All of Author: Dr. Dimitar Marinov Articles

Dr. D. Marinov is our medical expert. He has written, fact-checked, and medically reviewed tons of articles on topics about medicine, health, infections, and nutrition.

As a medical expert, he has been cited by WebMD, Fox News, Insider, Healthline, Reader’s Digest, Medium, The Huffington Post, Yahoo, Fatherly, Money, and MSN. He is also a regular contributor to the stories of Eat This, Not That, and Best Life.

He is both a physician and a scientist with years of experience in medical research, clinical and preventive medicine. He graduated from the Medical University of Varna, Bulgaria with flying colors and started pursuing his Ph.D. right away! His research is mainly focused on preventive medicine and nutrition because he truly believes that “prevention is better than cure”.

He has publications in peer-reviewed journals on topics about nutritional status, physical activity, musculoskeletal disorders amongst adolescents, etc.

The main goal of his work is to improve and preserve human health which is why he decided to specialize in Nutrition and Dietetics [which in Bulgaria is a medical specialty]. As a dietitian, he strives to help people improve their lifestyle and successfully manage or prevent chronic illnesses such as obesity, metabolic syndrome, and diabetes. He has helped people with eating disorders, gastrointestinal, metabolic, cardiovascular, and oncological diseases.

He is working as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology in a team full of epidemiologists and public health experts. There he teaches students about public health, preventive medicine, control and prevention of infectious diseases, and much more. His passion is creating science-based content. He writes on various medical topics and references every single statement with high-quality evidence. Examples include his articles on the microbiome, IBS, FODMAPs, ENS, CBT, and many more.