her devoted dog Rocky who suffers from epilepsy. He is…