Lois Zoppi

Lois Zoppi

Feature Writer

BA Media Practice

Mental Health and Life Sciences

Lois is a freelance copywriter based in the UK. She graduated from the University of Sussex with a BA in Media Practice, having specialized in screenwriting.

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While her experience is varied, she has moved from freelance filmmaking for arts organizations, having made films documenting the benefits of engaging with art for the socially isolated and those living with dementia, to copywriting.

A combination of curiosity and a love for research has allowed her to write for a variety of clients on a huge range of topics, spanning hospitality, marketing, arts journalism, theatre criticism, and health and life sciences for News Medical.

Lois enjoys balancing her varied creative work with her interest in life sciences, veterinary care, and mental health. She regularly writes about mental health and has showcased her work at numerous London-based mental health festivals, aiming to challenge perceptions of both mental health conditions and those living with them.

She maintains a focus on anxiety disorders and depression and aims to explore other areas of mental health including dissociative disorders such as maladaptive daydreaming.

Lois is committed to providing accessible and accurate health and medical information online to better inform readers and believes open medical information is essential to improved wellbeing through enabling educated and informed decisions.

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Articles from Lois

New color-changing tattoos can monitor glucose levels and other metabolites in real-time

New color-changing tattoos can monitor glucose levels and other metabolites in real-time

‘Disease and bacteria know no borders’: Global health leaders must do more to prevent the spread of infectious disease

‘Disease and bacteria know no borders’: Global health leaders must do more to prevent the spread of infectious disease

Study provides 'strongest evidence' yet for autism being a genetic condition

Study provides 'strongest evidence' yet for autism being a genetic condition

Embrace your natural skin tone to prevent skin cancer, say experts

Embrace your natural skin tone to prevent skin cancer, say experts

Why women who work are less likely to develop dementia

Why women who work are less likely to develop dementia

High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) could prevent cognitive decline in older men

High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) could prevent cognitive decline in older men

Mother calls for protein shake regulation after daughter dies

Mother calls for protein shake regulation after daughter dies

Ten-fold rise in tongue-tie surgery for newborns 'without any real strong data'

Ten-fold rise in tongue-tie surgery for newborns 'without any real strong data'

Two New Resistance-Proof Antibiotics Have Been Created

Two New Resistance-Proof Antibiotics Have Been Created

Psychiatric diagnoses deemed “scientifically meaningless” by experts

Psychiatric diagnoses deemed “scientifically meaningless” by experts