Felice J. Freyer

Felice J. Freyer covers health policy and public health. She joined the Globe in 2014 after years as the medical writer for The Providence Journal, where she was awarded the “Master Reporter” award from the New England Association of Newspaper Editors. She is a board member and treasurer of the Association of Health Care Journalists.

Latest stories

This Mass. nonprofit makes Thanksgiving feasts for people with dietary restrictions

By Felice J. Freyer , Globe Staff

Community Servings provides “medically tailored” meals to people with a variety of chronic illnesses, and works to make sure they taste good.

Construction firm launches program to aid addicted workers

By Felice J. Freyer , Globe Staff

Commodore Builders, a mid-sized construction management firm, are providing workers with some educational programming and are making sure that naloxone is available on job sites.

Amid BC suicide case, a look at how texting can empower abusers

By Felice J. Freyer , Globe Staff

Specialists in abusive relationships say that text messaging, by its nature, can add firepower to the usual weapons of domestic violence — especially when they occur with such astounding frequency as is alleged in the suicide of a Boston College student.

Famed artist’s wife joins effort to combat stigma against mental illness

By Felice J. Freyer , Globe Staff

Glass artist Dale Chihuly disclosed his bipolar disorder two years ago. Now his wife, Leslie, is highlighting the role of caregivers.