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Dr. Sarah Brewer, MSc (Nutr Med)

Dr Sarah Brewer qualified from Cambridge University with degrees in Natural Sciences, Medicine and Surgery. After working as a hospital doctor and in general practice, she recognised that many illnesses have a dietary basis and studied for a Master’s degree in Nutritional Medicine from the University of Surrey. As well as being a registered doctor, Sarah is also a Registered Nutritionist, a Registered Nutritional Therapist and an award-winning health writer. Dr Sarah writes widely on all aspects of health and nutrition and is the author of over 60 popular self-help books. She also addresses the health concerns of her clients online via a nutritional medicine blog.


Professional Highlights

  • Founder and Medical Director, Medilance Ltd, Guernsey (2005 – Present)
  • Medical nutritional consultant, Healthspan, Guernsey (2000 – Present)
  • Chief Medical Editor, Patient Connect Service Limited, Guildford (Sep 2009 – Present)
  • Editor-in-Chief of Yourwellness digital magazine which caters relevant health information to lay audiences (2011 – 2016)
  • Medical Consultant for a health tracking website called We Love Our Health (Jan 2011 – Dec 2012)
  • Medical Editor, Medical Imprint (1991 – 1992)
  • Dear Doctor columnist, Prima magazine (2001 – Present)
  • Medical advisor, Toxic Shock Syndrome Information Service (1998 – Present)
  • Medical advisor, Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation (DRWF) (2008 – Present)
  • Patron, Net Patient Foundation
  • Medical and nutritional consultant to a variety of private companies
  • Freelance author and health writer
  • Spent five years caring for high blood pressure, heart attack and stroke patients within the general medical wards and intensive care units of Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge
  • Full-time General Practice principal in Plymouth, Devon, for five years
  • Practiced hospital medicine in King’s Lynn, Norfolk, for ten years



  • MA, MB, BChir, Medicine, Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge (1979 – 1983)
  • MSc, Nutritional Medicine, University of Surrey (2003 – 2010)

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