Articles by "Eric Alvin"

Eric Alvin
Eric Alvin

Eric Alvin, health enews contributor, is manager of public affairs and marketing at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal, Ill. He has more than 20 years of experience in both internal and external health care communications, media relations, and creating online and print marketing content. He has a great love of classic cinema and is a big fan of Turner Classic Movies.

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Do these 5 simple things to add 10 years to your life 
Do these 5 simple things to add 10 years to your life
No deals with the devil are necessary.
6 secrets to a younger brain 
6 secrets to a younger brain
Just because you’re aging doesn’t mean your mind has to.
5 habits that could be making you fat 
5 habits that could be making you fat
Altering your ways may help you prevent unwanted weight gain.
Cut your risk of dying from a heart attack in half 
Cut your risk of dying from a heart attack in half
If you knew something could reduce your risk of death by heart attack by 50 percent, would you do it?
Want to lose weight? This may be the answer 
Want to lose weight? This may be the answer
Research shows a simple routine can help you shed unwanted pounds.
Like Barbara Bush, more women are suffering from this deadly disease 
Like Barbara Bush, more women are suffering from this deadly disease
Find out why women now account for nearly 6 in 10 cases of this condition, which was previously most often associated with men.
Can this help prevent teen suicide?  Featured
Can this help prevent teen suicide?
Find out what doctors are doing to better identify and treat youth depression.