Sarah Graham

Sarah Graham

Freelance health journalist

MA, Newspaper, Journalism

Sarah Graham is an award-winning freelance health journalist, and founder of the feminist women's health blog Hysterical Women (). 

Sarah specialises in mental health, women's sexual and reproductive health, gender and feminism. She writes regularly for Grazia, Refinery29, Patient and Broadly, and has also been published by Stylist, Women's Health, Cosmopolitan, BBC Three, Planet Mindful, The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Independent, and The i.

 
She has an MA with Distinction in Newspaper Journalism from City University, and has been freelancing since 2014.

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Recent articles

Is there a link between diet and acne?
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Is there a link between diet and acne? Feature

You don't have to look very far online to find someone proffering a miracle 'acne diet' or 'hormone-balancing' dietary supplement that will supposedly clear up your …

Is it safe to skip your period on the pill?
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Is it safe to skip your period on the pill? Feature

For decades women have been taking the combined pill for 21 days at a time, with a seven-day pill break and withdrawal bleed in between. But is it safe to skip your …

How to cope with metastatic breast cancer
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How to cope with metastatic breast cancer Feature

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, 13 October is Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness Day - which this year is all the more poignant as it falls just six weeks …

How to spot the warning signs of gynaecological cancer
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How to spot the warning signs of gynaecological cancer Feature

More than  21,000 women are diagnosed with a gynaecological cancer each year in the UK, but how many of the types and symptoms could you actually name? This …

Preparing for your smear test as a survivor of sexual violence
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Preparing for your smear test as a survivor of sexual violence Feature

"I remember a viral tweet a few years ago that said: 'If you don't go for your smear test, you're stupid. It takes minutes and it can save your life'," recalls 41-year- …