Freelance Content Writer/Editorial Consultant
Debra Fulghum Bruce, PhD, is a well-known author, senior medical writer and health literary expert. Deb works hard and plays hard! An avid wordsmith and health communications professional, Deb loves boating, fishing and catching blue crabs at her bay front condominium in South Tampa Florida.
Accepting New Clients Now
Where I Excel
- Generating great ideas and brainstorming
- Creative consulting
- Health literacy
- Meeting STAT deadlines
- Repurposing old content to include new data
- Writing fresh, easy to read content on medical topics
- Plotting out successful websites and book outlines from an original idea
- Engaging readers in creative content on the web and in trade books
Freelance Health Writing/Editorial Consulting
As a medical writer and the former Editor-in-Chief of Living Well Today, Tampa-based author Debra Fulghum Bruce, PhD, has written more health books than any writer this past decade. Deb's innovative and persuasive book proposals have won her contracts with such prestigious houses as HarperCollins, ReganBooks, Rodale, Dell, Bantam, Ballantine, Macmillan USA, Simon & Schuster, Dutton, Avon, Henry Holt, Harmony (Random House), Berkley, W. W. Norton, John Wiley, and Kensington.
As a member of the Author's Guild and the American Medical Writers Association, Deb has published more than 2,500 feature articles on myriad health topics in such magazines as Woman's Day, Prevention, Vibrant Life, and Success. As a regular contributor for MightyWords.com (eMatter) with her own collection page, Debra Fulghum Bruce Health Collections, Deb's MightyWords ebooks have been best-selling items. Most recently, she completed extensive writing projects for Parenting.com (Time Warner), as well as a series of four Q&A childcare titles with Little/Brown in NY. Deb also wrote extensively for the new Reader's Digest Medical Breakthroughs (2001) on groundbreaking medical treatments for women.
Features and excerpts from her many books have recently appeared in popular mass-market magazines such as Esquire, Forbes, Baby Talk, Prevention, Walking, Cooking Light, Redbook, Martha Stewart's Living, Reader's Digest, Men's Health, McCall's, U.S. News and World Report, Redbook, Glamour, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Shape's Cook, Woman's Day, Elan, USA Today, and Woman's World Weekly. Deb has done numerous radio and TV talk shows and interviews, including call-in shows. She and her many coauthors have appeared on CNN News, ABC News, CBS News, NBC News, and the Today Show, as well as radio and television talk shows. Her book I'd Kill for a Cookie was chosen by USA TODAY as one of the Top 10 Health Books in l997.
WEB CONTENT WRITINGLiving Healthy
Articles on Natural Remedies and Alternative Medicine
Do Doctors Have a Moral Responsibility to Discuss Alternatives to Conventional Medicine?
Why Water is a Natural Pain Killer
Everything You Should Know About Detoxing
Are Environmental Toxins Making You Sick?
AVID DESIGNUniversity Hospitals - Web Content Development
1500 unique pages for University Hospitals new website (Cleveland, Ohio)
Sears Holdings’ Shop Your Way Health150 online articles and health and lifestyle guides; all SEO
Delish in a Jar! Easy Make-Ahead Meal That Stays Fresh
7 Tips to Disinfect Your Baby’s Nursery
Understanding ADHD Symptoms
How to Prevent Cold and Flu This Year
A Shopper’s Guide to Vitamins and Supplements
Natural Cure for Diabetes? Here are the facts (on supplements)
7 Ways to Keep Your Cat Fit and Healthy
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LIFE EXTENSION MAGAZINEAre Fish Oil Supplements Safer Than Eating Fish?
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WebMD Healthy A-Z Guides – Common Topics
Best Diet for Nasal Allergies