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Top book award is just the medicine for Doctor Juliet

John Fillis

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THE wife of a Portrush man has been declared the winner of a first prize in the prestigious British Medical Association Book Awards, the results of which have just been announced.

Dr. Juliet McGrattan’s book ‘Sorted: The Active Woman’s Guide to Health’ took the premier award in the Popular Medicine category.

Originally from Sevenoaks in Kent, Juliet is married to Portrush-born Dr. Ken McGrattan.

She was a GP in a practice in Lancaster for over 10 years but is now using her knowledge and experience to help improve the health of women through physical activity.

She works for Public Health England as a Champion for Physical Activity in the North West of England. Her book was published by Bloomsbury in 2017.

* For the full story see this week's Coleraine Chronicle.

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