Articles by "Julie Nakis"

Julie Nakis
Julie Nakis

Julie Nakis, health enews contributor, is a public affairs and marketing manager at Advocate Christ Medical Center and Advocate Children’s Hospital – Oak Lawn. She picked up a love for travel after working for a summer in London. In her free time, Julie enjoys exercising, attending concerts, staying up to date on social media marketing trends and cheering on the Blackhawks!

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MonaLisa Touch is giving women who suffer from vaginal dryness relief 
MonaLisa Touch is giving women who suffer from vaginal dryness relief
The outpatient procedure takes less than 10 minutes and requires no anesthesia.
Settle with Mr. Right Now or wait for Mr. Right?  Featured
Settle with Mr. Right Now or wait for Mr. Right?
You may want to stop holding out for the perfect mate and commit already, if your relationship has these certain attributes.
What to do if the weather turns your fingers white and numb 
What to do if the weather turns your fingers white and numb
The bitter temps are causing people to lose the feeling in their fingers and toes. An expert explains.
Tired, dizzy, bad breath? This could be to blame 
Tired, dizzy, bad breath? This could be to blame
Learn more about the less obvious symptoms of this condition and how to combat the problem.
Is it safe to hold in your pee? 
Is it safe to hold in your pee?
A urologist warns there will be consequences if you are regularly resisting the urge to visit the bathroom. Learn more.
Helping breast cancer patients feel beautiful 
Helping breast cancer patients feel beautiful
The physical changes that cancer patients undergo can often challenge their self-identity. Learn how one program is helping.
A decade later, doctor and nurse reunite with woman they saved  Featured
A decade later, doctor and nurse reunite with woman they saved
Quick thinking and strong intuition saved Michelle Bruno’s life. Learn more about the experience that changed her forever.