Debra Fulghum Bruce, PhD

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.
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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

Deb's Work

Freelance Health Writing/Editorial Consulting


Other Published Health Books


Deb's Blog

November 1, 2016

Catastrophe: Traumatic Brain Injury Happens in an Instant

  As Bob lost complete consciousness, the young surgeon screamed, “He’s going down, he’s going down!” and then he yelled to me, “I hate blood on […]
October 26, 2016

Catastrophe: Understanding Your Caregiving Rights

Caregiver Bill of Rights I was not aware of caregiving rights as I cared for my husband for four years. But looking back, I see how […]
October 26, 2016

Catastrophe: Heading to Emory Neuroscience ICU During a Supercell

Catastrophe continued…Within minutes of the EMT arriving to the scene, Bob was transported to a nearby hospital ER. Here they did a CT scan, diagnosed him […]
October 25, 2016

Catastrophe: That Moment Everything Good and Perfect About Our Life Stopped

Bob’s Story On April 27, 2011, one week before we were to set sail on a celebratory birthday cruise from Sicily to Athens, our lives were […]