Articles by "Allison Garetto"

Allison Garetto
Allison Garetto

Allison Garetto, health enews contributor, is a public affairs intern at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. She is a senior at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, where she is pursuing a degree in communication and a minor in psychology. Allison is a vegetarian, artist and travel enthusiast.

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Could rising temperatures affect suicide rates? 
Could rising temperatures affect suicide rates?
A recent study explores how heat can impact health.
4 breastfeeding misconceptions debunked 
4 breastfeeding misconceptions debunked
An Advocate nurse and international board-certified lactation consultant weighs in.
Feeling overwhelmed by work?  Featured
Feeling overwhelmed by work?
Don’t let a panic attack break your focus.
Are you a hypochondriac?  Featured
Are you a hypochondriac?
Stressing over your health symptoms? Here are signs you may be overthinking things.
How this heart transplant patient continues to beat all odds 
How this heart transplant patient continues to beat all odds
Find out how she honored her donor and supporters through her latest endeavor.
The times of day you really shouldn’t check your phone  Featured
The times of day you really shouldn’t check your phone
Put it away at these times to ensure healthier relationships and improve overall wellness.
Summer bummers: Avoid these 3 bugs  Featured
Summer bummers: Avoid these 3 bugs
The outdoor season isn’t over. Don’t let the bugs bite.