Steph Coelho

Steph Coelho

Health Writer


Health and wellness, chronic illness, telehealth, sexual wellness, fitness, aging, CBD


McGill University, Concordia University, Simone Fraser University


I want readers to know that whether I'm researching, reporting, or writing, I have them in mind. I've dealt with chronic illness almost my whole life and I know what it's like to feel hopeless and like no one is listening.

— Steph Coelho


Steph Coelho is a freelance health and wellness writer and editor with nearly a decade of experience working on content related to health, wellness, mental health, chronic illness, fitness, sexual wellness, and health-related tech.

She's written extensively about chronic conditions, telehealth, aging, CBD, and mental health. Her work has appeared in Insider, Healthline, WebMD, Greatist, Medical News Today, and more.


Steph has a BA in history from McGill University, a BA in leisure studies from Concordia University, and an editing certificate from Simon Fraser University.

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