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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People taking cholesterol meds may be at higher risk for the flu 
People taking cholesterol meds may be at higher risk for the flu
A common medication may decrease the effectiveness of the influenza vaccine.
Daily pill for adults could be promising for HIV prevention 
Daily pill for adults could be promising for HIV prevention
Pre-exposure prophylaxis could reduce a person’s chance of becoming HIV positive, study finds.
Forget food as a reward, give yourself a prize 
Forget food as a reward, give yourself a prize
Research finds that our brains enjoy inedible prizes just as much as junk food.
Exercise could help you avoid a cold this winter 
Exercise could help you avoid a cold this winter
Learn how staying active can give your immune system a boost.
What you should know about going to the eye doctor  Featured
What you should know about going to the eye doctor
Visiting the right doctor at the right time is critical for eye health. Learn why.
New tool may help families and children with autism reduce stress 
New tool may help families and children with autism reduce stress
A questionnaire evaluates stress on the family and provides suggestions to improve quality of life.
9 outdoor sports to try this winter 
9 outdoor sports to try this winter
From sledding to ski jumping, there are plenty of ways to stay active in the cold.