Articles by "Brittany Hunter"

Brittany Hunter
Brittany Hunter

Brittany Hunter, health enews contributor, is a specialist of public affairs and marketing at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago. She has a degree in Journalism from Ohio University and experience in communications, marketing and public strategies. She loves going to concerts, reading and exploring the city.

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Is your bed making you sick? 
Is your bed making you sick?
Dust mites, bacteria and feces may all be making themselves at home in your bed and negatively affecting your health.
What you eat may be affecting how you sleep 
What you eat may be affecting how you sleep
An expert shares the key to promoting a restful night’s sleep through your diet.
Can your bowels help detect cancer? 
Can your bowels help detect cancer?
Sadly, the most common symptom of one type of cancer is no symptom at all, but your bathroom habits and changes in your stool may signal cause for concern.
This condition may increase your cancer risk 
This condition may increase your cancer risk
It could up your chances of developing the third leading cause of cancer-related death for both men and women.
What your nagging cough might mean  Featured
What your nagging cough might mean
Here’s how to determine if this seemingly benign symptom might be something more serious.
Back hurt? Try strengthening your core  Featured
Back hurt? Try strengthening your core
It might help you get that coveted six-pack of abs, but what a strong core does on the inside of your body is far more important.
Wendy Williams shines light on Graves’ disease  Featured
Wendy Williams shines light on Graves’ disease
Learn what the condition is and why your thyroid is important.