Sunny Fitzgerald

Sunny Fitzgerald, Patient Expert

Sunny Fitzgerald grew up immersed in the health care industry. (Her father worked as the maintenance supervisor of a hospital and her stepmother works in physical therapy and occupational medicine.) An incurable addiction to understanding the lives and landscapes of the world led her to become a writer and travel consultant. She has written for Lonely Planet, National Geographic, BBC, Furthermore, Mic, and more. Sunny has sporadic hemiplegic migraines, a rare neurological condition with symptoms that mimic a stroke. You can find her at