Dr. Joseph Nightingale, MBBS, MSc, Author at Test Your Intolerance

Dr. Joseph Nightingale, MBBS, MSc

Health and Science Copywriter and Qualified Doctor

Education University of York

Credentials MBBS, MSc

Personal History

Dr. Joseph Nightingale, MBBS, MSc, is a qualified medical doctor and the founder and CEO of Impeccable Writing, a copywriting agency. Driven by a desire to bridge the communication gap created by technical jargon, Dr. Nightingale has dedicated his career to helping organisations find their unique voice and convey complex concepts in clear, comprehensible content.

Dr. Nightingale's extensive expertise in writing is rooted in his diverse knowledge across various industries. Holding a master's degree in Biodiversity, Ecology, and Ecosystems from the University of York, his exceptional research on the climatological impact of land-use change and greenhouse gases earned him the prestigious Deborah Smith Prize, recognising his significant contribution to global impact beyond the UK.

Apart from his role at Impeccable Writing, Dr. Nightingale is the editor and primary contributor to Big Picture, an online periodical that addresses pressing environmental and climatological questions. As one of the Top Science Writers on Medium.com, his articulate and insightful writings have garnered a dedicated readership.

Posts by Dr. Joseph Nightingale, MBBS, MSc:

The Hidden Allergies In Your Kitchen

The Hidden Allergies In Your Kitchen: Learn More on World Food Safety Day

World Food Safety Day is a global campaign to highlight the dangers of poor food safety. Worldwide, the main food safety risks involve infectious contamination, chemical hazards, and other foodborne risks. Such problems aren’t a major issue in Western nations. However, there is another aspect of food safety that goes underappreciated: food allergies and intolerances. […]

Understanding Allergic Reactions to Alcohol Do You Have An Alcohol Allergy

Understanding Allergic Reactions to Alcohol: Do You Have An Alcohol Allergy?

Remember that night you drank too much and woke up with a head-banging hangover? If you drank an excessive amount of alcohol, that’s a normal reaction. However, for some individuals, even a drink or two can make them feel unwell. Sound familiar? If so, you could have an alcohol allergy or intolerance. Continuing to drink […]

Wheat Intolerance vs Coeliac Disease

Wheat Intolerance vs Coeliac Disease

The most common symptom of either wheat intolerance or coeliac disease is some form of gastrointestinal discomfort. Usually, such discomfort after eating bread is a clear indicator of gluten intolerance. Three conditions fall under this umbrella: coeliac disease, non-coeliac gluten sensitivity (NCGS), and wheat allergy. The last diagnosis, wheat intolerance or allergy, isn’t strictly a […]

Understanding Why You Feel Bloated After Eating

Understanding Why You Feel Bloated After Eating

Ever feel bloated after eating? No sooner have you finished your meal and settled down to rest than you’ve suddenly got tight trousers and a bulging stomach. Worse, you may experience cramps, gas, belching, and more. “Why am I always bloated?” you wonder. If this is you, you’re not alone. Bloating after eating is all […]

Delving Deeper Into a Tomato Allergy

Delving Deeper Into a Tomato Allergy

Do you ever get an itchy mouth or stomach ache after eating tomatoes? Maybe that’s a pasta sauce, pizza, or just a regular salad. Some allergies are extremely well-known – think peanuts, wheat, or dairy. However, tomato allergy flies under the radar despite affecting a sizeable number of people. In this article, we explore why […]

A Guide to Testing for Gluten Intolerance

A Guide to Testing for Gluten Intolerance

Gluten intolerance, or non-Coeliac gluten sensitivity, is fast becoming a problem. Not just a health fad, one in ten people in the UK now avoid gluten; and gluten-free foods saw a significant 27% rise in sales in 2017 – a trend showing no signs of abating. Suspected causes range from the absence of traditional bread fermentation […]

Choosing the Best Menopause Test Kit

Choosing the Best Menopause Test Kit

Menopause is a natural stage in a woman’s life when menstruation stops, and she can no longer have children. However, a host of disruptive and uncomfortable symptoms accompany these physiological and hormonal changes. These signs can occur for years before menopause, in what’s referred to as perimenopause. Performing a menopause test can help people confirm […]

Navigating Allergy Testing in the UK

Navigating Allergy Testing in the UK

Do you ever experience a rash, swelling, or shortness of breath after exposure to a substance? You could have an allergy. While we’re all familiar with classic culprits, like pollen, peanuts, or eggs, there are hundreds of potential allergens lurking in the world. How are you supposed to know which one is affecting you? That’s […]