Battling Medical Gaslighting for Empowered Healthcare

Alex Greenwood
3 min readJun 24, 2023

Increasingly, women are being told that their health symptoms are simply “all in their head,” a disturbing trend known as medical gaslighting. Leading the charge against this insidious issue is Health+Plus, a holistic medicine provider pioneering an initiative focused on listening to patients, validating their experiences, and providing comprehensive evaluations.

This has happened to my spouse over the years. She told me that she has had issues she felt were pooh-poohed or flat-out ignored. I did some digging into this with my friend, Dr…

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Alex Greenwood

PR Consultant, Speaker, Podcast Producer/Host, Editor, and Award-Winning Writer of the John Pilate Mystery Series. Accomplished belly laugher.