Author: Mat Arrain


Mat studied human biology for 3 years at Sheffield Hallam University, where he learned about a range of different health and medical topics.

Mat developed a deep understanding of different health topics through first-hand experiences of practical lab work and lectures. Mat also learned how to fact-check information from reliable sources such as Pubmed and learned how to reference and cite accurate information from reliable sources by researching up-to-date studies, systematic reviews and randomised controlled trials.

As well as being a health and medical writer and researcher, Mat is a level 2 qualified fitness trainer specialising in weight loss, nutrition and exercise plans for people suffering from obesity and diabetes.

Education:

Sheffield Hallam University

Medical topics breakdown:

  • Human physiology and anatomy
  • Human reproduction and development
  • Cell biology and applied biochemistry
  • Molecular biology
  • Immunology and microbiology
  • Human nutrition
  • Neurobiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Medical career paths

Qualifications:

Medical research experience:

As part of a research project on sarcopenia, nutrition and osteoporosis, Mat worked at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK.

Expertise:

  • Medical research and writing
  • Nutrition, weight loss and fitness coaching

Professional Accomplishments

  • Mat completed a research project on “measures for monitoring rehabilitation in fallers at Nottingham University Hospital NHS trust.
  • Mat completed a research project on “the prevalence and inter-relationship of frailty, Sarcopenia and malnutrition in an osteoporotic population”
  • Mat has also helped clients lose weight through tailored nutrition and fitness coaching.

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