Nicole Schmidt

Nicole Schmidt

Nicole Schmidt is a freelance writer for WebMD. Her writing on health, science, and society has appeared in The Walrus, Maclean’s, Reader’s Digest, Broadview and Yahoo. Schmidt is a former associate features editor at Canadian current affairs magazine The Walrus.

Schmidt trained as a fact-checker and, by association, is a pub quiz enthusiast. 

Schmidt holds a Bachelor of Journalism degree from Toronto Metropolitan University and is currently based in Berlin, Germany.

You can learn more about Schmidt’s work on her website,

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