Sarah Lightfoot is a freelance writer based in Connecticut, United States. As a pre-med student at Yale University, Sarah honed her writing skills on lab reports and term papers. A career in advertising took her to New York to create ads and websites for household names. Sarah continues to write across media for the healthcare, insurance, pharmaceutical and technology industries. Sarah’s deep appreciation of science and love of language come together in her work. She strives to explain medical topics with compassion and clarity, as if speaking with a member of her family. Sarah is fascinated by the application of cognitive science to improve healthcare delivery and access. Sarah and her husband, a registered nurse, and their three children share their homestead with dairy goats, English springer spaniels, rabbits and chickens.