Articles by "Kate Eller"

Kate Eller
Kate Eller

Kate Eller, health enews contributor, is director of public affairs for Advocate Health Care’s South Region. She came to Chicago and Advocate in 2014 after living in Iowa, Nebraska, Missouri, Kansas and Texas. She enjoys road trips, exploring little towns and urban hiking with her shaggy dog around the city of Chicago. Even in the winter - there is no bad weather, only bad clothing.

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Is this more deadly than obesity? 
Is this more deadly than obesity?
How could this social factor rival the No. 1 cause of preventable death in the U.S.?
Do you forget to apply sunscreen in this spot?  Featured
Do you forget to apply sunscreen in this spot?
It may sting, but the consequences of skipping the area could hurt even worse.
Your speech might indicate early mental decline 
Your speech might indicate early mental decline
Could a simple test detect your brain’s deterioration?
Here’s how you can get healthier in 1 minute 
Here’s how you can get healthier in 1 minute
Don’t think you have the time to improve your health? Think again. These 10 actions take little to no time but can substantially boost your overall wellness.
What could make you less productive than being drunk? 
What could make you less productive than being drunk?
Hint: It could make you gain weight, too.
Do this in the afternoon to lose weight  Featured
Do this in the afternoon to lose weight
Small changes in your PM routine can have a big impact on your weight loss goals.
This common beauty ingredient may be detrimental to your health  Featured
This common beauty ingredient may be detrimental to your health
A germ-fighting chemical is being phased out of hospitals but could still be in your products.