Cory Martin

A profile of Cory Martin in front of a garden.
Title: Writer, Author
Education: University of Southern California
Expertise: Chronic Illness
  • Author of books about living with chronic illness
  • Experienced health writer
  • A patient advocate who has written about living with lupus and multiple sclerosis


Cory Martin is the author of seven books, including Love Sick, a memoir about dating, life in Hollywood, and living with multiple sclerosis, and The Yoga Prescription: A Chronic Illness Survival Guide. Her writing has been published in CNN, HuffPost, Psychology Today, Everyday Health, and more.

As someone who lives with chronic illness, I write about health topics because I know how much I've relied on online information before, during, and after diagnosis. I want to make sure that anyone who’s looking for guidance with their own health questions can find quick and accessible answers.


Cory has a Bachelor of Arts in English—Creative Writing from the University of Southern California.

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